Dolomites Family Trip June 2018

By Hiking, Italy, Trekking, Via Ferratas

SUMMER is a great time for a FAMILY TRIP in the Dolomites!  In June we took a fabulous Idaho/Washington family on our classic Dolomite hiking, canyoning and via ferrata trip.  We started in Arco with a fun warm up via ferrata called “Via Ferrata Colodri.”  Via Ferrata Colodri is an introductory via that gives everyone an idea of what in the world IS a via ferrata and answers the question of what it is exactly…

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Antarctica!

By Antarctica, Blog, Sailing Adventures

In December we  sailed across the Drake Passage to Antarctica!  What an incredible journey it was.  We were happy to sail across as the early explorers did.  (You can bet I wouldn’t be saying that if it had been rough!) We experienced waves rated 3 out of 10 (1 being the “Drake Lake” and 10 the “Drake Shake”).   The trip across takes around 48 hours and all the while you are being escorted by…

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