Need some adventure travel inspiration? In a world filled with extreme activities, here's a couple to get your ideas flowing, inexperienced or not.
For those who will go the extra mile for the photo-op, visit one of the many viewing platforms around the world. The views are reason enough to make an exception, or two, if you're not a fan of heights.
Aurland Lookout in Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
Don't plan to hit just any slope this year. Make it a glacier. You can!
Helihike the Fox Glacier in New Zealand.
Or go for a rare view of the city skyline. Climb a bridge like the Sydney Harbor Bridge in Australia.
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