Travel Video of the Week: Insane POV Mountain Biking in Chile

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It seems like every time there’s an insane adventure video on YouTube, the folks at Red Bull are behind it. This video, in which one of their mountain bikers straps a GoPro camera to his helmet and takes off through the hills and streets of Valparaiso, Chile, is no exception. The terrain we see is one […]

Travel Contests: Week of November 26, 2013

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This week’s travel contests include: Win a three-night “Spirit of Santa Fe” escape to the Four Seasons Resort Rancho Encantado Santa Fe (JohnnyJet.com contest) Win a $10,000 trip to Venice, Italy Win a trip for two to the World Cup in Rio de Janeiro Win a $10,600 trip to the Galapagos Islands Win a trip for […]

Travel News: Week of June 26, 2013

United passenger punches pilot

Top Travel News Irate United passenger punches pilot in face Ryanair says could move into trans-Atlantic flights United changes Elite status requirements Mickey Arison steps down as CEO of Carnival Corp., remains chairman Online travel sites owe millions in back taxes FAA could ease restrictions on electronic devices, sources say Dozens of single Brits board […]

Patagonia, Chile

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By Lisa Tucker McElroy: Two days into our luxury rafting trip, I’m sitting on a giant rock, looking out at a mountain called the Three Nuns. I’m a little confused, so I ask my Chilean guide, “Are you sure it’s three? I see about seven peaks.” As he’s been doing all week, though, the guide […]