You might think of hosteling as something that college students do while traveling through Europe for the summer. Adventure travel does not mean putting yourself in any danger. These holidays can include doing daring things like sky diving or swimming with sharks, and the companies will help you plan the best activity holidays in the world. But adventure travel is really all about getting up close to real places and real people. You will meet great people who will probably become lifelong friends, and you will certainly catch the travel bug. Great information Chitrangada. We don’t travel often other than to visit family in different Australian states maybe once er year. We have only been overseas once and that was to Indonesia. However you are correct that travel is much easier now than in the past and is making the world a smaller place for many of us. When we do fly we make all our bookings online and save money by booking early if possible. Very well written, voted up.

When thinking about Madagascar, my perfect trip would definitely be focused on natural life. Towns are amazing and colorful, but the main attractive of the island is the exotic and endemic nature. It seems that an 80{a1d03cf561cb70ec23e2eb854e66ce028eeb773372cc7cae92569f38e2111a4e} of all the flora and the fauna is endemic, and a 95{a1d03cf561cb70ec23e2eb854e66ce028eeb773372cc7cae92569f38e2111a4e} of the spiny desert is endemic too. As many islands, such as the case of New Zealand, evolution has been able to take its own course apart from the main continents, so that the natural conditions created can differ a lot from inland. Most time this remote islands are a good paradise travel insurance for birds, and when you travel to Madagascar you will also discover thousands of other native species living only there in the whole planet. I had a great opportunity to visit my youngest son, Andy, who spent 4 months at an archeology dig in rural Mexico. It was an opportunity to visit Mexico, seeing and doing things the average tourist would never have a chance to experience. But, I had to balance my enthusiasm to see Andy at an active archeology site with my concern regarding travel in Mexico and the fact that I spoke no Spanish.