Lausanne Things to Do Plus Lake Geneva Day Trips

Lake Geneva is the Swiss Riviera and part of French Switzerland. It feels very different from other parts of Switzerland, what with everyone speaking French, and Lausanne feels very metropolitan and fashionable. It’s almost like visiting more than one country, yet you’re still in Switzerland with all of its benefits, like the delicious food and the ridiculously efficient transportation system. Lausanne has many things to do, making it a great place to both …

Torres del Paine: Dale & Team Start the O Circuit

Today we started our full circuit trek of Torres de Paine trek with beautiful blue skies and no wind.

Things to Do In Oregon City and Mt. Hood Territory

We spent the Fourth of July weekend in Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory for some well-deserved communing with nature. While only a half-hour’s drive away from the city of Portland, The Territory feels a world away with its small towns and a wide range of outdoor activities. For our four-day visit to Mt. Hood Territory, we hiked, kayaked, and checked out fun and interesting things to do in Oregon City.Hiking TrailsThe main reason for our trip was to spend some quality time outdoors. In Oregon’s…

Torres del Paine: Dale & Team Meetin in Sunny Punta Arenas

The group is looking forward to spending a week trekking and taking in this remarkable place.

Two Days, Three Cities: Bern, Murten, and Avenches

During our two-week tour of Switzerland, we set aside two days to visit Switzerland’s capital city, Bern. With two days in Bern, we were able to visit many of Bern’s points of interest, and we were also able to venture outside of the city for a day-trip to Murten and Avenches.Bern Switzerland Points of Interest On our first day in Bern, we took a self-guided walking tour through the…

Kilimanjaro: Hahn & Team Explore in Tarangire National Park

It was a little tough leaving the Plantation Lodge this morning -it is a very comfortable place and we’d enjoyed our two nights there, but it was time to be moving on.

Maine’s Hiking Challenge: Moosehead Pinnacle Pursuit

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Visit Maine for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Nowadays we thrive on taking challenges and getting rewarded for our accomplishments. Isn’t that why we get hooked on smartphone games that reward us with coins and gems and stars? There are a number of hiking…

Kilimanjaro: Hahn & Team Bid Farewell After Their Climb and Safari

Our final day in Africa started way out in Balloon Camp in Tarangire National Park.

Traditional Vietnamese Food: 15 Dishes to Try in Vietnam

There are so many things to be excited about when traveling to Vietnam, but one of the things we were really looking forward to was trying Vietnamese cuisine. We were traveling with Viking River Cruises on their Magnificent Mekong river cruise trip, so we weren’t sure how many opportunities we would have to eat traditional Vietnamese food. We actually had a …

Kilimanjaro: Hahn & Team Descend and Return to Arumeru River Lodge

Almost as if to make up for rain and sloppy conditions yesterday evening, today we were granted a perfect morning.

10 Fun Things to Do in Puerto Peñasco Mexico

Puerto Peñasco was a Mexican seaside destination of which we were completely unaware, which is a shame since it’s a relatively short 5.5-hour drive from our home in San Diego. Puerto Peñasco has many names, including Rocky Point and Arizona’s beach, because of its close proximity to the Arizona border. Puerto Peñasco turned out to be the perfect Mexico beach resort vacation spot for us. While there are the typical clubs for drinking…

Kilimanjaro: Hahn & Team Conquer the Barranco Wall

We woke up in clear and cold splendor down in the Barranco Valley.

6 beautiful natural phenomena you can only experience in winter

Some of nature’s most incredible sights only come out in the cold. The post 6 beautiful natural phenomena you can only experience in winter appeared first on Orbitz.

Top Things to Do with Two Days in Hanoi

Hanoi is Vietnam’s capital city, located in northern Vietnam. Hanoi is frenetic and has a reputation for its crazy traffic, mostly made up of motorbikes. It’s also known for its French architecture and mouthwatering variety of Vietnamese street food. On our Magnificent Mekong tour with Viking River Cruises, we had 48 hours in Vietnam. Even with that short amount of time, …