Driving south to north on Highway 1, Chris Moss immerses himself in the empty backroads, desert towns and coastal resorts of Baja California. Leaving Los Cabos isn’t going to be easy. The legendary resort at the southern tip of Baja California has a quaint colonial township at San Jose de Cabo, superlative snorkeling and ultra-romantic beaches (one’s called Playa del Amor), … [Read more...]
Adventure Vacation Planning
Adventure vacation planning tips, guides, photos and videos to help make your next vacation the best possible whether it's scuba diving in Bali or hiking in India.
You're ready for something new...the Caribbean was relaxing, Italy was a feast for the eyes and all that French bread lead to an extra belt loop! This year, it's time to get off the beaten path and try something new...a true adventure! After helping hundreds of thousands of guests over the years, Vacation.com agents know that you can certainly plan a trip on your own, but … [Read more...]
Have you ever wanted to vacation like a celebrity? You might be surprised to find that in some cases it's more accessible than you might believe! Years ago, when Harrison Ford first drove over Wyoming’s Teton Pass – 8,249-feet high – and spied Jackson Hole, a broad valley framed by the majestic, snow-capped Grand Teton mountains with the Snake River weaving through town, he … [Read more...]
Journeying to the Galapagos Islands is a very unique adventure, so don't be surprised if you have questions about how to prepare for this trip, as well as concerns about what to pack.Packing 101 The first thing to understand about a trip to the Galapagos archipelago is that cruising is by far the most common way to experience these islands, so you'll probably be staying in … [Read more...]
On your next cruise, why not sail somewhere you’ve never been before? Consider an itinerary that visits one of these lesser-known but incredible destinations. If one (or more) of these catches your interest, your cruise travel professional will help you get there! Tromsø, Norway Tromsø is the world’s largest city north of the Arctic Circle; surprisingly, cruise ships call on … [Read more...]