Boqueron volcano (Quetzaltepec) dominates San Salvador’s skyline. Home to Boqueron National Park, it is possible to hike around the rim and descend into the crater.
The popular Laguna Torre hike in Los Glaciares National Park ends at a beautiful glacial lake with the cold granite peaks of Cerro Torre towering overhead.
Close to the Fitz Roy area of Los Glaciares national park in Argentinian Patagonia lies Laguna del Diablo, a short day hike to a peaceful lake and glacier.
San Miguel volcano towers over the nearby town in eastern El Salvador. While not the highest volcano in El Salvador, San Miguel is by far the most active…
High in Peru’s Cordillera Blanca, this hike in the quiet Rajururi gorge goes within touching – and striking – distance of Huandoy’s massive ice falls.
Located in southern Iceland, Landmannalaugar is a centre for hiking, with spectacular multi-coloured mountains, volcanoes, and lava fields.
The Fimmvörðuháls Pass is one of Iceland’s most famous hikes, starting in Þórsmörk and running between the Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull glaciers.
Angels Landing is one of the most popular trails in Zion National Park, famous for its vertigo-inducing drops. Although not a physically demanding hike…
Acatenango volcano (13045 ft / 3976m) is the third highest peak in Guatemala. It is one of three volcanoes overlooking Antigua, Guatemala, and is joined to its nearest neighbour – Volcan Fuego (Fire Volcano) by a short saddle.
The final stretch of the Torres del Paine hike rejoins the ‘W’ circuit and visits the spectacular Lago Pehoe and the magnificent Los Cuernos mountains.