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Welcome to the Active Travel Adventures podcast where you'll find inspiration to lead a bigger life through adventure travel.

On each show we explore exciting multi-day active vacations from around the world where you have to MOVE!  You'll have to hike, bike, paddle, horseback ride (sometimes in combination) to propel yourself to the next destination.

If you're tired of typical vacations and are looking for a more authentic experience by exploring the landscapes and meeting the locals on your vacation, then this is your podcast!

All adventures will be doable for someone reasonably fit (I'm a 58 year old woman and I have to be able to do them).

Be sure to visit activetraveladventures.com to see photos and get more details, plus you can download the FREE Travel Planners for each destination!  These handy summaries summarize the tips and provide all sorts of helpful links to help you plan your trip.  You get them automatically if you subscribe to the newsletter.

Dec 16, 2021

Hike the Dolomites in the Italian Alps

Kit was so inspired by her interview of Annie in Episode 21 about her adventures hiking in the Dolomites, that she booked the same tour and tells you all about it on today's show.

Not only do we hike the majestic UNESCO Dolomites, but we also bike a beautiful rail to trails path,...


Dec 2, 2021

Bike Pack the Erie Canal from Buffalo to Albany

Learn how to bike pack the 360 mile Erie Canal Trail :  what you'll see, when to go, how many miles per day, where to sleep, and what gear to take. Learn how to plan your epic multi-day biking adventure and much more.  Get insights into general bike packing from an...


Nov 18, 2021

Travel Tips and Insights

On this far reaching show, Kit highlights the lessons learned over more than a year and a half on the road, including her USA Road Trip in her camper van, Sophie, plus her long term travel in Europe.

We discuss:

  • Myth Busted:  Travel is Expensive : I can't afford it
  • Myth Busted:  Travel is...


Nov 4, 2021

Today marks the 100th episode of the Active Travel Adventures podcast! Since the vast majority of podcasts rarely make it past eight episodes, this is quite a milestone.

I thought it would be fun to review some of your and my favorites of the past four years since I started the show.  Below are the episodes (and...


Oct 21, 2021

Discover why Ecuador is considered the adventure capital of South America!

Hike under waterfalls, bike down one of the world's highest active volcanoes.  Go for a horseback ride in the heights of RumiƱahui.  Get a thrill on the famous treehouse swing over the cliff of BaƱos.  Hike the virgin Amazon rainforest and...