Explore the Galapagos Islands with Intrepid Travel and ThePlanetD

Posted on April 4th, 2013 by Dave and Deb


Imagine swimming with sea lions and being surrounded by magnificent sharks as you snorkel in pristine waters. Or witness a marine iguana feeding on a corral reef while sea turtles float lazily by. The Galapagos Islands are one of the most unique ecosystems in the entire world. When taking an Intrepid Travel Tour to this remote destination off the coast of Ecuador, you’ll have the opportunity to experience the thrill of a lifetime. Listen to our Live Broadcast If you’ve [...]

Adventure Travel for Everyone

Posted on February 16th, 2013 by Dave and Deb


Adventure travel is taking over the world and increasingly people are adding an element of excitement to their travels. When people visit a destination, they want experiences. The profile of a traveler is changing and the attitude of a traveler is changing with it. Gone are the days when polar expeditions or mountain summits were only for the elite or ultra rich. Adventure travel is for everyone We believe it and while some people feel that climbing to the top [...]

Best of America – Our Top Stops

Posted on December 21st, 2012 by Dave and Deb

Grand Canyon travel photos

As the end of the year approaches, we always like to flashbacks share funny videos and put out “Best of” posts. So keeping with our tradition, we’re sharing another top experience with you. The Best of America highlights the top locations we’ve visited in the country over the past four years. We have a lot more to see, but I think we’re off to a good start. We tallied up the states we’ve visited in our life and we’ve been [...]

12 Amazing Adventures

Posted on December 12th, 2012 by Dave and Deb


The end of the year is quickly approaching and you know what that means? It’s time for round ups and top 10’s. For Dave and I, the adventures are over until 2013 so as we enjoy relaxing moments in front of the fire, catching up on films and reading a good book, we have been given time to reflect on what an amazing and wonderful 2012 we had. In honour of it being 12/12/12 today, here’s our top 12 travel [...]

Bond Locations We’ve Been To

Posted on November 19th, 2012 by Dave and Deb

bond movie locations switzerland

Bond… James Bond While we were back in Canada last week, we happened to be home for the debut of Skyfall, the latest James Bond movie with Daniel Craig. We both agree, he’s the best James Bond ever and while I was watching the movie, I started to think about all the cool Bond Locations around the world. This guy gets around and we just so happen to get around too. So I went home, did some research and realized [...]

Airline Travel is so Annoying

Posted on October 2nd, 2012 by Dave and Deb

airline over clouds

We’ve been flying a lot these days and the more we fly, the more we notice little quirks about airline travel that make no sense to us. All the rules and regulations are a mystery. Why do airlines do what they do and why do people seem to lose all common sense when flying. Each airline and airport all have different rules and different ways to operate and we grow frustrated with these inconsistencies. It’s exhausting trying to keep up [...]

Cool City Tours of Summer

Posted on August 14th, 2012 by Dave and Deb

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We’ve had the opportunity to do some very cool city tours during our around the world travels. We’ve taken some cool motorbike tours in Vietnam, walking tours in New Zealand and we had a lot of walkabouts in China. Dave and Deb’s Cool City Tours But it was this past year that we had the chance to experience the coolest and most unique city tours of our travels. We discovered interesting ways to explore the great cities of this world. [...]

How Not to Get Locked Up Abroad

Posted on May 21st, 2012 by Dave and Deb

foreigner in jail

We first heard about Locked up Abroad while travelling in Jamaica. Our travel mates were chatting about all the different ways that clueless tourists manage to get themselves thrown in jail. I couldn’t believe that this was actually a TV series and I just had to see it for myself. When we returned home, we caught a few episodes and found them to be very entertaining. It’a amazing to see what people think they can get away with in other countries around the world.