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Travel inspiration and destination info for getting outdoors and into nature.

6 adrenaline-pumping experiences in the Swiss Alps

The Swiss Alps are home to enough adrenaline-pumping experiences to last you a lifetime. But where to start in a region of breathtaking peeks? That's where we come in. From paragliding and skydiving to canyon swings and mountain zip lines, here are six unforgettable things to do in the heart of Europe. 1- Run off the edge of a mountain Paragliding is about...

8 best destinations for adventure seekers

Listen up, adventure seekers: we know the average destination won’t meet your ultimate travel desires. You need action, adrenaline, and loads of fun. Luckily, we’ve found just the places for you. From whitewater rafting in Interlaken to shark cage diving in Cape Town, these eight destinations are sure to inject some adrenaline into your travel plans. 1. Get wild in...

9 Best Weekend Getaways in Florida

If you’re heading towards the east coast of the United States for an incredible weekend getaway in Florida, these must-sees sights are sure to keep your itinerary jam packed with excitement. From white sand beaches and grand theme parks to museums about space exploration, Florida has you covered.  Hit the beach in Miami

8 sunny destinations south of the equator

Life’s better by the beach — that’s a fact. But for most of us in the northern hemisphere, there’s a whole season full of winter coats and steaming mugs of tea that gets in the way of beachside lounging. For swimming trunks and icy cool cocktails year-round, head south! From the pristine islands of Fiji and Bora Bora to...

8 wellness experiences to add to your wishlist

Let’s face it, last year was tough. So, how are you going to treat yourself to some much-deserved rest and relaxation as the world gradually reopens? From steaming saunas in Finnish Lapland to touring the serene temples of Thailand, we’ve got some ideas… Soak in nature at its most spectacular

Online workshop: Street art with Berlin graffiti artist

For our world at home initiative, we’re bringing some of our best-loved tours and experiences to you. It’s our way of injecting a little of the joy of travel into your living room and of celebrating the amazing guides who make our travels incredible. In this installment Kurtis, host of...

8 best places to see the Northern Lights

Watching the Northern Lights dance across the night sky is on everyone's bucket list. While we can't guarantee you'll see this elusive natural phenomenon, we can point you in the right direction. Here are 8 amazing places to head to this winter to watch the Northern Lights plus one extra special recommendation for the crazy adventurers among you. But...

6 best US National Parks to visit in the winter

When the days start to get cold and short, it is easy to hunker down for the winter. But did you know that you can still explore some of the best U.S. national parks in the winter? The best part is that the crowds are so much smaller and you can take advantage...