Yoga-friendly Hikes in LOS ANGELES

“Nobody walks in LA,” or so claims the new wave, 80s band Missing Persons. They were right; we hike. If you Google “Best hikes in LA” you’ll get copious results, from private and secluded, to the stargazing kind (and no, not stars in the sky -- this is LA, after all). But also ubiquitous to the City of Angels is the Yoga Enthusiast, many of whom like a little vinyasa flow before, during or after a … [Read more...]

Go Big: Inspired Adventures in ALASKA

Cynthia Kane explores Alaska's vast, rugged terrain navigating rivers and epic trails in America's Last Frontier “Inspired by greatness” is a phrase I’ve come across all my life. A phrase that when I first heard it -- I was inspired to find the source. Since then, I’ve traveled around the world and seen beautiful sites that have marked me, and I’ve hiked in locations where the views have … [Read more...]

ARGENTINA: Go Take a Hike!

Cynthia Blair Kane goes off the beaten track to explore some of Argentina’s most inspirational trails. We all know that what makes us put on our hiking boots and tie up our laces isn’t the act of putting one foot in front of the other, rather the experience of being surrounded by the phenomena that is the natural world. So imagine walking pristine dirt paths, then rounding a rugged ridge to … [Read more...]

SPAIN: Madrid Hikes A Peak Experience

The Community of Madrid offers some incredible hiking that gives you an entirely new perspective of one of Europe's greatest cities and regions. Stop and think for a moment about the city of Madrid. What images do you see? Perhaps the sophisticated plazas, narrow cobblestone streets, buzzing bars; maybe the quintessential cafe, packed tapas restaurants, Picasso’s Guernica at the Reina Sofia, … [Read more...]