Life is an adventure. It’s meant to be explored. It’s meant to be enjoyed.

Recent Work

Some of my most recent stories:

The ‘heart of the Amazon’ is a modern, industrial city.
Am I going to get eaten by a bear while sleeping in my hammock?
Street Art in Rio, Buenos Aires and Santiago
On saying yes to adventure
How to pack for a cycle tour towing kayaks
Silk Road Memories: Touring through the Five Stans
Escape to the Wilderness: A glamping retreat with a community
Of Bikes and Boats:  Adventure Kayak Magazine Feature
What 5 weeks in South America look like

About the Author

Rachel Kristensen

Hi, I’m Rachel.

I’m a Canadian travel writer and international tour leader who is outdoors obsessed and eternally curious.

Welcome to my collection of stories of adventures and misadventures from around the world.

I hope you enjoy. Thanks for stopping by.

xo

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Recent Blog Posts

May 27, 2016 |

The ‘heart of the Amazon’ is a modern, industrial city.

Are you thinking Manaus, the so-called ‘heart of the Amazon’, is all jungle huts and cloud soaked forests? Think again.

May 26, 2016 |

Am I going to get eaten by a bear while sleeping in my hammock?

Hopefully not.

May 25, 2016 |

On saying yes to adventure

… and yes to other things too.

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