outdoors

San Pedro La Laguna: Where Time Stands Still And The Party Never Stops In Guatemala

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Guatemala’s Lake Atitlan boasts a number of tourist-friendly villages worth exploring. While Panajachel offers chances to hike and interact with wildlife, San Antonio is a Mayan Village known for its weaving and textiles; however, of all the places I visited […]

Active Middle East: Amazing Desert Adventures In Israel

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People have many pre-conceived ideas about Israel. I say this not only because I had my own before visiting — mainly that visiting religious sites would be the only way to fill my days — but because of the statements […]

Bus-free Through India: That Time I Was Charged By An Elephant

indian elephant

After cycling 60 miles (97 kilometers), high-altitude camping at 2,200 meters (7,218 feet) and hiking 11 miles (17 kilometer) uphill — including ascending the Western Ghats second-highest peak, Meesapulimala, at 2,640 meters (8,661 feet) — I thought today would be […]