One of the dreamiest destinations we’ve ever visited was Victoria Falls in Zambia. Zambia surprised us. Known as the adventure capital of Africa there are so many things to do in Victoria Falls to get your blood pumping. While cycling through Zambia during our trip through from Cairo to Cape Town and I remember how lush and green the country… Read More
Looking for more extreme travels? Adrenaline junkies love to push the limits and get the heart pounding.
Did you know that today is National Face Your Fears Day? We have often said that if you push yourself out of your comfort zone just a little each day, life will be more fulfilling, exciting, and you’ll gain more confidence. Clearly many people feel the same way. Face Your Fears With a day devoted to facing your fears, it’s… Read More
“The water is huge right now” our whitewater rafting guide KT said with a giddy smile. “I love hitting it big, so we’re going to try to catch every big rapid we can.” The Ottawa River is world-renowned for its big white water. Guides from all four corners of the earth come to play in its rapids. Whitewater Rafting Ottawa… Read More
Isn’t dirt biking something that only 17-year-old boys do? That’s what came to my mind while driving to Peterborough, Ontario for a two-day dirt biking adventure with Trail Tours. In less than a month we would be circumnavigating Lake Superior by motorcycle. Since we’re new riders that have only been out on motorcycles a total of 6 times that summer, we… Read More
We always thought adventures were for other people. We saw ourselves working at jobs we didn’t love, always scrambling to save money for a vacation or eventually settling on a life we truly didn’t want, but felt trapped in because of our station in life. And then we chose a life of adventure. We surprised ourselves and learned that anyone… Read More
What it’s like to learn how to whitewater kayak in Ontario. Dave and I have had our share of extraordinary adventures from cycling the continent of Africa, climbing to Everest Base Camp, (and the summit Mount Kilimanjaro, Gunung Batur and Mount Kinabalu) to kayaking in both the North and South Poles. Bur most challenging adventure to date happened to be… Read More