Need Travel Vaccinations? Check Out These Helpful Tips: For a trip to Namibia in Africa, we recently got vaccinations for Hepatitas A, Hepatitas B and Typhoid, as well as prescriptions for pills to protect against malaria. When we first started doing vaccination research, we discovered the...

Hiking Kings Canyon in Watarrka National Park The steps before me were natural red rock and offered a steep climb – the first leg on a 3.7-mile loop to see a majestic canyon and laze in paradise. Named Heartbreak Hill – sometimes even known as Heart...

Hiking Mountainous Dunes in Namib-Naukluft Park As the sun beat down on the Namib Desert, my bare feet began to burn, and I raced for the crest of the massive dune. Crossing the top quickly, I shot down the shaded side of the hill and plunged...

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="240"] Switzerland in Sight[/caption] I’ve tried my hand at climbing a couple high-altitude peaks, but I never thought one day I’d be traveling through mountains. Switzerland is a country of wonders, but none so much as the adventure afforded by the Jungfrau Railway,...

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="236"] Temple of the Inscriptions[/caption] Set deep in the jungle of Chiapas, Mexico, Palenque is one of the most impressive Mayan ruins, with temples dating back to 100 BC. I was 15 years old when I first felt the rush of discovering an ancient...