Adventure Herald
  • Adventure Travel in South America
    Pre-Lenten Festivals: Carnival of Oruro

    Before the fasting period of Lent (that leads up to the Christian celebration of Easter), many Christian countries and cultures find a way to celebrate Carnival. The Carnival period is usually in February and March – sometimes starting as early as January 6 – when there are special parties and parades, but usually there is one specific […]

  • Adventure Travel in South America
    Pre-Lenten Festivals: Barranquilla Carnival

    Before the fasting period of Lent (that leads up to the Christian celebration of Easter), many Christian countries and cultures find a way to celebrate Carnival. The Carnival period is usually in February and March – sometimes starting as early as January 6 – when there are special parties and parades, but usually there is one specific […]

  • Adventure Travel in South America
    Pre-Lenten Festivals: Rio Carnival

    Before the fasting period of Lent (that leads up to the Christian celebration of Easter), many Christian countries and cultures somehow celebrate Carnival. The Carnival period is usually in February and March – sometimes starting as early as January 6 –  when there are special parties and parades, but usually there is one specific Carnival week that […]

  • Adventure Travel in South America
    The Amazing Amazon Rainforest

    The Amazon Rainforest is that famed jungle covering a huge part of South America, that alone makes up more than half (!!) of the world’s rainforests. It’s also the most bio-diverse tropical rainforest in the world, plus it is home to vast swathes of untouched and unexplored land. The mysteries of the Amazon Jungle offers ample adventure […]

  • Adventure Travel in South America
    Adventure Travel in the Galapagos Islands

    The Galapagos Islands are considered to be the home to what’s considered among the world’s most diverse flora and fauna, as well as unique species of wildlife. While any adventure travel to Latin America would likely be an unforgettable experience, if you have the budget you shouldn’t miss heading out to the Galapagos Islands. Photo By: Paul […]

  • Adventure Travel in Eastern Europe
    9 of the World’s Weirdest Foods

    Adventurous travel is about more than just how many extreme sports you try, ticking off the famous sites, and whether you “head off-the-beaten-path” to a non-touristy bar. Adventurous travel should also be about experiencing some of the real local culture, including both the bizarre and the brilliant parts. Of course, one of the most important parts […]

  • Extreme Mountain Adventures
    A Little Guide to the Seven Summits – Part II

    Since the first part of our Guide to the Seven Summits, you’ve had plenty of time and we have no doubt, that you’ve already been to the summit of every single one of the giants we have a introduced to you. Here’s the list for your next hiking and climbing adventures to the remaining four of the […]

  • Equestrian Adventures & Animal Power
    Ride the Criollo – Horse of the Gauchos

    Photo by Vera & Jean-Christophe. The gaucho incarnates the principal characteristics of South American mentality: pride, courage, honor and above all, a love of liberty, not willing to give it up for any modern comfort. You can find gauchos, the South American version of the cowboys herding their cattle all over the Patagonian grasslands. They […]