Adventure travel

Do you need a bulletproof vest to go to eastern Ukraine?

Do you need a bulletproof vest to go to eastern Ukraine?

iReporter MaiaKiev says she was nervous about going to eastern Ukraine and that her group had bulletproof vests in the car
Deep thrills: The crazy cave trampolines of Wales

Deep thrills: The crazy cave trampolines of Wales

Bounce Below transforms an abandoned slate mine into a surreal, springy world of fear and fun
Volcano daredevils: Wild rides in Nicaragua

Volcano daredevils: Wild rides in Nicaragua

Careening down an active volcano at 95 kph on a thin board? It happens only at Cerro Negro in Nicaragua
10 of the world's most photogenic volcanoes

10 of the world's most photogenic volcanoes

Whether filled with electric blue sulfur flames or hissing lava, these mega mountains offer incredible vistas
Discovering the lost isles of the South Pacific

Discovering the lost isles of the South Pacific

Following the trails of the great explorers, this once-a-year luxury cruise visits untouched islands and never-snorkeled reefs
10 of the world's best nighttime adventures

10 of the world's best nighttime adventures

Some things are just better after dark. These experiences around the planet prove it
Is Lundy Britain's most idyllic island?

Is Lundy Britain's most idyllic island?

No cell phones, no Internet, no cars, no TV ... and, no, you don't go mad
Gallery: Extreme shots by daredevil adventure photographer

Gallery: Extreme shots by daredevil adventure photographer

Tyler Stableford takes risks in glacier caves, mountain ridges and remote locations so we can gasp at scenes like these
Best places in U.S. to escape civilization

Best places in U.S. to escape civilization

These trips will make you forget you're in the country that invented McDonald's and Kardashians
China's frontiers: Is there anything left to explore?

China's frontiers: Is there anything left to explore?

Rapid development has opened up vast swathes of China, says a man who has spent much of his life exploring it
Cheeky signage keeps drivers focused on tricky Alaskan road

Cheeky signage keeps drivers focused on tricky Alaskan road

Signs along a windy, scenic mountain road use humor to keep drivers paying attention
CNN Partner Hotels

Destination Berlin

World War II bunker and former margarine factory among cutting edge venues in ever-changing city