What are the best gifts?
How full is your inbox right now? Here's a glimpse at what ours looks like... "CYBER MONDAY 30% OFF" "BIGGEST SALE OF THE YEAR!!!...
This IS NOT an Earth Day Message
"Before Beyond the Map became a full-time gig, we were marine biologist studying coral reefs- on most occasions we spent the majority o
8 Life-Changing Benefits of Summer Camp
When you look back on your summer breaks, what were the moments that you remember?
Hiking the Path Less Traveled to Machu Picchu
If you've ever dreamt of visiting Machu Picchu then you have probably heard of the famous Inca Trail. This trail passes through stunning
Looking Back On 2018
We love to look ahead. In fact, it's quite common that we are planning our next adventure before the last one is even over! Even so, the
A Photo Journey Through Peru
Machu Picchu- ahhh the quintessential household name for most modern day travelers. This world wonder is discussed so frequently that it may
The Gift Of An Experience
Above: Keenan and Mary Bliss testing their skills on a slackline. It's Christmas morning and my niece and nephew are surrounded by a...
Becoming the Gift Guru
As we near the quintessential day of gift giving, I cannot help but to look around and assess the material possessions in my home. Which...
Campfire Tales For Exploring Beyond the Map (UPDATED!)
Many of us may recall our first campfire. The smells, the tranquility, the comradery and oh yes, of course, how could we forget the...
Why Our Schools Need Student Travel
It's around 8 pm, but who knows for sure. We are circled around a campfire tucked behind a waterfall deep within the jungle- time barely...