Visiting Ushuaia: Tierra del Fuego Sensations

With its back to the world, the town of Ushuaia on the island of Tierra del Fuego at the southern tip of Argentina, casts its gaze to the South. From here, the southernmost city in the world, the big view is across the Beagle Channel, where Charles Darwin passed through, over the string of mountainous Chilean islands, and beyond to Antarctica.

By |2019-06-17T19:09:16-05:00December 4, 2017|Categories: Active Travel, Argentina, National Parks, Nature and Wildlife, South America|Tags: , |0 Comments

Adventure Travel Trends: Our evolving travel style confirmed by research

The more we travel, the more we seem to arrange our trips around adventure travel–itineraries with activities leading us into wilderness or protected areas and connecting with local communities. We’ve morphed into more active travelers [...]

By |2017-11-28T20:51:05-05:00October 27, 2017|Categories: Active Travel, Interviews, Our Travel Life, Travel|Tags: , |6 Comments

Adventure Travel World Summit: Environment, Local Communities & the Year 2041

Our Pre-Summit Adventure group with guide Juan touring Ushuaia and Tierra del Fuego. Tom didn't hear the "wave" call and was looking at his camera. Regularly, we wonder what the heck we’re doing. [...]

By |2017-11-30T11:51:25-05:00October 23, 2017|Categories: Active Travel, Argentina, Interviews, South America, Travel|Tags: , |2 Comments

Adventure Travel in Quebec, a la Kris and Tom

This suspension bridge over Fjord du Saguenay was our destination on my first Via Ferrata. Before we even left for Quebec, we faced some tough decisions. The centerpiece of our visit was a [...]

By |2019-01-29T11:03:46-05:00July 20, 2016|Categories: Active Travel, Canada, National Parks, North America|Tags: , |2 Comments