Tag Archives: Adventure Travel

Are You Game for a 525 km Biking Adventure Challenge? Sulawesi beckons!

By Dian Hasan | January 15, 2010 Calling out all Biking Adventure lovers: Destination Sulawesi, a 525 km adventure route in and around Tana Toraja (Feb 1 – 13, 2010) Indonesia is renowned as the last eden on earth, home … Continue reading

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Orang Utans make their own medicine. Discover how via Volunteer Work!

By Dian Hasan | October 12, 2009 The animal world never ceases to captivate us. With the explosion of media, especially TV programs dedicated to animals and wildlife, and with a big help from the internet, information about animals have … Continue reading

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Elephants displaying feeling of mourning over the loss of fellow elephant

By Dian Hasan | October 5, 2009 We have always believed that animals have feelings too, if man’s best friend is any indication. As for the other member of the animal kingdom, the following footage provides further proof that we … Continue reading

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First-person look ~ staying in a Japanese Ryokan. What’s it really like?

Have you always been itching to find out about certain travel experience that you’ve harbored venturing for one day in the future. These would commonly involve unique travel experiences to different cultures or environments. Take a the Ryokan, for example. … Continue reading

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Extending companies’ CSR into Adventure Tourism & Volunteer Travel

By Dian Hasan | September 21, 2009 Amid the growing popularity of VolunTourism (Volunteering while traveling), there are organizations that are promoting the idea not only to individuals for their personal growth, but also for the corporate world. Volunteer Travel, … Continue reading

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Defining Adventure Tourism

I came across a well-explained definition of Adventure Tourism, according to Adventure Tourism Development Index (ATDI). Which was developed jointly Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA), The George Washington University International Institute of Tourism Studies, and Xola Consulting. Here’s their take … Continue reading

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Adventure Tourism Development Index ~ The Country Rankings

In the area of Adventure Travel, it’s interesting to note that there are international organizations that closely follow the development of this niche sector of the Travel Industry. Adventure Tourism Development Index (ADTI) conducts annual Country Rankings using the 10 … Continue reading

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