Make Switzerland Your Next Vacation Destination

 Switzerland Tourism has a lot to celebrate for the past year. The area saw an increase in travel and tourism in 2013 for the fourth consecutive year. There was an increase of four percent over 2012 for a total of 1,585,467 overnights by United States Americans. This number is determined by counting only overnights in […]

Overview of Freestyle Skiing at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games

With the 2014 Winter Olympics rapidly approaching, it is no question that everyone is looking forward to their favorite events.  Obviously, mine are in the areas of skiing.  While I have never been a freestyle skier per se, I do know how hard those tricks are and how much athleticism, practice and raw talent it […]

The Unconventional Adventurers Travel Guide

The truth is there are a million resources regarding travel that tell you, “I don’t believe you visited Ireland without trying a Guinness” or “You haven’t really experienced New York without visiting Times Square.”  or “I can’t believe you saw the leaning Tower of Pisa and didn’t take a picture of you pretending to push […]

Growing Ski Towns to Keep an Eye On

As someone who skis for a living more or less, I am always interested in skiing mountains and locations that are wild- uncharted, untouched, and/or not well known by commercial skiers.  Fortunately with my job as a ski patrolman, I often get to ski areas of my amazing mountain that are unavailable to commercial skiers, […]

How to Take the BEST Photos on Your Adventure Vacation

I’m all about the adventure travel and experiencing the most beautiful, incredible places for yourself, but there is something to be said for having amazing photos to show to others who weren’t there, or perhaps couldn’t manage such an adventurous trip.  So for me, it’s important to have documentation. Even better, having creative documentation.  I […]

Future Adventure Trips

As someone with an insatiable desire for adventure and conquering the unknown, I was pumped to come across the “Ultimate Adventure Bucket List 2013,” by National Geographic.  Some of these places are just absolutely mind-blowing, I don’t think I’d ever chance a free BASE climb a mountain face, let alone one of the world’s most […]