Category: Adventure

Off the Beaten Track in Asia

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It is incredibly difficult to come up with a list of 10 must-see places in Asia, given the entire vastness of this continent. From the landscape to the climate, the languages and the cultures, the variations are huge. Add the long history that has been recorded in many of the Asian countries, and your head will be full of information from every trip. Still, if you would like a taste of history, culture, and landscape, here are some places you can start with that are not the usual tourist traps. Bagan, Myanmar Back in its heyday, this was the center of thousands of Buddhist temples. Built around the 12th century, visitors to Bagan can still see what remains of the 13,000 temples that used to stand around. Visitors should pack very comfortable footwear as they will spend days exploring these old sites.

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Top Ten Must-See Attractions in Africa

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wildlife safaris Africa
Africa conjures up images of deserts and safaris, and while this is true, there are also lush landscapes and even very historical places to see in this continent. Travelers have much to explore here, and they may start with these top ten attractions that will introduce them to the beauty of the African nations. Maasia Mara National Reserve, Kenya This connects also to the Serengeti National Park, creating a huge safari destination that allows visitors to see wildlife in their natural habitat. Beyond seeing the wonderful herds and the native plant species, tourists can also take a hot-air balloon ride like no other, offering them also a view of the spectacular animals from above. Victoria Falls, Zambia This wonderful attraction has a local name that translates to “The Smoke That Thunders”, which is an attempt to explain the force of the water rushing down the waterfalls.

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6 Exciting Adventure Destinations Around the World

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Angel Falls Adventure Travel Destinations

The falls cannot be reached easily but it still makes the list of top visited attractions not only within Venezuela but in the world. The falls are over 3,200 feet high. This highest waterfall is surrounded by a region of jungle and mountains which add adventure to the trip. Visit the waterfall and appreciate the dense yet mesmerizing jungle sceneries. Mount Snowdon, United Kingdom Mount Snowdon is one of the best adventure travel destinations in the United Kingdom. Located in Snowdonia National Park in Wales, Mount Snowdon is one of the country's highest peaks. People flock here from all over the UK to walk and climb these mountains, where stunning views of craggy mountains can be enjoyed. The area is also a popular spot for other outdoor activities. White water rafting, rock climbing, kayakaing, canyoning, zip lining, caving and surfing can all be enjoyed in and around Mount Snowdon.