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There’s lots of local food and flavor but the Ice-bear watching could be the most entertaining thing to do while you are in the area. Entertaining in a dangerous, life-threatening kind of sense but lots of fun nonetheless!
They may call them ice bears, but the big, burly and strangely familiar white bears in the... Read all »
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While hanging around Alaska and looking for great snowboarding trails to test your mettle upon, finding a comfy and centralized location to call home for the duration of your stay should be the first thing on your to do list. Most people pick Fairbanks because it’s right in the middle of things – literally.... Read all »
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If you know you want to check them out but not where, try South Africa this year, maybe Cape Town or somewhere nearby. It is summertime for them and the waters are warm.
The southern tip of Africa is one of the more civilized portions of the continent. With that civilization comes a bustling tourism industry and... Read all »
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Simply put, you won’t see every kind of whale on one excursion and will need to take many trips if you plan to see them all in person. There are many ports all over the world but Vancouver Island in Canada has access to lots of water and, therefore, lots of whales.
Being so far north, most of the places in Canada... Read all »
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Iceland offers a good variety of wildlife to appreciate and whale watchers might consider making the Icelandic city of Reykjavik their home away from home during an excursion.
As far as capital cities go, Reykjavik is a fine place to visit and stay for a while. It’s going to be cold so bring along suitable... Read all »
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The east and west coast are both popular points of launch for people old and young who want to go see the world’s biggest animals. When going on a trip to see something big though, it only seems appropriate to start your trip in Los Angeles, the biggest city in the United States and about as far west as you can go... Read all »
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If you were to go out from a spot like Kaikoura in New Zealand, basically surrounded by water on all sides, you should be able to find some whales. There will be plenty of beautiful sights to see besides the animals too.
New Zealand is a beautiful country. If you have ever seen any of the Lord of the Rings movies,... Read all »
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However, if breathing in some salty air and getting away from the world to bask in the presence of a great beast, Hawaii would be a great location from which you could launch your trip.
Hawaii is about as beautiful a place as the United States has to offer. It’s an island community southwest of California and one... Read all »
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Among the Azores there will surely be a good city for you to set up in, maybe get a hotel and check out the town while waiting for your tour to set sail.
Because they are volcanic islands, the Azores could be dangerous to stay on for a long time. You might not want to sleep there for fear of an eruption but that... Read all »
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Often referred as the heart of the country, Thingvellir is amongst the best glacier hiking spots in Iceland. It is a national park hosting thousands of tourists from various parts of the globe. The area is full of natural masterpieces and among the best when it comes to glacier hiking. The glacier... Read all »
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To put you on the right track, and prevent you from doing an extensive research over the internet, and hence, saving your precious time, this page provides the basic information about one of the world's most beautiful locations for bobsledding. Indeed, it is Switzerland. The origin of bobsledding is attributed to... Read all »
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Speaking of the skiing options, Harris Mountains offer the best locations for skiing. Having access to the terrain, you can enjoy uninterrupted days on the piste. If you are with your friends and are looking for fun activities, then Harris Mountains offer lots of fun both before and after dark.... Read all »