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The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

January: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Bikepacking for Backpackers

Bikepacking, essentially backpacking with a bike, is a great way to explore backcountry destinations that can’t be reached by hiking trails or are …

Backpacking

The 100 best nonfiction books: No 63 – The Life of Charlotte Brontë by Elizabeth Gaskell (1857)

Possibly Elizabeth Gaskell’s finest work – a bold portrait of a brilliant woman worn down by her father’s eccentricities and the death of her siblings<p>Charlotte Brontë, who died in 1855 aged 38, might almost have been an Elizabeth Gaskell heroine. Like Margaret Hale in <i>North and South</i> (1855), or …

Literature

Take a glimpse at Europe's best national parks

Europe contains some of the most charismatic and cultured cities on the planet. But the continent is also blessed with an extraordinary array of natural landscapes, which lure travellers from far and wide.<p>From the glacier-carved fjords of Norway to the sun-baked gorges of Greece, many of these …

Fall In Love With Camping - Tips For People Who Hate Camping

<b>Perhaps you’ve never camped before and are convinced you’ll hate it or maybe you’ve camped in the past and hated every minute of it? If that sounds</b> …

The Top 10 Hikes in Yosemite National Park

You know how views only get better and better the higher you hike? That has never been more true than on the trails in Yosemite National Park. Take …

Artist's Poignant Images of What America's National Parks Will Look Like by 2050 Will Inspire You to Act - One Green Planet

Hannah Rothstein is a visual artist based in Berkeley, California. She recently produced a series of posters with poignant messages regarding climate …

Magnificent munros: 17 Scottish mountains to bag in your lifetime

Hiking

Travel Canada: 5 Reasons to Visit Our Neighbor to the North in 2017

Many Americans still think of Canada as “United States Lite.”<p>But, our neighbor to the north offers far more in the way of history and culture than …

Three Tips For High Altitude Newbies

Tagged a few 14ers but ready to go higher? Jessica R Hamel headed to the top to Orizaba and came back with these insights.<p><b>Earlier in March, I found</b> …

The Painted Hills

Wildflowers in the Temblor Range, with desert candles, blazing stars, tansy phacelia, and hillside daisies, Carrizo Plain National Monument. I used a …

Landscape Photography

10 Crazy Race Day Superstitions That Runners Have

Runners are a quirky bunch of people, from the things we only do on the run to times of run rage to the superstitions we have. In order to shed light …

The Can't-miss Sights in 20 National Parks Across the U.S.

First-time visitors will be in awe when visiting these incredible spots across America's national parks.<p>When brothers Jim and Will Pattiz visited …

National Parks

The best view in every state

The United States isn't just amber waves of grain and purple mountain majesties—though there are plenty of those. From sea to shining sea, this country has some of the most incredible natural and city views on Earth.<p>It should come as no surprise that wild wonders, including the Grand Canyon, Mount …

Hiking

Out And Back: 20 Best Day Hikes In America

A pair of boots, a pack large enough for some snacks and water bottles, and some weather appropriate clothes. That is just about all you’ll really …

You Won't Believe How Cheap These 10 Incredible Vacations Are

​These jaw-dropping beaches, metropolitan escapes, and outdoorsy adventures are all possible on a shoestring<p>Getty Images<p>With the end of a long, dreary winter comes longer days, the promise of rooftop season, and, of course, the travel itch. But shelling out massive amounts of cash for a week away …

10 Incredible National Parks in America to visit (for free!)

To celebrate National Park Week, on April 15–16 and 22–23 visitors get it in for free! On these National Park Week weekends, every national park will …

10 Things to Know before You Start to Plan Your Arizona + Utah Road Trip

The countdown is on for our upcoming road trip to the Western U.S., and I am so busy putting the final details on our itinerary. The majority of our …

National Parks

The 10 Most Iconic Denim Moments in Film

Denim has a special place in every person's wardrobe, so it comes as no surprise that the sturdy cotton fabric is well represented in the movies, …

Access a database of 70,000 books banned around the world going back to 1575

Soon the world will have a massive physical monument to censorship.<p>This year, Argentine artist Marta Minujín will open an installation built from books, all of which were banned around the world at some point in history. The “Parthenon of Books,” a re-creation of her 1983 installation in Buenos …

Literature

By The Beard Of Zeus: Why 2017 Is The Best Time To Visit Greece

By The Beard Of Zeus: Why 2017 Is The Best Time To Visit GreeceSource file from pexelsLegend has it that Greece is the home of the Gods. In recent …

Europe

Here's What You're Owed When an Airline Bumps You From a Flight

The procedures for getting bumped from a flight have become a hot topic after United Airlines dragged a customer from his seat, bloodying him in the …

The largest outdoor climbing gym in North America is returning to Brooklyn Bridge Park

Activity enthusiasts will be delighted to learn that the largest outdoor climbing gym in North America is returning to Brooklyn Bridge Park. Known as Dumbo Boulders, the blue 7800-square-foot gym will open to the public this Saturday, 15 April.<p>The gym made its debut last year thanks to local rock …

Climbing

Here’s the 50 cheapest cities in the world to backpack in 2017

Price of Travel have put together a “Backpacker Index” which breaks down the costs of visiting cities around the world. This research was formulated …

Skycamp Rooftop Tents

Easy to install and surprisingly spacious, Skycamp Rooftop Tents are a sensible alternative to a traditional camper. Closed inside a clamshell-like …

Nowhere to stay for the Great American Eclipse? Oregon opens 1000 extra campsites

The chance of glimpsing a rare total solar eclipse – which will be visible in certain areas across the US in August – has led sky-watching travellers to rush to book accommodation even a year in advance.<p>But despite hotels and campgrounds across the country filling up with reservations, …

How To Discover the Secret Trails of America's National Parks

We all know that America's National Parks are beautiful, nearly to a fault. Attracting thousands of tourists each season, hiking a trail can feel a …

Meet the woman who's motorbiked across the globe

You might not think that by the time you’re 30, you’d have slept by the roadside in a tunnel in Italy, sold all your belongings, and maxed out your …

How to Predict an Emerging Destination

There's no formula, of course. But experts say certain factors make an "It" destination easy to predict.<p>Berlin, 1997. Eight years after the fall of the wall, Germany’s biggest city was still struggling to integrate lopsided halves, its derelict industrial districts a post-Soviet scar on the …

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