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Travel Tip: What Are The Main Causes of Boating Accidents?
Summer / Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: What Are The Main Causes of Boating Accidents?

It’s the high season for boating, which means you need to practice caution when you’re on the water. Last year, the Coast Guard tracked 4,064 boating accidents, 610 of which… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Rent a Boat This Summer
Summer / Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: How You Can Rent a Boat This Summer

The current sharing economy has impacted every area of travel, from people renting out their homes, cars, and now…boats. That’s right, there are several services that let you rent a… Read More…

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Pop Culture Travel / Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: Where You Can Dive With Sharks Around the World

It’s going to a big summer for…sharks? That’s right, not only is Shark Week around the corner, but we’re also celebrating the 40th anniversary of the movie Jaws. This September,… Read More…

Live Your Own Shark Week: 5 Shark Adventures Around the World
Adventure Travel & Sports / Water sports

Live Your Own Shark Week: 5 Shark Adventures Around the World

We all love Shark Week, and it doesn’t have to end. You can actually design your own shark adventure—and we don’t mean with just Great Whites. You can dive with… Read More…

Travel Tip: Go Whitewater Rafting in the City
Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: Go Whitewater Rafting in the City

When someone says whitewater rafting, you probably imagine schlepping into the wilderness to spend a day or two out in nature. Well, that’s part of it. But in some places,… Read More…

Live Every Week Like It’s Shark Week: 5 Great Shark Adventures
Africa / Mexico & Central America / Middle East / Pop Culture Travel / Water sports

Live Every Week Like It’s Shark Week: 5 Great Shark Adventures

We all love Shark Week. Here’s the great news: it doesn’t have to end! Just because the Discovery Channel only has one week of programming doesn’t mean you can’t follow… Read More…

What’s Different about Adventure Travel in Belize?
Adventure Travel & Sports / Beach Vacations / Mexico & Central America / Water sports

What’s Different about Adventure Travel in Belize?

Belize bills itself as Mother Nature’s best-kept secret, but the cat’s out of the bag and the tiny Central American country is becoming a mecca for active travelers seeking adventure… Read More…

Travel Tip: What You Don’t Know about Cell Phones on Boats
Apps & Technology / Travel Gear / Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: What You Don’t Know about Cell Phones on Boats

You always want to have reliable communication devices when heading out in a boat. But these days, your mobile phone can do a lot more than just make emergency calls…. Read More…

Travel Tip: Avoiding Lightning Strikes
Golf / Natural Disasters / Travel Tips / Water sports

Travel Tip: Avoiding Lightning Strikes

You know how they say there’s a better chance of being struck by lightning than winning the lottery? Well, there’s a pretty slim chance of even that happening—under 30 deaths… Read More…

The Wild Side of the Panama Canal: Hidden Gems of Panama
Eco Travel / Hidden Gems / Hidden Gems Panama / Videos / Water sports

The Wild Side of the Panama Canal: Hidden Gems of Panama

The Panama Canal does not just connect the Atlantic with Pacific. Between these two oceans and the famous locks is a culture unique to the canal. And the Gatun Lake… Read More…

Voluntourism Spotlight: Give & Surf in Panama
Beach Vacations / Caribbean / Voluntourism / Water sports

Voluntourism Spotlight: Give & Surf in Panama

If surfing is your ideal summer vacation, you can up your game this summer by combing surfing with volunteering. It all comes together in the surfing mecca of Bocas del… Read More…