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The 10 Best Indoor Hanging Plants to Turn Your Home Into a Jungle

Interior design may not be everyone’s strong suit, but even the most inexperienced decorator knows a simple trick for creating atmosphere: indoor …

Plants

The frugal traveler’s essential list of budget travel hacks

That chatty seatmate who can’t help bragging about how he paid chump change for the same flight that set you back a paycheck. The email offering a rock-bottom sale on the room you just prepaid as nonrefundable. The Caribbean cruise you got for next to nothing, but then you maxed out your credit …

Tourism

10 companies hiring for remote jobs where you can literally work from anywhere

The majority of remote jobs require workers to live in specific regions or locations, but these 10 companies let you work remotely without geographic …

Remote Working

The Mind Blowing "Canyon Path" Near Montreal You Need To Visit This Summer

<b>With all of the breathtaking and insane sights</b> around the city and the province alone, it's hard to decide where to go next or what to do when you …

BEST DIY: 40 Ultimate Backpacking Hacks To Make Your Next Journey Comfortable – Page 4

7. Backpacking Spice Kit<p>Food is not a luxury when you are backpacking. Sometimes you get it, sometimes you have to prepare it on your own. And in …

This Montana Trail Was Named One Of The Best In America

It’s no secret that we have some incredibly breathtaking hiking trails here in Montana. However, it’s not every day that one of our hikes makes a …

The Best Swimming Holes In The Southwestern United States

Water activities are fun. There’s no question about it. And, they all come with their own tropes. Hanging at a hotel pool demands looking good with a cocktail in your hand. A day at the water park means fighting hordes of children jacked on overpriced Red Ropes. And swimming holes are all about the …

9 Companies That Want You to Travel — and Will Pay You to Do It

These companies really help you customize your work-life balance.<p>Believe it or not, there are some companies that will actually help their employees …

Employment

The 6 Most Beautiful Day Hikes In The Us

<i>As much as we like crossing off epic hikes in faraway lands on our list, we know there is plenty to discover in our greater backyard, the US. Here’s</i> …

The 5 Best Websites to Find Super Cheap Summer Travel Deals

How to get away and still have cash left in your pocket, according to someone who finds travel deals for a living.<p>It's the time of year when many of us are daydreaming of a summer getaway, which means it's also the time of year for media outlets and experts to start touting their best tips to find …

Summer fiction: the best new novels, thrillers, crime books and short stories

Stuck for holiday reading? Whether you’re looking for literary fiction, thrilling page-turners or hardboiled mysteries, our critics have the answer<p>Novels<p>Kudos by Rachel Cusk<p>Few fictional projects have been as subtly shape-shifting as Cusk’s trilogy, starting with Outline (2014) and Transit (2016), …

Creative Writing

9 Page-Turning Spy Novels to Keep You on the Edge of Your Beach Chair

Marked by an exhilarating pace, plenty of dramatic twists and turns, and richly drawn, complex protagonists, spa novels are about as riveting as it …

AMERICA’S TOP 10 BEST BACKPACKING TRIPS

9. Idaho’s Sawtooth Mountains<p>Distance: ~50 miles<br>Difficulty: 3<p>The Sawtooths are one of the West’s most under-appreciated mountain ranges, with …

Skyline Drive Is the Must-Take Road Trip This Spring

Meandering along the crest of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Skyline Drive offers visitors spectacular scenery and rugged outdoor adventure. The National …

10 of the Best Hiking Trails Near Moab, Utah

If you're simply passing through <b>Moab</b>, you might be forgiven for assuming it's just another road trip pit-stop, but you'd be wrong. So very wrong.<p>Not …

Hiking

19 beautiful forests around the world everyone should visit in their lifetime

1/<p>Pa Phru Tha Pom Khlong Song Nam, Thailand<p>The name Tha Pom Khlong Song Nam means "two-water canal." This ecological center is known for its …

Surreal Photos of India's Living Root Bridges

TravelArticle<p>These intricate living structures take 15 to 30 years to complete.<p>During monsoon season in northeast India, rainwater gushes through the emerald valleys and deep gorges of Meghalaya, the“abode of the clouds.” The mountainous plateau between Assam and Bangladesh is one of the wettest …

The 20 Most Beautiful Waterfalls in Northern California

In 1995, the recording group TLC released their massive hit Waterfalls, in which the chorus reads “don’t go chasing waterfalls, please stick to the …

The Story of the Fearless Woman Who Saves Elephants

In 1996, Sangdeaun “Lek” Chailert founded Thailand’s Elephant Nature Park, a safe haven for elephants rescued from the logging and tourism …

The 7 Best Hikes Near Denver You Should Visit

As any long-time Denverite will tell you, one of the best parts about living in the Mile High City (one of our best places to travel in 2016) is its …

Amazing 20 Most Dangerous Hiking Trails in the World

Our world is filled with the most amazing natural wonders, ones so spectacular that it’s hard to keep ourselves away from them, no matter how …

27 Underrated U.S. Destinations Everyone Should Visit in Their Lifetime

If you’re traveling in the US, cities like New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago are probably on the top of your list of places to see. Outside of big …

The scientific reason a digital detox might make you happier

The relationship between mental health and social media can be difficult to fully understand, especially considering research sometimes offers …

Detox

26 eco-friendly alternatives for things you use every day

As I'm writing this, it isn't possible for millions of humans to live on Mars. The closest we've gotten so far is watching Matt Damon try to grow …

20 Reasons to Dive Indonesia

<i>These 17,000-plus islands are the stuff of dreams for divers of all levels.</i><p>Indonesia is a perennial Readers Choice favorite, and it’s not hard to see …