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Costa Rica – Ziplining in the Monteverde Cloud Forest

The Monteverde Extremo Park The Monteverde Cloud Forest offers a variety of activities which include horseback riding, bat exhibits, a serpentarium, insect exhibits, coffee plantation tours, a frog pond tour, Read More

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Costa Rica – The wonders of Manuel Antonio

Day two of our Costa Rica road trip: the Manuel Antonio National Park. The town of Quepos is located 160km from San Jose on the Pacific coast, in the northern Read More

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A hike in the Corcovado National Park – Costa Rica

The Corcovado National Park was my first tropical hike. My inability to contain my excitement was evident, and the smile on my face was irrepressible. After arriving at the airport Read More

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Zion National Park – The Promised Land

Zion is according  to most travelers and adventure-seekers one of the most popular and beautiful national parks in the country. This comes to no surprise. Aside from the beauty of Read More

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Monument Valley – The Valley within the Rock

The Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, a 91,696 acres park inside the Navajo Nation and located next to the small Indian town of Goulding, extends into Arizona and Utah and Read More

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Grand Canyon National Park – An Adventure of 17 Million Years

The Grand Canyon. Or more accurately, the Magnificent Canyon. Because let’s face it, this is one magnificent rock formation. Mother Nature did her job really well on this one. If Read More

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Arches National Park – A Rock-climbing Heaven

Due to the ridiculous desire to see all possible national parks in two weeks’ time, we were only able to spend one day in Arches National Park. When arriving at Read More

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Death Valley National Park – The Enchanted Desert

In terms of crazy landscapes, Death Valley has to be in the top ten. It is the driest, lowest and hottest park in the entire country, making it the national Read More