Like many people, I have a "bucket list." It's something along the lines of the "top-10-things-to-see-or-do-before-you-die" lists published on travel Web sites.
"Set foot on all seven continents" has always been on my list. This past February, after nearly six months of planning, I was fortunate to be able to knock off two -- the most amazing being Antarctica, the other South America.
I chose an optimal time to go -- summer in the Southern Hemisphere -- and found a tour company online that was able to accommodate my needs. It is a costly adventure, especially when traveling solo, but iExplore put together a package for me that was perfect. Read full article »