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11 Pro Tips for Packing for Your First Backpacking Trip

I’d consider myself a pretty experienced backpacker—last summer, I spent more than three months backpacking 1,000 miles. But it was only two years …

Node delivers modern, sustainable, modular prefab homes

These prefabs can stay small—or expand as needed<p>Prefab—or prefabricated—homes can be an affordable and eco-friendly alternative to buying a new home built onsite. And sometimes, these modern houses can be super gorgeous.<p>Case in point: these modern modules by Seattle-based Node combine to build …

Prefab Homes

BACKPACKING CHECKLIST

Wondering what you need for a hiking trip? Use this backpacking checklist when planning an overnight hike or tackling a multi-day adventure on an …

I Packed My Life Into a Single Backpack to Travel the World for 9 Months. Here's What I Brought

I had to embrace minimalism and get rid of most of my stuff.<p>You have not witnessed frustration until you’ve seen a 24-year-old woman trying to stuff …

Hiking Kumano Kodo, a Remote Ancient Pilgrimage Route in Japan

Follow in the footsteps of 10th-century emperors.<p>An ancient pilgrimage trail winds through the mountains of Japan’s Kii Peninsula, a densely forested …

Hiking

5 Tips for a Successful Day Hike

Over the past few years Brian and I have learned some tips and tricks for making sure we are prepared for our hikes. Some things may seem obvious, …

You’d Never Guess This Japanese-Style Home in Tiburon Is a Kit House

More Japanese minka than Sears Roebuck, a kit home in the Bay Area—complete with a meditation room—provides the right bones for a renovation.<p>When Darla Anderson and Kori Rae came across a property for sale in Tiburon, a secluded town just north of San Francisco, they were enthralled by its …

Living Rooms

Traveling as a Vegan in Japan

Traveling as a vegan is not easy, especially when you are in a foreign country. This summer, I traveled to Japan with two friends (who are not vegan) …

Japan

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 14<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 14<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

The best backpacking sleeping bags

There’s nothing better than climbing into your sleeping bag at the end of a long day on the trail. The sound of that zipper pulling closed makes your …

5 vegan luxury experiences in Bali

The island of Bali conjures up images of tropical beaches, majestic volcanos and lush natural beauty, once you escape from the congested streets of …

Luxury Travel

29 of The Most Surreal Landscapes on The Planet You Must See

Alien visions right here on Earth.<p>Earth is full of bizarre landscapes. Some are land formations moulded over thousands of years, while others are …

7 Yoga Poses That'll Help You Sleep When You Wake Up In The Middle Of The Night

I can confidently say that sleeping is one of my all-time favorite hobbies. But when I cuddle up in bed for some blissful shut-eye, there's …

Yoga

From Ayurveda to biomedicine: understanding the human body

What is a human body? This may seem a facetious question, but the answer will be very different according to which medical tradition you consult. …

Veggie Christmas

Every year I sit down and try to come up with a tasty but easy plan for Christmas dinner. Since we had our wee boy we always have Christmas at our …

Vegan Caramel Cheesecake

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — November 16, 2017<p>This <b>Vegan Caramel Cheesecake</b> is a showstopper! It’s a gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan cheesecake …

Whip up this vegan curry slow-cooker recipe for your next cozy gathering

As multi-cookers, like the Instant Pot, continue their meteoric rise to the kitchen-gadgets Hall of Fame, you’re likely in one of three camps: you’ve …

Forget Machu Picchu: Seven Newly Accessible Wonders of the World

If visiting the world's most ancient temples and monuments—Angkor Wat, Machu Picchu, Chichen Itza, Petra—inspires your inner Indiana Jones, just …

Sri Lanka

Harvard study uncovers why fasting can lead to a longer and healthier life

Intermittent fasting diets are all the rage these days. We are seeing everything from the conservative 5:2 diet to more extreme fasting methods …

Tim Cook and Eric Schmidt stripped down to try this new kind of shower head and wound up investing

You might spend $699 on a new iPhone 8, but would you shell out that much for a shower?<p>Nebia, a startup based in San Francisco, wants to disrupt the most intimate part of your morning routine. Its debut product, the Spa Shower System, surrounds users in a warm cloud of mist and uses up to 70% less …

Tim Cook

Modern Home Designed with Outdoor Views in Mind

Cymon Allfrey Architects completed the design and development of <b>Mt. Pleasant Home</b>, a modern home with extensive outdoor views in Christchurch, New …

This Company Can Design, Build, and Deliver a Sustainable Prefab in Just 12 Weeks

Explore Ecospace Studio's modular buildings that serve a variety of valuable purposes.<p>Co-managed by architects Lee Town, Amira Idris-Town, and Matthew Kettle of the London-based firm IPT Architects, Ecospace Studios was created with the goal of ameliorating the economic, spatial, and environmental …

Architecture

The World's Most Epic Day Hikes

Adventure<p>These tremendous treks don't require an overnight bag.<p>Every trail offers a fresh adventure, whether you meander along a river, through a forest, or into a valley. With these 10 treks from around the globe, you'll take in views of gorgeous landscapes, challenge your abilities, and see a new …

25 of the Best Fall Dinners for Vegans and Vegetarians

As the temperature starts to drop and the days get shorter, the desire for slow-cooked roasts and meaty braises may set in for many. But if you're …

Cover installs its first prefab dwelling “for the masses” in L.A.

Thoughtful prefabricated design for the masses just moved one big step closer to reality. Tech company Cover just completed and installed its first …

Los Angeles

How Hiking is Like a Meditation Retreat (And How It's Not)

I just got back from a profound and excruciating 10-day silent retreat hosted by the Dhamma organization, which offers free courses in the vipassana …

Eight Great Homemade Veggie Burgers

Everyone should have a great veggie burger recipe in their repertoire, and the good news is there are infinite ways to go about it. A base of …

15 beautiful photographs that will convince you to rewrite your bucket list

Hiking