5. Yellowstone: Trekking, Hiking, Biking Route
It is called “Serengeti of America”, Yellowstone National Park is located in Wyoming and it is one of the earliest national parks of the world. Yellowstone Park holds a great many of natural life observation areas, as well as treking and camping areas. Old Faithful Geyser is another famous attraction. The park has many types of ecosystems, but the subalpine forest is most abundant. The area has a human history that goes back 10,000 years and it holds more than 1000 archaeological sites. But these are not even the best things about the park.
The thing is, you can be a cowboy in Yellowstone park. That’s true. Just wear some good old jeans, a cowoy hat and get ready to the ride a horse through the highlands od Yellowstone. But if you prefer, you know, walking, there are tons of hiking routes in the park. Many routes are also nice for biking. Yellowstone Park holds a great many of lakes, rivers, canyons and mountain ranges. There is even a volcano in the park. It is one of the most adventurous places in North America.
4. Chile: From Cusco to Machu Picchu
Pre-Columbian culture is so unique that many people are fascinated by its charm. Latin America is full of archaelogical sites, museums and historical sites that belongs to a very ancient time. There were three important empires on the continent of America, before Columb landed his ships to Caribbean islands. They were Maya Empire, Aztec Empire and Inca Empire. Among those, Inca Empire is the most advenced one when it comes to architecture.
Inca Empire, which is one the 5 more mysteriously advenced ancient civilizations, built cities on the top of the Andes Mountains. They built roads when Europe was not even think of a concept such as “road”. They built cities that is not much different from today’s modern cities. And the city of Cusco was the capital city of the empire from 13th century to 16th century. Today old city of Cusco is a UNESCO Culturel Heritage Site. And yet there is another world heritage site near Cusco, Machu Picchu, the hidden city of Incan Empire. The road from Cusco to Machu Picchu is full of beauty, local charms and adventure. It is almost like to go back in time. It is a highly recomended route to adventure lovers.
3. Serengeti Safari
Serengeti is one of the wildest places on planet earth. The ecosystem and the wildlife is unique. Serengeti is known for being the home of lions, African leopard, African buffalo, zebras, impalas, African elephants and rhinoceros. These species are at the edge of extinction and they are under protection.
Serengeti is the place to live the safari heart. There are lots of choices that many tour agencies offer about Serengeti. Daily tours is one choice. However there are several resorts to even experience a Serengeti night in the heart of the wild. Serengeti safari is listed as one of the things you must do before you die. Besides Serengeti National Park is one of the top 10 greatest wonders of the world you need to travel.
2. Grand Canyon: River Rafting and Hiking Route
Grand Canyon in Arizona is a steep-sided canyon carved by the Colorado River. It is so big that it contains different national parks such as Grand Canyon National Park, the Kaibab National Forest and Grand Canyon-Parashant National Monument. Grand Canyon is one of the symbols of United States, as well as being a western movie attraction. However it is also nice for rafting and hiking, along with cowboy-ing.
There are also many caves around the area that is filled with native art. Because native American tribes inhabited the area for hundreds of years. So it is also a historical place to visit. Besides many Grand Canyon tours could be considered as safari tours because of the diversity of the wildlife.
1. Antarctica: Off The Grid
Antarctica is the coldest place on this planet. It is not for humans for sure. It is still very cold even in summer. And yet Antarctica is probably the most dangerous place for miserable humans. It is listed as number one of the top 10 deadliest travel destinations. There is a higher chance of surviving in Serengeti than surviving in Antarctica, if you get lost. So try not to, if you travel to Antarctica for a off the grid trip. Antarctica is home for penguins, whales, sea lions and several more creatures. Take your coat with you and, get ready for the cold and the wild sea creatures. That’s the Antarctica off the grid…