Solo Travel Made Easy

Solo Travel Made Easy

Travelling solo can be a great adventure.  If you travel alone, you’ll get to know yourself better and follow your own schedule.  If you’ve been holding back, these tips will make it easier for you to head out alone.  You’ll learn how to deal with three of the most common concerns. Coping with Loneliness and Boredom You may wonder about […]

The Feeling Of Tandem Skydiving

The Feeling Of Tandem Skydiving

Tandem skydiving is an excellent way to experience this popular extreme sport.  People, though, have a number of fears about skydiving.  One myth is that you can’t breathe while you’re free falling.  That is certainly not true, otherwise jumpers wouldn’t be conscious when they reached the ground.  Another concern is that your chute may fail to open.  Student chutes are […]

Kitesurfing in the UK

Kitesurfing in the UK

Have you ever tried the extreme water sport of kitesurfing?  Kitesurfing has been growing rapidly in the UK since starting in the late 1990’s and now has many thousands of participants, worldwide.  It’s a great recreational, outdoor pursuit that really gives you a rush and keeps you fit.  Kitesurfing is a fusion of many different sports such as windsurfing, surfing […]

Rock Climbing:  Start Local Then Go Global

Rock Climbing: Start Local Then Go Global

Many people are drawn to the sport of rock climbing because it allows them the opportunity to see the world from a unique vantage point.  If you are a fitness buff who loves to travel, rock climbing can help you indulge your passion for exploration while you push yourself to reach your athletic goals.   People who fall in love […]

Go Karting – Bring out your inner Lewis Hamilton

Go Karting – Bring out your inner Lewis Hamilton

Imagine, contorting your body as you hit a curve launching your sprint kart down the circuit.  Pressing on the accelerator as you exercise dead-on hand-and-eye coordination determining the smartest way to turn the drift in the 31st minute of an hour-long enduro race.  Atlernatively, as a spectator – routing for the likes of Fernando Alonso or Lewis Hamilton, in their […]

Scuba Diving in Costa Rica

Scuba Diving in Costa Rica

Costa Rica is an eco-tourism paradise with rainforests, exotic wildlife, volcanoes and much more.  This relatively small central american country is also an interesting place to scuba dive.  Most of the diving in Costa Rica is done on the west coast Pacific Ocean side. An area up in the Guanacaste region, located in the northwestern part of the country and […]

Attention All Skiers:  Try Snowboarding!

Attention All Skiers: Try Snowboarding!

Do you love winter?  More importantly, do you love spending time in the cold winter weather?  If so, and you are looking for a great new activity to try this winter, consider snowboarding.   For many people, the idea of snowboarding sounds dangerous, like it was only for crazy teenage boys.  The idea of skiing down a large hill or […]

Las Vegas… Not just for Gamblers

Las Vegas… Not just for Gamblers

Mention, Las Vegas and you’re likely to think casinos, elaborate hotels and bizarre, themed weddings.  You probably didn’t think extreme sports.  The number of different extreme sports in Las Vegas has exploded in recent years.  Skateboarding, BMX biking, skydiving and rock climbing are amongst those available in the city and in the rugged landscape, nearby.   There are many skate […]

Trekking Machu Picchu

Trekking Machu Picchu

The Inca Trail This is undoubtedly Peru’s most popular trekking route.  Recommended for the physical fit only, it runs for more than 40km and reaches 4,200 metres above sea level (masl). at its highest point, that is the Warmiwañuska or Dead Woman’s Pass.   The stone-paved trail, discovered in 1960 and part of the more than 23,000 km of roads […]