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By Mimi McFadden - Travel Blogger We woke up to the blue turquoise water softly crashing on the shore behind our tent. The bright golden sand welcomed us, the lush forests protected us from the intense New Zealand sun, and the abundant wildlife
Abel Tasman National Park, New Zealand
By Matthew Karsten Date: 13 April 2018 Doolin, Ireland A cold wind blows as I walk along the legendary Cliffs of Moher. Ireland’s most famous landmark rises dramatically out of the ocean, waves crashing into rocks far below.
By Matthew Karsten Kangerlussuaq, Greenland Date : January 27, 2017 Standing alone on Greenland’s barren ice cap in complete silence, you’re hit with the reality of how remote this place is. Smiling, I hike West as snow begins to fall.
By Matthew Karsten 11 February 2018 Vancouver Island The second half of my Vancouver Island road trip took me to the island’s West coast, and the fun little hipster surf town of Tofino. It’s a lush wilderness outpost on the edge of the sea.
Vancouver Island, Canada
By Matthew Karsten Date: 18 November 2017 Location: Asheville, North Carolina Asheville has to be one of the coolest small cities on the East Coast, with a relaxed bohemian vibe and adventurous spirit. Here are some fun things to do there!
Asheville, North Carolina
By Matthew Karsten Date: July, 2014 El Chorro, Spain Balancing precariously on a rusty steel beam, I slowly hike across the Caminito del Rey trying not to glance down at the treacherous river hundreds of feet below me.
El Chorro, Spain
By Matthew Karsten Date: January 27, 2017 Sisimiut, Greenland Carefully trying to pick my way across a marsh, I sink into a deep pocket of mud up to my shins. This wet terrain is a regular hazard on the Arctic Circle Trail.
By Matthew Karsten April 10, 2018 Manitoba, Canada It’s -16 degrees fahrenheit outside, and we’re pitching tents on a thick layer of hardened ice, preparing for a night of extreme cold weather conditions. Welcome to polar expedition training!
By Matthew Karsten Date: 11 February 2018 Location: Tortuguero, Costa Rica Rainforest covered mountains stretched out into the distance. My small single-engine plane began its descent towards a sliver of runway in the middle of all the green.
Tortuguero, Costa Rica
By Matthew Karsten 25th February 2017 Lofoten, Norway Norway’s remote Lofoten Islands provide the perfect setting for incredible photography opportunities, with soft winter light and majestic mountain landscapes rising from the sea.
Hamnøy Island, Norway