Whether you're thinking of incorporating the Kilimanjaro climb into a gap year or a one-off event, here's some tips from the Machame Route, to food and altitude sickness.
A million people a year visit Machu Picchu, but only 8,000 see Ciudad Perdida, Colombia's 'Lost City.' This is true off-the-beaten-track travel.
We take you off road on a wild ride through the sprawling Sinai desert in Egypt. Prepare for a rambling adventure with quad bikes, camels, stargazing, and tea.
Canada's northern wilds are full of incredible wildlife, and none more fascinating and deadly than bears. One man recounts a harrowing trip to see them with his own eyes.
When John was about 10, he read an article about the incredibly rare mountain gorillas of central Africa, later inspiring him to go trekking in Northern Rwanda to see them.
What's it like trekking in the jungle with just a pair of plimsolls and no idea what you're letting yourself in for? Rebecca Root finds out, and meets a orang-utan along the way.
Louis-Philippe isn’t one of those guys who sits at home wishing he could go out there and do something amazing; instead, he just does it. That's because he's an explorer.
Jacob Davies shares his adventurous expedition from the North Pole where he carried out environmental fieldwork project, camped in -27C temperatures and confronted polar bears.
Why did these Australian siblings walk 300km from Thailand to Burma along a POW-built railway line, and what did they find along the way? Find out right here.
Everest expedition leader Gavin Bate tells us about the dangers of sleeping at 8,000m, risking death to rescue a friend and the psychology behind reaching an iconic summit...