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In Lake Tahoe, Spring Snow Gives Way To Summer Adventure

Kari Haugeto | Posted 05.18.2016 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

If you're a skier or snowboarder, then the winter of 2016 will be one not just for your record book, but also for the record book. And that's particul...

Costa Rica's Pacific Coast: A Getaway for Everybody

Heather Keleher | Posted 03.17.2016 | Travel
Heather Keleher

Costa Rica is one of my favorite vacation locations in the world -- here is an article and love letter to my Central American paradise.

How CrossFit (and a Little Cancer) Helped Me Grow a Little Bit... Down There

H. Alan Scott | Posted 08.03.2016 | Healthy Living
H. Alan Scott

Looking up at the height of the ropes, stretching some 25 feet from the ground, I could clearly see how I would die. I wasn't having any of it. I was ...

Humpback Whales and Zip-Line Thrill-Seekers at Icy Strait: Cruising Alaska's Inside Passage on the Looney Front, Part 3

Mike Arkus | Posted 07.23.2016 | Travel
Mike Arkus

We're on a catamaran in Icy Strait off the tip of Chichagof Island in Alaska's Inside Passage, 20 miles from Glacier Bay National Park, looking for whales - and I'm hoping we don't see any since we're guaranteed a $100-rebate on the $179.75 per-person cost if we see none.

Laying It All on the Zip Line in Costa Rica

Bethany Sales | Posted 05.31.2015 | Travel
Bethany Sales

I'm dangling above a tree stand in Costa Rica about to zip line 500 feet above the lush forest floor at 40mph, one gloved hand on my karabiner and another on what I've been assured is a brake.

9 Activities For Adrenaline Junkies In South Africa

Jacada Travel | Posted 08.07.2015 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Who doesn't love a bit of zip-lining? Just outside Cape Town, jump into your harness and head into the hills to fly across valleys and soar over woodland.

In Orlando, There's a New Challenge in the Trees

Kari Haugeto | Posted 03.27.2015 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

The recently-opened Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park -- a series of obstacle courses set among windswept pines -- is a worthy addition. And this one's definitely got altitude.

That Time I Slept in a Tree House and Went Zip Lining (Video)

Jaimee Ratliff | Posted 03.22.2015 | Travel
Jaimee Ratliff

The crazier the adventure, the better -- isn't that how it goes? Even if it involves harnesses, helmets and heights?

The Benefits Behind Learning To Let Go

Laura Berger | Posted 12.18.2014 | Healthy Living
Laura Berger

We, personally, left many fears in the jungle, often through little or no conscious effort. What's more, we came home with the realization that if we could survive in the jungle, we could endure anything. Our tolerance for turmoil was leaps and bounds bigger than before.

Squeeze Another Month From Summer in Virginia Beach

Andrea Poe | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
Andrea Poe

While northern beaches cool down after Labor Day, the party is still going down South with another month worth of family fun at the beach. Here are the top 10 attractions for kids and their parents.

How I Became a Volcano Vixen: Recognize When to Seize Opportunities in Life

Sarina Tomel | Posted 05.24.2014 | Travel
Sarina Tomel

Hiking up a volcano on a beautiful paradise tropical island off the coast of Nicaragua on NYE/New Year's Day is exactly where I intended to be when I ...

Great Getaways: St. Augustine and Ponte Vedra

Budget Travel | Posted 05.12.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

There's more to Florida than theme parks, beaches, and cities where you can party 'til dawn (although those are pretty great, too!).

Ziplining and Facing My Fears to Step Into My Greatness

Sarina Tomel | Posted 05.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Sarina Tomel

Monkey see, monkey do in Monteverde, Costa Rica! From witnessing monkeys hanging in the trees right outside our hotel doors, to ziplining through the ...

Notes From Nicaragua: Listo or Not

Joe Hutcheson | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel
Joe Hutcheson

Certainly the thought of zip-lining through the jungle was adding a dash of anxiety to my previously eaten breakfast. "I think I'm going to just read," I said. A Stephen King book on the porch was the kind of jungle thrill I was in the mood for.

10 Things You Must Do During Your Next Trip to Belize

Sucheta Rawal | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel
Sucheta Rawal

Maybe your cruise ship docked for only a day in Belize. If so, book the next flight you can back to this breathtaking Central American country. Its 9,000 square miles has an abundance of adventures to offer and is often overlooked by travelers.

5 Active Workouts in Saint Lucia

Alison Lewis | Posted 02.01.2014 | Travel
Alison Lewis

The island's rugged natural landscape, diverse eco-systems and crystal-blue waters offer a huge list of options for the adventurous travelers.

That's One Way To Make An Entrance!

Posted 09.30.2013 | Weddings

Bride and groom Lauren Bushar and Ben Youngkin sure know how to make an entrance. The North Carolina couple, who tied the knot in Asheville on Satu...

This Is What 84 Looks Like

The Huffington Post | By Shelley Emling | Posted 05.30.2013 | Fifty

"This Is What ... Looks Like" is a Huff/Post50 series delving into the extraordinary accomplishments and adventures of post 50s at every stage of life...

PHOTOS: The Magic Of Washington's San Juan Island

Monica Bennett | Posted 10.24.2012 | Travel
Monica Bennett

Taking a leisurely stroll between the rolling fields, we closed our eyes many times to take in the sweet smell of lavender in the air.

Jason Linkins

London Mayor Boris Johnson Should Have Never Gone Zip-Lining

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics

Perhaps Mitt Romney can take some small amount of satisfaction from the news out of London today. One week after London's Mayor Boris Johnson used Rom...

Zipping Over Mexico's Copper Canyon

Don Mankin | Posted 06.26.2012 | Travel
Don Mankin

I gawked in all directions as I flew across the canyons, whooping and hollering all the way.

Along For The Ride: Costa Rica Luxury Beachfront Living

Andrea R. Vaucher | Posted 02.25.2012 | Travel
Andrea R. Vaucher

In this very popular Latin American country, The Palms is the only upscale property of its kind that is right on the beach. There are eco-lodges and boutique hotels and places to buy with views of the beach, but nothing high-end where the sand is seconds from your door.

The Bachelorette Week Five Recap: The Week of the Hyperbole

Tasha Gordon-Solmon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tasha Gordon-Solmon

This week was intense! People had the best moments of their lives and the worst moments of their lives.

When Times Get Tough, the Tough Get Going... Outdoors

Stefanie Michaels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Stefanie Michaels

I have always said, when the economy slows, "we all get adventuring." You can find adventure at the top of the Andes, or outside your own backyard.