Monthly Archives: October 2012

Mount Roraima- Venezuela’s Lost World

October 9th, 2012 (2 Comments)

Looking for a top trekking expedition in South America? How about trekking Mt. Roraima- where Arthur Conan Doyle placed his 1912 story “The Lost World,” about scientists attacked by dinosaurs and ape men in a land cut off from the rest of the world? This flat-topped mountain, 9,200 feet tall, is encircled by cliffs that [...]

Atacama Desert a convenient staging ground for outdoor treks and other adventures.

October 9th, 2012 (2 Comments)

Atacama Desert recommended by LA Times! Those interested in outdoor treks and other adventures this is the place to visit. There are plenty of wonders in this most inhospitable of places: steaming geysers, hoodoos, volcanoes, Saharan landscapes…,0,4641315.story