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Destination Travel Guide: Beautiful Bolivia

Bolivia offers a superb variety of natural and historical man made sites. In the urban areas, travelers can experience a culture that still retains influence from both the Inca and the Spanish, while outside, the pristine landscape is both beautiful and diverse. Despite its past problems, Bolivia provides an experience that adventure & culture lovers will embrace while getting fantastic...
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Hawaii Adventure Photo Contest Round 2!

We’re gearing up for some more Big Island Adventures this December but before we go we must honor this summer’s 2013 Big Island Adventure Photo Contest Winners! For each trip our members submit their top 2 favorite images and we all vote unanimously for the winner who receives a Hawaiian themed prize! In July & August we had 4 members take home the gold. Check out their great Big...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Taj Mahal, Grave of Romance!

Our travel club just returned from our first India group tour and of the many highlights, the Taj Mahal did not disappoint. We got to witness this great architectural wonder of the world two days in a row; first from across the river with excellent afternoon light followed by the sunset and the next day inside the complex to explore in and around this great tomb of love. It rained a bit on the...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Masks of Italy

It’s been a few years since we’ve been to Italy but our adventure in Venice seems like yesterday. Not your typical image of this city of waterways but certainly a fun one. We couldn’t resist trying some of these Italian masks after snapping this photo.. We think it’s time to revisit another group trip to Venice and the rest of this amazing country. Stay tuned for an...
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Destination Travel Guide: Favorite Galapagos Islands

Famous for its contribution to Darwin’s “On the Origin of Species”, the Galapagos Islands remain a haven for numerous plants and animals found nowhere else on the planet. Each one of the eighteen main islands that make up the bulk of the Galapagos possess its own share of beauty and unforgettable experiences, perfect for photography lovers like the members in our travel...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Christ the Redeemer

Our group tour to Brazil was a blast but a lot of our time in Rio was spent in the rain. One of the redeeming (no pun intended) aspects to the rain was this cool shot we took from the top of Sugarloaf Mountain. Sugarloaf is located at the opposite end of the city from Corcovado, the mountain which the Christ the Redeemer statue sits.  The fog and rain clouds were passing through quickly as we...
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Destination Travel Guide: Croatia

Travelers to Croatia fall in love with its stunning Adriatic coastline, beautiful mountains, lakes, and rivers. From a rich history & natural wonders to simple escapes for relaxation on remote islands, Croatia can offer it all. Check out our travel club’s highlights for your next trip to Croatia! Diocletian’s Palace & Split: Diocletian’s Palace is protected by UNESCO as one of the...
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Travel Photo of the Day: Green Sand Beach of Big Island Hawaii!

On one of our many adventures to the Big Island we hiked to the only green sand beach in Hawaii! Papakōlea Beach is located near the southern tip of the Big Island known as South Point. This is actually the southernmost spot in the USA. Though the beach in these photo’s might not look that green we swear it is! Made from the green mineral olivine from a collapsed volcanic cinder cone, the...
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Destination Travel Guide: Bhutan

Bhutan is not the most well known nation out there but some might be familiar with the name based on the land-bound country’s consistent high placement on happiness rankings. The Government of Bhutan has restricted the influx of tourists making the entrance both expensive and time consuming to secure but for those who go through the motions to get in, they’re welcomed with a delightfully...
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