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.
First of all, take a deep breathe and grab a glass of your favourite vintage. Got it? Great. Now you’re ready to join me on a weekend getaway made for any, and every, kind of traveler.
Let me start by saying that this weekend in Quebec was a long time coming! I hadn’t been to the city since middle-school and my husband had only visited the city briefly over a decade ago in the middle of winter, during a few months spent working in the U.S. For the past 2 years, we’ve been talking about revisiting the city and finally, in celebration of a baby giraffe that will soon be making an appearance, we decided that it was finally time.
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.