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Cliff Diving in Ponte Brolla, Ticino, Switzerland

Posted by on Dec 1, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off on Cliff Diving in Ponte Brolla, Ticino, Switzerland

Ponte Brolla is a village in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland, the political half of the municipality Pedemonte (north of the bridge) and half of the municipality of Locarno (south of the bridge) belongs. It is located north-west of Locarno in the place where the Cento Valli and the Maggia Valley branch. At Ponte Brolla the Maggia Maggia leaves through a narrow gorge with bizarre rock formations and unites with the Melezza. About the gorge is spanned by a 33 m high single-arched Roman bridge that gave the place its name.
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Philadelphia: Home of Urban Adventure?

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off on Philadelphia: Home of Urban Adventure?

Philadelphia, home to the Philadelphia Phillies Major League Baseball team, gets more than 40 million visitors a year. Apart from the more immediately popular attractions, such as Independence National Historical Park, the Liberty Bell Center and Philadelphia Zoo, the city is also rich in strange and quite unusual attractions for connoisseurs of the bizarre. Visitors looking for the weird and wonderful can take in the likes of the Masonic Hall and Eastern State Penitentiary along with numerous other odd locations.

 

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Sailing in the shadow of the pirates: planning the ultimate Caribbean tour

Posted by on Sep 4, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off on Sailing in the shadow of the pirates: planning the ultimate Caribbean tour

It might just be possible that a regular cruise goer has never set sail on a ship that has toured the Caribbean, yet there are plenty of reasons why this area of the world is one of the most popular cruise ship destinations.

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When the adventure goes wrong – what are your rights?

Posted by on Apr 16, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off on When the adventure goes wrong – what are your rights?

Traveling is one activity that adds so much adventure and fulfillment to your life. Whether you are exploring new countries, meeting local people or just relaxing on a beach, there are so many opportunities to expand your horizons and try things you have never imagined. It is the sort of experience that will leave you a completely different person when you return home, and in a good way. Unfortunately, however, when you are traveling accidents do sometimes happen. It’s not convenient or pleasant, but it is something to be aware of and to prepare for as much as possible. Obviously you do not want to go into your trip expecting to get hurt, but becoming aware of what to do in case of injury while on an adventure holiday can help smooth out the process.

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Diving in Crystal Clear Verzasca River

Posted by on Apr 7, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off on Diving in Crystal Clear Verzasca River

The Verzasca is a Swiss 30-km long mountain river originating at Pizzo Barone and flowing into Lake Maggiore. It is known for its clear turquoise water and vibrant colored rocks, as well as its treacherous currents. The Verzasca Dam is a few kilometers upriver from this lake.

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Win A Getaway for Six to Kissimmee, Florida

Posted by on Feb 17, 2014 in Adventure | Comments Off on Win A Getaway for Six to Kissimmee, Florida

Are you needing a break from stressful life at home, school, or work? Instagram and Experience Kissimmee proudly presents the Rock Your Vacation contest. Rock Your Vacation contest is a contest where one creates and posts a video on their public Instagram profile and lets it be judged on its originality and overall knowledge of their dream destination. The participant must make an original 15-second video clip with the hashtag “#RockYourVacation” attached to it on Instagram and make sure they followed “@ExperienceKissimmee” beforehand. After it is posted, the submission will receive an approval and Experience Kissimmee will post a comment on the Instagram video with a link. The participant will click on the given link and verify their entry and the video will show up in a video gallery on www.RockYourVacation.com

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