Written by: Jeremiah Hill
To say free falling from the sky is a rush is an understatement. Experience the exhilaration and adrenaline rush of skydiving, especially in a beautiful destination with awe-inspiring views. If you’re looking for an overseas adventure to satiate your need for thrills, check out the following skydiving hotspots. Beware though, you may just end up being addicted to that indescribable surge of excitement.
Zion National Park, Utah
Zion National Park in Utah is one of the most striking locations for skydiving, and it’s even more breathtaking from above when falling at terminal velocity. You’ll catch spectacular views in every direction. Skydiving staff will provide expert training for beginners who will learn how to control rolls and turns as well as how to pull their own ripcord. Skydivers can start their free fall at 14,000 feet.
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Written by: Jason Roberts
Whether you want to trace Holden Caulfield’s coming-of-age journey through Manhattan or follow Jack Kerouac on his iconic travels through the country, traveling is a reward in itself. You’ve now decided on forging your own travel story, but how does one prepare for a trip that’s worthy of a story?
Whether you’ve just bought your first car or have outfitted your old bicycle with saddle bags for a cross-country odyssey, the first step on your trip may be the hardest. You simply have to pack your bag and go. Once on the road, you will find a community of travelers that will embrace you and a life full of adventure.
Written by: Amanda Wilson
This is a story about one of those phenomena that you’re either completely hooked on or you’ve never heard of. The phenomenon is called “geocaching,” and it was created in 2000, when GPS devices were just starting to become widely used. Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates, and then attempt to find the geocache (essentially, a container) hidden at that location. Continue reading “Cache is King: The Geocaching Phenomenon Continues to Grow”