vacation or trip to a natural environment or remote location with the specific purpose of active physical participation and exploration of a new experience.
Adventure travel may be any tourist activity, including two of the following three components: a physical activity, a cultural exchange or interaction and engagement with nature. Adventure tourists may be motivated to achieve mental states characterized as rush or flow,
We’re hard-pressed to think of anything more romantic than a drive across sweeping landscapes of lush, northern forests and fields, to arrive upon a prehistoric lake, a tiny, historical town, and a grand hotel that [...]
A photo posted by vonatron (@vonatron) on Jul 31, 2014 at 1:46pm PDT On our weekend trip for the 2015 Summer Adirondack Challenge, we had the chance to explore the Lake Placid. Boasting a [...]
Summer is quickly coming to an end, but that doesn't mean that it is too late to make travel plans. For those looking for a late summer adventure, look no further than our [...]
“To the lover of wilderness, Alaska is one of the most wonderful countries in the world.” - John Muir Arriving at the Alyeska Hotel and Resort in Girdwood may be a cool greeting of silhouetted mountains reflected [...]
This is the fourth and final part of a travel series, "I Love NY: Experiencing the Adirondack Winter." Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3 here! Not wanting to climb out of our ultra-cozy bed, we were [...]
This is the third part of our travel series, "I Love NY: Experiencing the Adirondack Winter." Read Part 1 and Part 2, and stayed tuned for more! The Awards Ceremony and Banquet, hosted by Governor Andrew [...]