Adventure Travel​​

Exploring The Caucasus Mountains On The Chechen Border: It’s Not What You’d Think
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Exploring The Caucasus Mountains On The Chechen Border: It’s Not What You’d Think

Small black figures walk up and down the jagged ridge. A patch of blue sky peers down onto the blue-green slopes of the bare mountainside before it disappears behind the grey, cotton clouds. A cool […]

Turning Points: A Dispatch From The End Of The Country
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Turning Points: A Dispatch From The End Of The Country

In the days preceding winter solstice, the sky enshrouding Barrow, Alaska, is a hue somewhere between mineral pitch and squid ink. And the skyline stays that way for all of a handful of minutes when […]

Cape Town Is Beautiful, And This Video Makes It Look Even Better
Cape Town Is Beautiful, And This Video Makes It Look Even Better

Cape Town Is Beautiful, And This Video Makes It Look Even Better

I know that it’s not exactly difficult to make South Africa’s Cape Town look beautiful, given the perpetually sunny weather and the grand landscape of the city as it sits below nearby Table Mountain. But […]

Scaling Italy’s Iron Roads
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Scaling Italy’s Iron Roads

Every so often, in the hills of northern Italy, travelers still stumble onto caches of rusting grenades beneath the snow and ice that lingers from World War I. Italian and Austrian soldiers once crept over […]

Burning Calories And Rubber In The Heat Of Oaxaca
Burning Calories And Rubber In The Heat Of Oaxaca

Burning Calories And Rubber In The Heat Of Oaxaca

Bicycle touring is an amazing way to travel but it can be slow-going. Our Journey started in Mexico with the plan to pedal south through Central and South America. I imagined cycling would be a […]

A Voyage To Costa Rica’s Underwater Serengeti
A Voyage To Costa Ricas Underwater Serengeti

A Voyage To Costa Rica’s Underwater Serengeti

330 miles west, or a day and half in boat time, is Cocos Island, an uninhabited island officially part of Costa Rica that is considered to be one of the world’s best locations for scuba […]

Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 5)
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Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 5)

In part five of my travel video series from Maui, Hawaii, I travel to the Surfing Goat Dairy Farm, Maui’s premiere (and only) goat farm, where I am put to work feeding and milking the […]

Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 4)
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Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 4)

In part four of my travel video series from Maui, Hawaii, I decide to get a little high culture in and head to Ulupalakua Winery and Ranch, where I sample some pineapple wine (what else?), […]

Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 3)
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Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 3)

In part three of my travel video series from Maui, Hawaii, I start off the day by heading back up the side of Haleakala Volcano, then lunging my body of the side of the hillside […]

Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 2)
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Travel Guide to Maui, Hawaii (Part 2)

In part two of my travel video series from Maui, Hawaii, I travel to Paia, the small, laid-back beach town on the northern coast of Maui, to track down the famed breakfast dish called the […]