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This Hidden Swimming Hole Can Only Be Reached by Jumping Through a Waterfall (Video)

Dive into Jamaica’s best-kept secret.<p>You can find dozens of majestic waterfalls in Jamaica, but there’s only one that will make you feel like you’re …

How to go Glacier Kayaking in British Columbia

Glacier kayaking in the Cascade Mountains of British Columbia is a surreal experience. Most of us don’t put snow and kayaking together, but Nick …

British Columbia

Healthy Crock Pot Recipes

Crock-Pots bring to mind rich, comforting dishes like creamy casseroles and hearty meat stews. But this method of cooking—in which ingredients are …

Long-term review: Alpkit Gourdon 20 waterproof rucksack | The Great Outdoors

<b>Alex Roddie tests a minimalist waterproof daypack to destruction over seven years</b><p>I’ve used Alpkit’s Gourdon waterproof daypacks for just over a …

Backpacking

The beauty of decay: Abandoned ruins from around the world

<b>(CNN) —</b> As an airline pilot, Belgian-born Henk Van Rensbergen was used to traveling the world. But he found a great way to supersize that passion: hunting for the most wonderful, secret, haunting abandoned places.<p>"I bought my first camera at age 16 and soon started making photos just to prove to my …

Urban Exploration

Hiking to This WWII Plane Crash Site Will Make You Feel Like You're on the Set of Lost

If you love history and hiking, you'll want to visit Tofino, Canada, where you can go to an epic crash site. Taking this popular trail south of Radar Hill will lead you to the ruins of the Royal Canadian Air Force Canso 11007 that came down shortly after takeoff in 1945 due to a failed engine. …

Hiking

Thai Lettuce Wraps with Beef and Fresh Basil (Fun to Eat!)

Crisp, crunchy, savory, with just the right amount of spice, these fresh Thai lettuce wraps make dinner into something you'll look forward to. …

This One-Pot Chili Mac & Cheese Is the Ultimate Comfort Food

Chili mac and cheese is comfort food at its finest. A love child of a hearty beef chili and a cheesy macaroni casserole, this dinner comes together …

Cook this: Portable, grab-and-go baked oatmeal cups that kids can help make, too

<i>Our cookbook of the week is The School Year Survival Cookbook: Healthy Recipes and Sanity-Saving Strategies for Every Family and Every Meal (Even</i> …

Purple Cauliflower Is Having a Moment, and You Should Cook With It ASAP

Purple cauliflower has been around for years, but it's becoming increasingly popular — and it's easy to see why. The vibrant color makes it look way more interesting than plain-old cauliflower, and it's the most eye-catching vegetable you'll find in the produce aisle. But what exactly <i>is</i> purple …

Grilled Clambake Foil Packets with Herb Butter Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together butter, shallot, parsley, dill, lemon zest, and 1 tablespoon of the Old Bay seasoning in a medium bowl until well …

Fantasy Football 2017: Full Position-by-Position Rankings, Creative Team Names

Summer has flown by, and now the NFL season will kick off in just three weeks when the Kansas City Chiefs face the New England Patriots on September 7.<p>This means fantasy football drafts are in full swing, so here are some rankings and team names to get you going.<p>For the rankings, we'll list the top …

Roasted Cauliflower Steaks with Golden Raisins and Pine Nuts

Quick goat’s cheese and broccoli pasta - delicious. magazine

INGREDIENTS<p>300g penne<br>• 250g tenderstem broccoli<br>• 3 bsp olive oil<br>• 2 garlic cloves, thinly sliced<br>• 1 red chilli, finely sliced<br>• 4 tbsp dried breadcrumbs<br>• 150g …

Curry Chicken Salad Stuffed Avocados

Cheesy Grilled Parmesan Broccoli

Cheesy Grilled Parmesan Broccoli<p>Serves 4<p>2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice (from about 1/2 medium lemon) <br>2 tablespoons olive oil <br>1/2 teaspoon …

Canada by Rail: 5 Great Canadian Train Adventures

While a traditional road trip has its charms, a Canadian train adventure allows you to ride through the Rockies, explore the remote north and wind …

Your Quinoa Will Taste 1,000 Times Better When You Make This Simple Swap

I've been eating quinoa for a while but admittedly haven't gotten very creative with the way I cook it (save cooking it with some bullion once!). As such, my quinoa has been pretty plain, and since I make it weekly, I was getting pretty bored. Then it dawned on me — I need to cook it in coconut …

Healthy Eating

Put This Creamy Italian Chicken on Tonight's Menu

Somehow it's Monday already (RIP, weekend) and you forgot to meal plan again. Don't despair! I've got a delicious recipe for you to make tonight that …

Slow Cooker Italian Beef Recipe

Italian beef has long been a slow cooker recipe favorite, and it is loaded with flavor. The Italian-style pickled vegetables — giardiniera and …

Stunning Adventure Photos From Iceland by Nikolaus Brinkmann

<b>Nikolaus Brinkmann</b> is a talented self-taught photographer and traveler currently based in Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Nikolaus shoots a lot …

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

Sesame Ginger Broiled Halibut

Halibut is a good fish for grilling or broiling since it's meaty and firm. It's relatively low in fat, so as long as you cook it quickly, with high …

Seafood

Udon with Chicken and Garlicky Peanut Dressing

4 servings<p>This colorful cold noodle salad is infinitely riffable. Check out Ramen with Steak and Sesame-Ginger Dressing, Rice Noodles with Shrimp and Coconut-Lime Dressing, and Soba with Tofu and Miso-Mustard Dressing for even more ideas.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup natural creamy peanut butter<p>¼ …

Recipes

Canadian Rockies: These photos of its natural wonders will blow you away

After a long freezing winter in Alberta, spring comes as a welcome relief. However this is a variable time of the year in this part of the world. One …

Chile-and-Yogurt-Marinated Grilled Chicken

4 servings<p>Yes, you’ll need a lot of spices, but it’s not much work from there. Let the chicken marinate for 12 hours to get the most impact. This recipe is from Gunpowder, an Indian restaurant in London.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>7 dried Kashmiri or guajillo chiles, broken into pieces, seeds removed<p>1 …

Recipes

The Best National Parks for Paddling

<i>This article originally appeared in Canoe & Kayak Magazine. Words by Charli Kerns</i><p>National Park Week was recently celebrated with outdoor enthusiasts …

The Best Hammocks for Camping and Backpacking

Take it easy—in style.<p>Whether a tent replacement or a supplement to one, a hammock is a great addition to any camping or backpacking trip. They're lightweight, easy to pack, and comfortable for sleeping—all while avoiding the natural hazards of sleeping on the ground.<p>Depending on your needs, …

Camping

10 Bangin' Brussels Sprout Dishes For Dinner

Let's be real, as far as vegetables go Brussels sprouts are bangin'. There's just something majorly crave-worthy about these little golf ball-sized …

Side Dishes

WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel gets Donald Trump supporters to defend absurd White House visitors

How cool were Trump voters with Bill Cosby or Bernie Madoff visiting the president?<p>Jimmy Kimmel often wonders what it would take to convert someone who voted for President Donald Trump to the other side.<p>The Trump administration has already racked up a number of losses, with very few wins. One …