Iceland just gave me another reason to visit again: a tour company that takes people down a 400-foot descent into a volcano’s intact magma chamber. This is the only place in the world you can experience this, and it has me salivating at the thought of another trip to Iceland.
Thinking about running the Warrior Dash? Get ready for a fun experience by finding the answers to questions you might have about this popular obstacle course race, from what to wear to where to put your stuff while you run.
American Airlines and US Airways are destined to merge, if you believe the many airline industry talking heads. Here’s my wish list for the two airlines, post merger.
One of Arizona’s top mountain bikers visits Vietnam – and discovers awesome views, friendly locals, challenging roads and a whopping helping of adventure.
The 2012 Scottsdale Night Run managed to get one of the most important elements of running a race dead wrong: water. It’s May in Arizona. That means every water station should be in place before the starting gun ever goes off.
Being a large Caucasian guy in South Korea is a weird experience. My morning running the Hi Seoul 10K race brings out just how much I stand out in the crowd.
Mountain biking near Phoenix offers any rider some hard choices. There’s no shortage of great mountain bike trails. See how they rate, and which you should ride.
The amenities in a South Korea “love hotel” are not what you’ll see at your local Holiday Inn: flashing colored lights over the bed, a higher-than-average number of mirrors, a “personal massager” for sale in the minibar. Find out what it’s like to stay at one!
A ground-level view from an airport’s runway – it’s the sort of perspective that gets a photographer excited. See what kind of cool images you could get from a runway-side vantage point.
Ever since my trip to New Zealand, I’ve tried to work camping into my travel itinerary. Find out how bringing a tent and sleeping bag can make your next trip even better.
There’s a new singletrack network just east of Phoenix waiting for mountain bikers. The Gold Canyon trails are a welcome addition that will have riders raving. Find out all about the trails!
Athletic gear made from bamboo fiber is one of my favorite finds of the last year. Find out how the latest bamboo gear from tasc performance lives up to its earlier products.
Using a camera in low light is a challenge for travelers. You might wind up in places like dense rain forests or – like in my last post – a lava tube deep underground. After I finished the last post,…
Manjanggul Lava Tube is a good reason to visit Jeju Island in South Korea. Find out what it’s like to visit this huge lava tube.
Guest writer Amanda gives us a look at bicycling holidays in Yorkshire County, UK. Roadies, cyclo-crossers and mountain bikers alike will find a reason to check out Yorkshire.
Homemade metal-mesh fetish underwear, bikini-clad models, Bowie knives, deer carcasses, abandoned Dallas Cowboys jerseys – this blog post announcing the winner of the Switch Vision/WanderingJustin.com Stoke Sunglasses giveaway has it all!
Welcome to my Phoenix travel guide for hipsters. Grab your fixie and your can of PBR and let’s get going!
I expected lots of surprises when I travelled to Tokyo. One of the biggest shockers of them all? The awesome guitar shops that will make the pulses of even the most-jaded guitarists race a little faster.
The Arizona Republic gets scooped on breaking news in its own backyard – by some schmoe freelancing in his spare time. Think its management has the sense to feel at least a twinge of embarrassment?
A mountain biker died during a rider at McDowell Mountain Regional Park Saturday. That’s the second mountain bike fatality at my favorite park in the last six weeks. What does this mean to local mountain bikers?