John Albers

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Sink to new depths in Death Valley

Jan. 3, 2017, 6:00 a.m.<p>Family-friendly<br>• Deserts<p><b>Why:</b> Because Death Valley National Park's low point is also a traveler's high point.<p><b>What:</b> Death Valley's Badwater, a salt-encrusted old lake bed between forbidding mountains, is the lowest point in North America. It's especially vivid and perplexing just …

National Parks

Pedal across the Golden Gate Bridge, then catch a ferry back

Jan. 8, 2017, 6:00 a.m.<p>Family-friendly<br>• S.F. Bay Area<p><b>Why</b>: There's more than one way to cross America's favorite orange bridge.<p><b>What:</b> First, rent a bicycle in San Francisco's North Beach or Fisherman's Wharf areas. (There are several rental outfits, including Blazing Saddles and San Francisco Bike …

California

25 Best Oregon Beaches

The Oregon Coast is home to some of the most fantastic views in the United States. From rolling sand dunes to towering sea stacks, Oregon's coastline …

Oregon

10 Dramatic Sights You Have To See In Yellowstone National Park, USA

One of my favourite things about the US is the absolutely stunning natural beauty – something that you can find in pretty much every state you visit …

Yellowstone National Park

How to travel the world with no money – by people who have done it

Three adventurers share their advice on cash-free journeys around the globe, and reveal the highs and lows of the challenge<p><b>Laura Bingham: 7,000km cycle across South America, July 2016</b><p><b>What was the high point of your trip?</b><br>When my sister joined me for a short while in Argentina. We’d been there for …

South America

Feel small under North America's tallest falls

<b>Why:</b> North America's tallest waterfall, splashing down in one of its most gorgeous valleys.<p><b>What:</b> The essence of Yosemite Valley is soaring granite and falling water. So if you’re a park beginner, get yourself to the base of Lower Yosemite Fall. Preferably in spring.<p>This is the bottom of a …

National Parks

Why putting yourself on a budget is a waste of time

If you're trying to build wealth and get your financial house in order, almost everyone — friends, coworkers, and definitely your dad — has probably told you the same thing: Create a budget.<p>But here's the thing about budgeting: It's not fun. At all.<p>And for that reason, it often ends up just being a …