4 awesome ways to explore Croatia outdoors

Confession time: when we were looking for a European destination in summer, Croatia hadn’t initially been on our radar. But a little investigation showed us that it would be amazing place to visit with our young kids as well as our awesome – and extremely active – friends from Australia. We knew we’d be able … Read more

5 relaxing things to do in Bariloche, Argentina

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San Carlos de Bariloche sits at the northern edge of Argentine Patagonia in the Lake District, but its appearance and vibe are different than any other area of Patagonia we visited. As a haven for vacationers from Buenos Aires and backpackers finishing up the hard-core trekking circuit of the south (see how we did the … Read more

The best easy El Chalten hiking options (and everything else you need to know)

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When you visit a place like Patagonia, so much of the conversation between travelers sounds like a brag book of code names as you all go around the same well-trodden circuit of tourist destinations. It’s just the reality of a trip to Patagonia: given that many areas are too remote to have services like hostels … Read more

The best things to do in Boquete, Panama with kids

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Situated in an expansive green cloud forest, with a temperate climate, Boquete is an outdoor lover’s paradise. It is easy to understand why so many American expats in Panama come here to vacation or retire. The air is clean, the people are warm, the food is fresh, and the scenery is breathtakingly beautiful. It is … Read more