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…
Perquin offers several small tourist attractions plus some short hiking routes with spectacular views where you are virtually guaranteed peace and solitude.
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.
Parque Nacional Los Volcanoes (Volcanoes National Park), just 90 minutes from San Salvador, offers hiking trails on three of El Salvador’s most famous volcanoes: Volcan de Izalco, Cerro Verde, and Volcan de Santa Ana (Ilamatepec)….
Corcovado National Park on Costa Rica’s Osa Peninsula is recognised as being the largest and wildest of the country’s numerous natural reserves. Covering an area of 424 square kilometres, the Osa…