Author Archives: Katie Joll

Road Trippin Adventure Part VI: San Diego

Warning: if you’re going to drive from Yosemite to San Diego in one day it is a looong drive! (around 8 hours). Part of the fun of this drive though was discovering small places along the way, such as the … Continue reading

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Road Trippin Adventure Part V: Yosemite National Park

On the road again, and the first thing I have to note about the drive from Tahoe to Yosemite is; wow! what a ride! The fall scenery was a riot of reds, oranges and yellows and we couldn’t resist stopping … Continue reading

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Road Trippin Adventure Part IV: South Lake Tahoe

We arrive in Tahoe in the late afternoon, it’s a hot day for October so we decide to hit the lake right away. This place, I decide, is the ideal location for outdoor adventure travel. Tahoe is an outdoorsy kind … Continue reading

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Road Trippin Travel Adventure Part 3; Sacramento

So, here we are on the great California road trip, a state rich with sites for outdoor adventure travel. Having finally escaped the rush hour San Francisco traffic, we headed for our next destination; Sacramento.

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Road Trippin Adventure Part II: San Francisco

Alright; budget sorted, car collected and we have ignition. The great California girls’ road trip is officially underway and we’re gearing up for some great outdoor adventure travel. First stop (and a great place to start our trip); San Francisco. … Continue reading

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Road Trippin Travel Adventure Part I: The Budget

Road trip! Outdoor adventure travel¬†can have that added touch of excitement when you have to drive over miles of unfamiliar territory to get there. A friend and I decided to do as much of California as we could in ten … Continue reading

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Remember the Days of School Camp? Relive the Adventure!

I’m writing this as I sit in a hotel lobby in Kuala Lumpur, having recently returned from some great outdoor adventure travel¬†experiences near Pangkor, about 4 1/2 hours drive north of KL. We stayed at Swiss Gardens Resort and, being … Continue reading

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Mosquitoes – A hazard of Outdoor Adventure Travel

Living the adventure life to me means getting outdoors as frequently as possible and outdoor adventure travel in many different regions of the world. However, one part of the outdoors I’m not so fond of is the tendency to be … Continue reading

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Vegas Extreme Part III: The Artist

You may already have an adventurous life but have you ever considered donating all you have to charity then trying to make a living on the road? One of the things I love about being a traveler is the interesting … Continue reading

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Vegas Exteme Part II; X Scream!

If you’re looking for an adrenalin activity to spice up your day in Las Vegas, check out the Stratosphere tower. On the roof area they have some of the world’s highest amusement rides including the one I tried, X Scream. … Continue reading

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