For many people, a vacation is a chance to take some time out of their lives and recharge the batteries with some rest and recuperation. There are however some, who look upon their vacation time as something very different and instead prefer to indulge in some high octane adventure. If you are the type who likes to spend your time away from work, exploring and diving in to new experiences and activities, here are some of the things that you could try out on your next vacation.
If you know your way around a motorcycle then you could head off on a vacation of a lifetime as your tour through a country or region on your two-wheeled friend. There are so many options around the world which you can choose form riding through the Himalayas to the motorcycle tours Thailand has to offer. Whatever kind of landscape or country you are looking for and whatever it is that you are looking to explore, you can add some real novelty to your trip and do it on a motorbike.
What better way than getting your kicks than to jump off a bridge or structure, with nothing but a string of elastic tied to your feet. Bungee jumping is incredible popular around the world and if you really want to do it in style, you can head to some of the world’s largest or craziest jumps. The Macau Tower in China is the largest bungee jump in the world at 233 meters, alternatively you could head to Victoria Falls in Africa and jump off the rope bridge above it. There is a lot of choice for you and you can really inject some fun into your vacation with a heart pounding bungee jump.
White water rafting is a real test of your strength, your reactions and your fear levels and if you can add some rafting to your vacation then you will have an unforgettable experience. White water rafting exists wherever there is long stretches of rivers which features rapids. As you can imagine, there are many of these throughout the world which means that you have plenty of choice for where to go rafting. New Zealand has long been a favorite for rafters and so too has places like Costa Rica and the United States.
For those who may not have surfed before, the activity doesn’t appear to be one that produces too much adrenalin, at least not on the face of it. This however, could not be further from the truth and it is not until you start your battle against mother nature on the high seas, that you really get an idea for just how exciting and adventurous this activity really is. You can surf just about anywhere from Australia to the UK, Indonesia to Mexico and whether you are a beginner or a pro, there are few water sports which will get your heart racing quite like surfing will.