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The 8 Richest Amateur Endurance Races on the Planet

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 08.19.2014 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

For those athletes who are not pro, but wouldn't turn down a green backs for racing well, here are eight of the richest endurance races that can still be won by a non-card carrying pro athlete!

Wild Galapagos Photo Tips From Jonathan Green

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 07.31.2014 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

I have spent over two decades photographing the flora, fauna and landscapes of these islands and on each trip discover new subjects and ways to capture them. I was recently asked to share some of my photo tips and the way that I "get the shot."

Bizarre and Beautiful: Five Amazing Creatures Found Only in Madagascar

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 04.14.2014 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

From invisible geckos and colorful chameleons to strange primates and otherworldly insects, here are a few amazing creatures that you may see while visiting what is arguably the most unique country in the world.

Exploring the Uniqueness of Namibia: An Unconventional Safari Experience

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 04.01.2014 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

For those willing to get off the beaten path, Namibia is a traveler's paradise with unlimited potential to explore.

Notes From Along India's Ganges River

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 02.17.2014 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

If you've come all this way, why not take a dip in the Ganges -- what's the worst that can happen?

10 Toughest Endurance Races in the World

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 08.19.2014 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

Anytime your race plan involves running on the white line of the highway to keep the soles of your shoes from melting, you know you're in for a suffer-fest. Here, based on my personal suffering and the suffering of others, is my top 10 list of the world's toughest endurance races.

9 Tips to Becoming a Modern Day Explorer

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 10.01.2013 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

Exploration has never been more popular than today. It is alive and well. The simplistic claim that apart from the deepest oceans and outer space, there is nowhere left to explore, is wrong. The world isn't fully explored and never will be.

A Taste of Vienna

Kensington Tours | Posted 09.13.2013 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Vienna is a city most people dream of with its picturesque vineyards immortalized in the works of countless artists and hills ringing with the sounds of great symphonies. Away from the art scene you'll find a world of rich culture and, most importantly, decadent wines and meals at every turn.

A Last Look at One of the World's Oldest Trading Routes

Kensington Explorers-In-Residence | Posted 10.07.2013 | Travel
Kensington Explorers-In-Residence

The Tea Horse Road, one of the globe's oldest journeys, is only now being recognized for its endurance and its contribution to the history of the Himalayas and ancient China. Over 3,000 miles through some of the most daunting terrain on Earth.

Port, Paintings & Plazas - Porto's Must-Sees

Kensington Tours | Posted 10.03.2013 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Grab yourself a glass of port, sit back, relax, and discover the magic of Porto: an intoxicating world of succulent port, medieval architecture, and breathtaking landscapes.

A Guide to Your Next Movie Location Vacation

Kensington Tours | Posted 08.23.2013 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Whether you're looking to discover the Tokyo of Bill Murray's Lost in Translation, or the explosive battle scene of Francis Ford Coppola's Apocalypse Now, Asia has set the scene for some of film's most epic adventures.

European Set-Jetting: Lights, Camera, Travel

Kensington Tours | Posted 07.10.2013 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Both globetrotters and entertainment critics alike will agree that Europe sets the stage for some of the world's greatest adventures, from Greece in Mamma Mia to France in Les Misérables. What film will inspire your next holiday?

Animal Adventurer Bucket List Hotel Guide (PHOTOS)

Kensington Tours | Posted 04.18.2013 | Travel
Kensington Tours

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Travel Trends Coming In 2013

Kensington Tours | Posted 02.16.2013 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Asian safaris, river cruises and much more.

Amazing Experiences In Sri Lanka

Kensington Tours | Posted 02.13.2013 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Boasting far more attractions than we can list from jungle safaris, elephant sanctuaries and white water rafting to spiritual temples, sun-drenched beaches and mouthwatering cuisine, this once inaccessible country is quickly climbing its way up every globetrotters' bucket list.

PHOTOS: The 007 Wonders Of The World

Kensington Tours | Posted 12.13.2012 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Ladies' man, martini connoisseur and British Secret Service agent extraordinaire, Bond is not only the most famous spy on Her Majesty's payroll, he's also one of the world's most celebrated jetsetters.

PHOTOS: Madagascar's Real Animal Stars

Kensington Tours | Posted 11.11.2012 | Travel
Kensington Tours

So unique that ecologists refer to it as the 8th continent, this isolated wonderland has yet to become the destination it should be.

6 Extraordinary Island Hopping Adventures

Kensington Tours | Posted 09.27.2012 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Time spent exploring these often overlooked isles is guaranteed to satisfy your wanderlust, no matter how bad the itch.

Beijing's Little-Visited Aviation Museum (PHOTOS)

Christine Negroni | Posted 08.09.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

With those comfortable shoes, you can walk rather than ride and get some exercise in the wonderfully cool, 2,000-by-131 foot three-story-high mountain cave that now serves as the indoor exhibit space.

A Walk On China's Great Wall And A Chaser

Christine Negroni | Posted 08.08.2012 | Travel
Christine Negroni

I didn't like the donkey meat, but our driver did. The corn cake dusted with sugar and sprinkles went down fine as did a bottle of beer big enough to swab down a mighty portion of the wall.

PHOTOS: Top 10 Must-Sees In Myanmar

Kensington Tours | Posted 07.30.2012 | Travel
Kensington Tours

Don't be surprised if monks and nuns share the same status as rock-stars and celebrities -- it is truly unlike any place you know!

London Travel Tips For The Diamond Jubilee

Kensington Tours | Posted 05.19.2012 | Travel
Kensington Tours

There are many of us not on the royal guest list who'll also want behold the spectacle of this monumental occasion firsthand. Here's how.