Looking to get in shape this year but need a little motivation? Check out these eight trips around the world to help you get fit in 2023.
Join Wildland Trekking to explore the mountains of Chile’s newly designated Patagonia National Park on foot. On this journey, guests go horseback riding through the remote Aysen region and hike past glacier-fed lakes, high plateaus, pristine forests and expansive grasslands. At night, gather around a campfire and learn about local history and culture.
Book a Classic Antarctica Air Cruise through Adventure Life and skip the two-day voyage through the turbulent Drake Passage. Explore South Shetland Island and the Antarctic Peninsula. Throughout the trip, take advantage of opportunities to kayak the austral waters or hike and snowshoe on shore.
Utah’s 100-mile White Rim Trail loops in and out of a multicolored array of spires, arches, buttes and mesas carved by the Green and Colorado rivers. During the four-day tour from Escape Adventures, guests mountain bike through off-road routes while admiring secret passageways, hidden canyons and ancient Puebloan ruins.
Set on the edge of Yellowstone National Park in Big Sky, Montana, The Wilson Hotel serves as a basecamp for active adventures. Guests can hike, mountain bike, whitewater raft, snowshoe, ski, explore the surrounding town and marvel at the natural wonders and wildlife in the park.
The Ozark Mountains provide the perfect backdrop for one of the best mountain biking trail systems in Bentonville, Arkansas. Escape Adventures offers a five-day mountain biking tour where travelers can enjoy miles of singletracks with scenic views, as well as world-class restaurants, colorful boutiques and a state-of-the-art museum in town.
Explore the enchanting Galapagos Islands at Scalesia Galapagos Lodge, discover the Amazon Rainforest at Sacha Lodge and experience the Andes at Hacienda Piman during a 15-day tour of Ecuador. Guests hike near active volcanoes, learn about native animals and flowers, paddle blackwater creeks and lakes, ride through mountains aboard a train and shop around one of the biggest craft markets in South America.
Cycle Tuscany’s scenic Strade Bianche through hilly vineyards and medieval villages while enjoying food and wines from one of Italy’s finest culinary regions. The itinerary includes cycling the historic white gravel roads in Crete Sensei while making cultural stops and admiring the region’s authentic beauty.
For those looking for an endless adventure surrounded by stunning views, check out Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Embark on a daytrip to Grand Teton or Yellowstone National Park for wildlife, hiking, skiing, ropes courses and a soak in the nearby hot springs.
Whether you are interested in music, art, history, food, sports or fashion, Music City has something for everyone to sing about. Nashville is accessible, friendly and authentic, with diverse neighborhoods, a storied musical heritage and a creative culture that energizes the city.
Anyone who’s visited a destination known for its northern lights viewing during certain times of the year knows, just because you visit doesn’t mean you’ll be able to actually see the northern lights. A lot has to come together for them to be visible, and if the weather doesn’t cooperate, you might be out of luck. However, a new cruise aims to help travelers avoid the disappointment of traveling across the world just to be left lightless.
More and more travelers want to feel good about the hotel they stay in and the trips they take. They want to know their vacation isn’t harming the environment and local community they are visiting. These hotels go above and beyond when it comes to giving back to local communities, employees, the environment and more.
United Airlines is in the midst of a major initiative to modernize its fleet over the next several years. After first announcing the plan in 2021, planes fitted with United’s signature interior are finally beginning to appear across the airline’s narrowbody fleet of Boeing and Airbus planes. United flyers are sure to notice these enhancements from the moment they step on board: Each new or updated plane sports remodeled seats, seatback entertainment screens for everyone, Bluetooth connectivity and more, all adding up to a better experience on every journey.
According to Kampgrounds of America’s 2023 report, 38 percent of campers say they will camp during the winter season while another 27 percent say they are thinking about it. Benefits of winter camping include fewer crowds, snowy scenery and opportunities to ski. Cabins and glamping are also growing in popularity this winter season. Here are five winter camping destinations and tips.