|World Primate Safaris
offers clients a unique service for wildlife safaris. Specialising
in primate safaris worldwide they are the sole global specialists
in this field.
Although the scope of this
site is far greater than 'adventures' it is a young site with a
lot of growing to do, and we feel it presently best complements
our listings in this section: offering 'real adventures'.
site has a crisp, clean appearance and, although it does not have
great depth, it does offer some interesting vacation ideas - from
bikes to balloons!
Outdoors Recreation Pages
As the name suggest, 'GORP' offers a wide variety
|If you're interested
in hiking, biking, fishing, paddling, skiing or climbing, this is
the site to give you BIG ideas!
Speciality Travel Guide
Look here for loads
of different ideas. Starts with a packed 'A-Z' (Astronomy to Yoga
- no 'Z' - yet!)
stories supported by pictures! Yes, this site is really different.
So if you're in the market for excitement, this will really get
A good, fast site with
detail you wouldn't believe!
"See the world
in a different light". Unique trips in
Latin America, Canada, USA, Africa, India
and Nepal. Cultural, wildlife, trekking
and pure relaxation.
short to waste time on things that don't enrich you" says the
Home Page. So get stuck into the real pages quickly!
We think this site is beautiful, colour coordination
is great, it's sensible, useful, informative - it even gives health
and visa information. So now you know why it couldn't rank higher
Snowboarding, or any other forms of scraping snow
fast are covered, concentrating on
|Pictures are in
short supply on this site - unless you include brochure covers.
Details of their vacations are there, but you'll need to call-up
a brochure before you get to the bottom line of what it will cost!
An arm and a leg? Depends on how you ski!
we liked best was the 'Flexible Travel' page where the plane takes
off across the page. Great stuff! And there's also a video option
- which we didn't have time to see.
Offers the very best in Himalayan
trekking. Ranging from easier low level treks and tours to more
demanding adventures in the most remote areas. All itineraries have
been carefully designed to make the most of your time in the Himalaya.
|A site a bit out
the ordinary - for those of you whose vacations are also a bit out
of the ordinary! Good descriptions, great pictures. A very atmospheric
site! Here's the place to look if you want to get a really close
look at Mount Everest.
A central location for all
outdoor recreation opportunities in North
map and go! That's the general idea. This site offers a very wide
variety of adventures including biking, boating, camping, eco-trips,
fishing, golf, hiking, hunting, rafting, skiing, snowboarding, tennis,
plus the rest!
The site includes some great pictures and is well worth a look if
you want to do active things in North America.
With adventures from the
Galapagos Islands in the Pacific to down south in Antartica, including
Costa Rica, Peru and Ecuador, you can pick out a rather special
vacation on this site! Recounting these trips will certainly break
|A colourful site
- to say the least - that can inspire you into some really exciting
Find some great pictures, plus the kind of detail you can really
get to grips with. Loads of trips to choose from. How many other
sites will include Antartica?
Patagonia Mountain Trekking
Argentina's name derives
from the Latin meaning "land of silver" (not tin!). Since
the climate varies greatly over the length of the country, do your
research so you know what to expect!
and tips for travellers to Argentina and Patagonia, plus clear maps
and detailed itineraries of some interesting treks. There are also
some rather nice - but small - pictures in the gallery: but since
you can click to enlarge, there's not much ground for complaint
here! A well thought-out site that's worth a visit from adventurous
one of the most spectacular and beautiful countries in South
America, with adventurous small groups.
Travel by river in the remote rainforests of the upper Orinoco,
etc. UK travel company specializes in this area.
|Loads of trips here,
clearly from an organization that knows its stuff. There are some
great pictures too, although we missed them all the first time round
- because we were using a narrow window width. It does not adjust
to bring them in, so make sure you have a wide window if you want
to see the wide vistas!
staff, some of whom live in Chamonix throughout the year, guaranteeing
knowledge of the valley second to none.
good-looking, pleasant site, as crisp as snow!
Skiing vacations - the specialist that goes back
|This site is as
crisp as the snow it depicts. A great selection of skiing vacations
here, and a site that is a pleasure to view. Complemented by many
pictures - including those of the accommodation. All price information
is up front as well.
Treks taking you off the
beaten track in the Himalayas. Follow
the footsteps of great adventurers. Explore ancient cities, villages
and bazaars. Witness age-old festivals.
claims some distinguished climbing clients - including Sir Chris
Bonington. Tailor-made trips can also be arranged.
We liked the 'look' of this site with its subtle
dragon background. Many pictures included, of a size to not keep
African safaris in
|Here is a site with
great pictures and loads of information, including some great maps.
If you really want to get into planning that adventure of a lifetime,
you might light to start here!
African safaris, parks, game lodges, elephant-back
safaris. Take your pick!
|We could not have
picked a better background colour than theirs for the Home Page
if we tried! Such good taste!
liked lots more about the site, too. Clean, crisp, original, nice
artwork, and well organized. We would have liked some more pictures,
though. Can't get enough of a good thing!
We wish you luck and hope
that the above is not your tour guide! Covers
Zimbabwe, Kenya, Nambia, Tanzania, Uganda, Botswana.
details on a well-organized site, including in-depth information
on the national parks and reserves in the countries in which this
company operates. Includes pictures (although some are a bit grainy).
Special sections for the coast, safaris, reserves and parks.
Explore one of the oldest
rain forests in the world. Trek to the summit of the second highest
mountain in West
Africa. Visit a remote traditional
African village by dugout canoe .. and more!
|This site includes
a good picture gallery. There aren't a host of options, but what
is on offer could be of interest - if you are adventurous!