If you've never been to the Bruce Peninsula, this post is for you, because I’ve put together a list of all the most important must-see's, must-do's and where-to-stay’s to make your first trip to this freshwater paradise unforgettable.
The hardest part of traveling Iceland is deciding how to spend your time. But the good news is that I've taken some of the work off your hands by whittling down a list of some places along Iceland's most famed southern coast that you definitely shouldn't miss.Read more
Learn how we spent 4 days in Iceland. A short trip easily justified by the price of a cheap plane ticket and limited to an itinerary encompassing the best of Iceland's most famed and extraordinarily diverse southern coast.Read more
Flashback to the Classic Period: 600AD. With an urban center spreading 55 square miles and a population of over 200,000 people, Caracol is the largest known ancient Maya site in Belize and among the largest in the world. It was connected to other Mayan cities throughout Mexico and Guatemala, and engaged in several conflicts with Tikal, before its eventual collapse around 1000AD. Caracol is now an active archeological site, in an active state of restoration, attracting those who seek both adventure and a humbling dose of ancient history.
I watched as my depth gauge plunged from 0 to 40 feet to 130 feet in a matter of minutes. It was dark. The pressure of our depth compressed our bodies and the nitrogen saturation played tricks on our minds. I looked around, at ghostly stalactites the size of houses hanging from the top of the cavern, created before the site was covered by the ocean; at the flashlights of our group ahead of us; and then straight down into nothing.