Tag Archives: Adventure

News: Visit Rwanda reveals new adventure tourism options

Thrill-seeking travellers will soon be able to enjoy high-flying paramotoring, exciting mountain biking and some serious cycling routes in Rwanda as part of new adventure experiences unveiled by Visit Rwanda. Paramotoring is a form of paragliding where the user wears a motor on their back which provides enough thrust to fly through the air using an adapted paraglider or a ...

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My Great Orchestral Adventure

Best of all it offers children the opportunity to enjoy a show in the awe-inspiring setting of the Royal Albert Hall.  It is a wonderful way to help children to enjoy classical music and to feel comfortable in grand, iconic venues. This two-hour show (with an interval) is suitable for children from three years upwards.  It tells the story of ...

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Grimes’ Crazy 2009 Houseboat Adventure Turned Into Animated Video: Watch

“Drawn & Recorded,” a series of animated stories from music history, is airing a new episode starring Grimes. Narrated by T-Bone Burnett and animated/directed by Drew Christie, “Grimes on the Mississippi” tells the notorious story of the time Claire Boucher and a friend travelled down the Mississippi river in a 20-foot DIY houseboat, filled with live chickens and 20 pounds ...

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'Ready Player One' blends old-school Spielberg and trendy technology to create an excellent adventure

With daily life hopeless, the escape of choice is OASIS, a super-seductive virtual reality universe where, says our teenage guide Wade Watts (Sheridan), the only limits to who you can be and what you can do is your imagination. (To emphasize the difference between real and unreal, cinematographer Janusz Kaminski shot OASIS digitally, the physical world with film.) … ENTERTAINMENT ...

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A Little Adventure And A Lot Of Grapefruit In The Valley Of The Sun

The suburbs of Arizona’s most populous city are probably the last place you’d expect to find adventure. But you don’t have to look far past the walls of its master-planned communities to discover a wilder side of this place. Just beyond Phoenix’s nondescript subdivisions, we stumbled upon challenging hikes, exotic food and even an olive farm. Everything moves a li… ...

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‘Outlander’ Recap: Claire Has an Island Adventure in ‘Unchartered’

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “Uncharted,” the 11th episode of the third season of “Outlander.” Claire’s (Caitriona Balfe) at sea, floating on the barrels that are tied together, bobbing like a cork in the water under the blazing sun. She washes up on shore, exhausted, bedraggled. She spreads her clothes out to dry. She’s not ...

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Olympic Thrills, And A Few Chills, On A Summer Puget Sound Adventure

Washington State’s Puget Sound area is famous for its moderate climate and postcard-perfect views of the Olympic mountain range. You’ve probably seen those gorgeous images of kayaks in the bay, a whale splashing in the distance, and, behind it all, snow-capped mountains. Erase those pictures from your mind, please. You can get that maybe 11 months out of the year, ...

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