13 parks down, 46 to go! Photo credit: Stefanie Payne Stefanie Payne stands beneath a massive stalagmite at Carlsbad Caverns
I've noticed that each of the five major geographic regions offer up distinctive qualities and dispositions. They are, of course, bound together by a common pride and gladness for their shared ship, but they are also quite different, and each is worth visiting for its inimitability and exceptional assets.
Hiking stick medallions from Mammoth Cave National Park. | Image credit: Stefanie Payne When I snapped out of my daydreams
Get Wild Growing up, my parents were stationed around the world, and I have lived and traveled to some far off exotic places
Like many of the growing numbers of tourists visiting the Adriatic coastal region, I've been to Slovenia numerous times. What keeps attracting me back to explore more each time is the combination of pure nature, wine and gastronomical offerings, and the hospitality of the local people.
Throughout this "year of mindfulness," we have pondered what it means to live mindfully. One of the key elements focuses
Unless you've been under a travel rock for the past couple of years, you've probably heard about the discovery of Hang Sơn Đoòng (HSD), the largest cave in the world. The good news? It's now open to explorers.
According to the Daily Mail, cavers can make a quick one-minute, 110-meter (that's roughly 360 feet to you and me) drop descent
I had arrived in Zagreb a week earlier to meet five fellow seasoned travelers to explore some of Croatia's incredible outdoor activities and culinary delights. We were looking forward to the stunning countryside, preserved parks and gastronomic specialties.
A perfect day in the life of an adventure traveler is one that gets your adrenaline pumping, energizes the soul, and enhances your appreciation for the natural world. Brazil is a paradise for the spirited adventurer.
Whether you're a first-timer or an experienced fisherman, the thrill of catching your own dinner is irresistible.
"Nobody has systematically looked for life in these caves," ESA astronaut trainer and CAVES course designer Loredana Bessone
A proposal to protect wild bat colonies in Colorado from a deadly fungus is drawing criticism from the state's caving community