Galapagos Islands

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The newest addition to the Galapagos Island is almost as natural as the archipelago's inhabitants. The area's new airport itself is made up of 80 percent recycled material and hosts its own desalination system for providing water to the terminals....
Travelers who love nothing more than to put their toes in the sand will want to visit these four beaches in destinations from Florida to the Galápagos. Seaside Beach, Seaside, Florida Pastel wood-paneled houses border the dunes on pict...
When mystery writer Harlan Coben thinks family vacation, cruises always pop to mind. Coben has taken his four kids, ages 6 to 14, on cruises to the Caribbean, Alaska, and elsewhere. It’s easy to see why a cruise vacation makes sense for him and ma...
Austin-Lehman Adventures: Yellowstone National Park Family The Details: This hiking, rafting, and horseback-riding trip begins at Old Faithful and continues to Yellowstone Lake and the Absaroka mountains. Accommodations include the historic Old...
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Trekking, Walking, and Biking Alpine Ascents Adrenaline-inducing mountaineering trips that tackle the world’s tallest peaks, including less extreme itineraries such as a seven-day hike up Tanzania’s Mount Kilimanjaro. 206/378-1927. T+L Trip...
The Trip The wild islands of the Galápagos continue to lure travelers 600 miles west of Ecuador, far into the Pacific Ocean. Where else can you watch a marine iguana dive for seaweed beneath a circling blue-footed booby, or size up short-feathere...
Right about now, you’re checking out your kids’ school calendar and wondering how to transform their week of vacation into fun for the whole family. The good news is that there are a growing number of options. College kids may have made spring br...
“Rajasthan has fascinating extremes: preciousness and poverty, monumental architecture, and astonishing crafts.” —Angela Missoni, fashion designer “Scotland is such a magical place. Summer evenings are so long, my husband and I can play golf into...
once-in-a-lifetime trips for a once-in-a-lifetime moment The Jet Set Ring in the new millennium with a sonic boom. Aboard the Concorde, on Intrav's Ultimate Trip, you and 95 other passengers will hop your way around the globe in 18 days, touc...
Sustainable travel. Ecotourism. Fund-raising expeditions. Educational tours. Voluntourism. The lexicon of travel is expanding as quickly as the world is shrinking. For many, it is no longer enough to return home with a Turkish carpet or tales of...
Where do adventure travel, philanthropy, and 700-thread-count sheets meet?Lots of unexpected—and beautiful—places, thanks to the new alliance between Abercrombie & Kent and the Nature Conservancy. A&K donates a portion of the proceeds from each ...
See our slideshow of 20 Life-Changing Trips. Some travel to change their lives, others the world. But, a truly transformative trip has the power to do both. Just ask Claire Russo, who last year spent her holiday vacation with Habitat for Humanity...