If someone told you that you had to do something called the Canyon Swing and to wait for Kamikaze Fred, would you do it?
Even from my observation spot inside a park minibus, the sight of them makes the hair on the back of my neck rise.
CouchSurfing might sound frightening, but the international connections and community can be worth it.
Luckily I have a month and a long drive from Brussels (my home at the time) back to the Dordogne in France.
The Huaorani were trembling with excitement. Their bodies contracted like springs ready to launch.
ATV-ing is like life as a woman. It's a rocky, hard, overwhelming ride on the uphill. Ditto for the downhill.
Today we’re going dog sledding and it’s very, very clear the teams are just itching to run.
The difficulty lay not in fending off wild animals, but in the fact that the next place I could expect to restock my food was 500 miles away.
Near the fishing village of Loreto, 700 miles south of the border on the Sea of Cortez, two travelers embark on a one-week kayaking trip.
An extended family boards a hand-built boat to circumnavigate the world.
Leaving her job behind, an ecologist sets out on a vocational training scholarship while island hopping from Canada to the Indian Ocean.