Costa Rica Readies for Rincón De La Vieja Challenge Mountain Bike Race

The Rincón de la Vieja Challenge 2014 100-mile mountain bike race is again on track for next week in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Set for August 23, 2014, the competition is a unique adventure race – the only 100-mile mountain bike...Read more

An Adventure Awaits for the Reunion Island Explorer

A mere four hour flight from Johannesburg, Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean is the go-to spot when looking for an authentic mix of Creole culture, beautiful beach lifestyle and extraordinary adventure. The “cirques” Piton des Neiges and Piton de...Read more

G Adventures Offering 20% Discount on All New Zealand Trips Through June 30

Leading small-group adventure travel tour operator G Adventures announced a partnership with Tourism New Zealand and Air New Zealand. Through June 30, 2014, US agents’ clients can save 20% on all New Zealand trips offered by the tour operator, for...Read more

Belize: Hamanasi Adventure & Dive Resort Recipient of Top Travel Awards

Hamanasi Adventure and Dive Resort is the recipient of several awards from TripAdvisor’s 2014 Travelers’ Choice Awards and Conde Nast Traveler 2014 Reader’s Choice Awards. The eco-friendly resort earned its position as #2 hotel in the World for exceptional service...Read more

Europe’s First AdventureWeek Debuts This Summer in Western Balkans

AdventureWeek, a specialized, nine-day familiarization (FAM) journey coordinated by the Adventure Travel Trade Association, will debut in Europe, deep in the ancient cultural crossroads and rugged lands of the Western Balkans featuring Albania, Kosovo and Macedonia between August 26 and...Read more

Quark Expeditions Launches New Itineraries in 2015 Lineup

Incredible wildlife, legendary routes, ice-filled fjords, culture and history all feature prominently in Quark Expeditions’ Arctic 2015 expedition line-up. The operator, a leader in Polar adventures, will begin its Arctic season May 28, 2015, at the onset of the Arctic summer, on...Read more

Manitoba:Frontiers North Adventures Brings Churchill’s Polar Bears to Google’s Street View

Frontiers North Adventures has announced its collaboration with Polar Bears International to help bring Google’s Street View to Churchill, Manitoba’s wild polar bears. Using Google’s mapping tools, people from around the globe can now explore the habitat of one of...Read more

Guy Harvey Announces Outpost Expeditions Travel Program

Guy Harvey Outpost Resorts announced the launch of Outpost Expeditions, the company’s new adventure travel program. “Outpost Expeditions will offer exclusive opportunities to travel alongside Guy Harvey and his research and film teams as they conduct cutting edge research around...Read more

UNWTO and ATTA Sign Agreement to Advance Adventure Tourism Globally

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) signed a new partnership agreement on March 7, 2014, during Corporate Social Responsibility Day at ITB Berlin, the world’s largest tourism trade fair. At the crux of the...Read more

Mexico Claims A Stake in Adventure Travel with Sixth Year of Commitment

For the sixth year in a row, Mexico commits to adventure travel as a model for sustainable tourism growth through a strategic partnership with the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA). Through significant investment in the adventure travel market that is...Read more