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These 7 Otherworldly Places Have Sand & Rocks That Look Like Actual Waves

Surf's up! Well, not exactly. Sand waves are a wonder on this Earth, but they surprisingly don't have much to do with the ocean. In fact, they'll …

Hiking

Nat Geo Staff Picks: The Best of Montana

Montana’s beautiful national parks and charming small towns are more than enough reason to add the state to your next travel itinerary. Not sure where to start your tour of Big Sky Country? We’ve got you covered.<p><b>Here are a few of the National Geographic Travel team’s favorite spots in …

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Why You Should Always Use a Sleeping Bag Liner

The sleeping bag liner is one of the most underrated pieces of gear. Most hikers don’t even bother adding this extra layer to their sleep system, but a good liner provides added insulation and warmth to your bag while creating a barrier between your dirty body and the difficult to clean synthetic …

12 Artists Driving The Sound Of Young Americana

Americana may have started as a subgenre and, to some, as a radio format for those “rootsy” artists who didn’t fit simply into the country bag. But …

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Jason Isbell, Margo Price Snag Americana Music Association Awards and Honors Nominees

Big news from the Americana Music Association this afternoon, as the good folks at the AMA revealed the official list of nominees for this year's …

The Great Ocean Road: Where to stop on your ultimate Australian road trip

<b>The road from Melbourne to Adelaide is 600 miles of twists, turns and beautiful ocean views.</b><p>It’s a trip that has a bit of everything, from city to …

Washington's Cascade Loop Scenic Driving Tour

Why You Should Do the Cascade Loop<p>The Cascade Loop is a scenic driving tour that takes you through diverse sections of the beautiful state of …

Hiking

Best Napa Valley Wineries to Visit

The best Napa Valley wineries to visit feature a tasting room in a cave, artisanal cheese pairings, on-site sommeliers and more <i>—Megan Krigbaum (with</i> …

Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park: The Complete Guide

At Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park in northern California, the best thing you can do is stay in your car. That's because the hour-long, six-mile …

15 Skills Every Adventurer Needs

Adventure<p>Use these essential abilities to slay your next big trip.<p>If you’re well prepared for adventure and can find the humor in things not going according to plan, you’ll never stop exploring. To understand just what will get you to that place, we spoke with endurance athletes, gear gurus, and …

Camping

The Cascade Mountain Loop Road Trip

~ Carmen<p>The Cascade Mountain Loop Road Trip is a 451 mile (726 km) scenic drive through some of the most scenic landscape in northwestern Washington …

17 Things To Do If You Live In Sydney And Have A Week Off

We know that you're aware of the Bondi to Coogee walk... let's explore further.<p><i>Travel was provided by Tourism Australia. BuzzFeed writers do not guarantee coverage.</i>

Global Entry vs. TSA PreCheck: All the Differences, Explained

Your complete guide, here.<p>A few months ago, I was flying out of New York's JFK Airport when I got into a disagreement with a TSA officer in the PreCheck line, who told me that—long story short—it didn't matter whether or not I had Global Entry, as it was a different program than TSA PreCheck and …

Flying

Travel Hacks That Will Save You Time and Money in 2017

It's National Plan For Vacation Day. So what are you waiting for?<p>Expert travelers like flight attendants and frequent fliers know that foreign …

Australia vs. New Zealand: Which Is a Better Vacation Destination for You?

With so many things to do and spectacular places to see, choosing between Australia and New Zealand can be a difficult decision. These friendly …

Our Guide to Buying the Best Packing Cubes 2018 - Family Travel Blog - Travel with Kids

I am always looking for smarter ways to travel. Packing a bag is an annoying part of travel and I always welcome ways that make it easier. Packing …