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Canopy Tower Panama
Species-rich rainforest birding around the incredible Canopy Tower ecolodge with access to famous Pipeline Road, the Chagres River, and the wondrous Panama Canal."
Source: ventbird.com

Predjama Castle Slovenia
This baroque castle is over 700 years old and sits dramatically in a sheer, 123 metre-high cliff face. The castle is open to the public and you can wander around the refurbished rooms to imagine what it would have looked like all those years ago."

Ruined city of Great Zimbabwe Zimbabwe
Great Zimbabwe is a ruined city in the rugged south-eastern hills of Zimbabwe near Lake Mutirikwe and the city of Masvingo, close to the Chimanimani Mountains and the Chimanimani District. It was the capital of the Kingdom of Zimbabwe during the country’s Late Iron Age.
Source: wikipedia.org

Bike the Death Ride California
Located in the stunning California Alps, the Death Ride® course covers the traditional five mountain passes. This super challenging course includes climbing both sides of Monitor Pass, both sides of Ebbetts Pass, and the final climb up the east side of Carson Pass. Cyclists will register and finish at Turtle Rock Park, located two miles north of Markleeville, CA."
Source: deathride.com

Rafting the Amazing Osumi Canyon in Corovoda Albania
The canyon of river Osumi is one of the most spectacular natural attractions of Albania. The best way to explore it is in spring when the melting snow and the rain make it possible to navigate the entire length of the canyon with inflatable rafts. During this period, a number of high waterfalls give the canyon a dream-like charm."

Camp With Alaska Brown Bears Alaska
It’s thrilling to see big browns with no fence or barrier between you and them. At the Great Alaska International Adventure Vacations Bear Camp, you can quietly watch a dozen or more brown bears from a spruce-fringed meadow that lies between Mount Iliamna in Lake Clark National Park & Preserve and Cook Inlet."

Poy Sang Long parade Thailand
Deemed by the local authority and the Tourism Authority of Thailand as a unique festival, Poi Sang Long, is one of the most significant and important traditions practiced in Mae Hong Son. This particular festival celebrated during the month of March marks the Buddhist novice ordination ceremony which the Thai Yai people hold to be a highly meritorious occasion."

Zhangye Danxia Landform China
With its various reds, yellows, and greens, the oft-photographed Zhangye Danxia landform is known as the eye candy of Zhangye, China. This national geopark is filled with colorful hills and rock formations that look like an artist swept a rosy paint brush across the land. The multi-colored landscape was formed out of reddish sandstone that has eroded over 24 million years into the various mountains surrounded by curved cliffs and unusual rock formations that we see today."

Attend the Braemar Gathering
The Braemar Gathering website states that there have been “Gatherings” happening at Braemar since the 4th century A.D., but the current Gathering was started in 1832 and is now a world-renowned showcase of highland games."

Eisriesenwelt Werfen (Werfen Ice Caves) Austria
Visit the largest Ice caves on the planet and discover the magical sights offered with the district of Salzburg. A masterpiece of ice and rock awaits you!
Source: alpenpark.com

Diving the SS President Coolidge Vanuatu
When she was christened by the widow of her namesake in 1931, the President Coolidge was as opulent as any pleasure ship plying the world’s waters, with an elegant smoking lounge, a shopping arcade, even its own stock exchange. A decade later the Coolidge was converted to an Army transport ship to help with the war effort; she was bringing reinforcements to American troops in the South Pacific when she struck a mine and sank off the coast of Vanuatu. Penetration is superb, and skilled divers can explore the engine room and dining room, or drift along the promenade deck. The largest and most accessible wreck of the Second World War, the Coolidge is in a class of her own."
Source: bigbluetechnews

To the uninitiated, spending a week riding your bike across Iowa may hardly seem like an adventure. But RAGBRAI, the Des Moines Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa, is a big deal in every way that counts for road cyclists—and it doesn’t get any more red, white, and blue than this."

Heli-Ski the Chugach Mountains Alaska
In the Chugach Mountains, first descents are still routine, and nameless peaks promise more skiable terrain than even the biggest resorts in the Lower 48. Valdez serves as base for five of the seven heli-ski outfits that work the Chugach, but only Points North takes off from Cordova. Its clients gain nearly exclusive access to a 2,000-square-mile (5,180-square-kilometer) chunk of mountains, then retreat to the Points North Orca Adventure Lodge, a converted cannery."

Monumento Ernesto Che Guevara Cuba
The Monumento Ernesto Che Guevara monument, mausoleum and museum complex, in Santa Clara is in a vast square guarded by a bronze statue of 'El Che.' The statue was erected in 1987 to mark the 20th anniversary of Guevara's murder in Bolivia."

Adolphe Bridge Luxembourg
Adolphe Bridge has become an unofficial national symbol of sorts, representing Luxembourg's independence, and has become one of Luxembourg City's main tourist attractions. The bridge was designed by Paul Séjourné, a Frenchman, and Paul Rodange, a Luxembourger, and was built between 1900 and 1903. Its design was copied in the construction of Walnut Lane Bridge in Philadelphia, the United States."
Source: wikipedia

Gondolas in Venice Italy
Gondolas in Venice are perhaps the most recognizable of all the features of Venice along with the canals and bridges themselves. Gondolas were the primary means of transportation through the waterways of Venice for centuries."