The Adventuress is a blog for women with adventurous spirits.
It's a source of inspiration, planning, tips, and advice from experienced travelers and outdoor adventurers
with the extra flair of being for women and by women only.

Why Panama should be your next adventure travel destination
All the reasons you should consider Panama
Staying in touch on international adventure travel trips
One of the most confusing issues travelers face on international adventure trips is how to stay in touch with people back home. There are so many options and so many variables, and it all changes so quickly!
Is adventure travel the right choice for you?
I used to think adventure travel was the right kind of travel for anyone who was basically healthy and mobile. Of course in my 20s, I also assumed that everyone, given a choice, would prefer to spend their weekends hiking and camping.
Overseas adventure travel first aid kit - Part 2
In the last post I offered a general list of things I always take on any overseas adventure travel trip. Actually I pack the same items on a trip in the United States, with one exception- Cipro, a broad spectrum antibiotic.
What's in your overseas adventure travel first aid kit
When thinking about what to put in your overseas adventure travel first aid kit, you need to answer three questions:
5 things I learned while hiking Scotland
Hiking Scotland this fall was full of learning, as hiking trips anywhere always are. Here are 5 things I learned:
Choosing destinations for overseas adventure travel
One of our hardest tasks is picking destinations for new trips, particularly for overseas adventure travel.