Also known as the tallest mountain in the entire North America, Denali or Mt. McKinley is the main highlight of the Denali National Park and Preserve and is frequently scaled nowadays. Many mountain climbers opt to follow the West Buttress Route, and it usually takes them 2-4 weeks before they could reach the peak of this mountain.
Get a better idea on what to expect when climbing Denali in this clip prepared by Joshua Lavigne, who further shares,
This was my first trip to the Alaska Range but Raphael Slawinski's forth, so I followed his lead in strategy and style. Our original objective was to attempt the Denali Diamond on the southwest face but conditions were ill suited for an attempt, so we diverted our energies to the uber-classic Cassin Ridge. After 14 days of travel, acclimatization and many days of resting we got the weather window to start climbing. Our strategy for the route was to do it as a day climb. A committing but simple style.
So get started with your next climbing trip now!
Exploring London will be in your priority list, and you can start taking in the view of City by taking a ride in London Eye. Aside from this, you should immerse in the local culture by visiting historical sites – from museums, St. John Cathedral, the Palace of Westminster, the Buckingham Palace and more, much more.
Here we bring you to 5 things not to miss when you are in Britain. You will surely be more inspired after reading this article.
The beach is another big item in your list. The United Kingdom is known for its white, sandy beaches. Go beach hopping at the Bournemouth in Dorset, Sinclair’s Bay in Caithness, Blackpool in Lancashire, to West Wittering in South Sussex and the Abereiddi Blue Lagoon in Pembrokeshire. These are some of the beach in the top list. Whether for the sun, for a dip, or for surfing, there’s always something sandy in Britain.
Extreme adventures await you in Britain. Rafting, bungee jumping and tubing are just some of the activities that you can immerse yourself in. Exploring the coast also tops the list, and this gives you the chance to explore the vast coastline. You can also go diving and swimming in some of the world’s most amazing blue clear waters.
Skiing, snowboarding and mountain climbing in Scotland will surely give you the adrenaline rush. The Scottish mountains are an ideal destination with its better equipped ski resorts and available expert help all the time. There is even a ski area that has features downhill mountain biking. Great adventure!
Safari, anyone? Do it the British way. From just a day out to weekend trips, going on a British safari offers an unforgettable experience. The Livingstone Safari Lodge on the southeast coast, for instance, opens a window to the plains of Africa where more than 1000 animals roam free.
So let the British invasion begin!
Paula Radcliffe at the Virgin London Marathon
The difference between a classic marathon and a destination marathon is the amount of fun and enjoyment that the participant experiences in it.
While the first is just about the distance and speed, the latter makes the experience more memorable by infusing the fun in running.
Here we give you a sampling of some of the best destination marathon races.
- Rock n Roll Marathon Series (San Diego, Seattle, Dallas, Washington, DC, Las Vegas)
This is unquestionably the best marathon series in the Unites States. The Rock n Roll Marathon Series is best known for integrating live music performances, cheerleading and themed water stations amid- great running courses. Aside from this, the support from the crowd really keeps you going.
- Virgin London Marathon (London, UK)
Run for Charity. This is the tagline of the event. When you register, you identify the charity that you’re supporting so that the prize money goes to that charity in case you win. In this event, you can spot elite world runners joining the race.
- Walt Disney World Marathon (Orlando, Florida)
The marathon race that brings out the child in you is the Walt Disney World Marathon. Done in January, the run will take you through the castles, resorts and the Epcot Centre. What is at stake for course finishers? Mickey Mouse Medals!
- Big Sur International Marathon (Carmel, California, USA)
The scenic view of the Pacific Ocean is something runners look forward to in the Big Sur International Marathon. The race, which started in 1986, is limited only to no more than 4,500 runners.
- Nike Women’s Marathon (San Francisco, California)
The biggest women’s marathon in the world, the Nike Women’s Marathon entails massage, pedicure and even chocolate aid stations. Firemen wait at the finish line to give out the finisher’s medal, which is none other than a Tiffany necklace.
Before the race day, make sure that your running gear, papers and all the necessaries are ready, and don’t forget to bring your best motivation in your mind!
So start planning your next destination marathon today!
You can find one of the famous beaches in the country in Salou, and they are usually divided by jagged coves.
Aside from the strings of beaches, such as the Cala Crancs, Llevant Beach, Platja de Ponent and Platja Llarga, you’ll also find the PortAventura resort as well as numerous tourist developments in Salou.
Come and visit Salou, and experience its wonderful Mediterranean climate. Take a look at this tourist capital of Costa Dorada in Timelapses.es’ video.
Get started with your next vacation as soon as possible.
Yellowstone National Park's Great Canyon
So start planning your camping trip to the Yellowstone National Park today!
Tourism to Egypt is alive and well. It's possible to travel to this country safely, and nowadays, with lower prices and fewer crowds.
One place to visit is the Garden Theater. It offers a diverse range of music and entertainment, and is a lovely place for an evening stroll. The city's first (and only) park of its size, the Garden is a verdant response to population pressures in Cairo and a celebration of Egyptian culture.Al-Azhar Park (literally, The Park of Flowers) is set in the heart of the old historic Cairo surrounded by amazing panoramic views of the city. The gardens are lush and well-landscaped, and the space is a welcome escape from the noisy city streets. Your walk is accompanied by ambient Arabic music drifting dreamily from speakers or from a live musical performance.
Recently discovered was the Ayyubid wall, constructed by Salah El Din over 800 years ago. Since its excavation the Wall has been extensively restored and joins the rehabilitation of other important monuments and landmark buildings in the History City.
The park has a variety of unique cafes and restaurants with high-quality service and dramatic views.
Information for taking tours of the Gardens.
Hours: 9am - Midnight
Address: Salah Salem Street
Tel: (202) 510 3868 - 510 7378
For more information, contact us at Preston Travel!
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