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Salmon Fishing with Grizzlies | America's National Parks

Animals Made For Winter in Gates of the Arctic | America's National Parks

Beautiful Scenes From the Snowstorm in Washington, D.C. | National Geographic

Experience the Magic of Redwood National Park | Short Film Showcase

7 Great Places To Use Tile (That Aren't Your Floor)

Even if you've never tiled before, you can get impressive results without spending a lot of time or money.<p>Whether you've got tile left over from a flooring project or you're just looking for a way to get creative, here are some excellent places to put this material to work and add some excitement …

5 Hobbies That Will Boost Your Intelligence | Inc.com

Some rich and famous entrepreneurs have some pretty weird hobbies.<p>Hobbies are great for relieving stress. But did you know that hobbies can also boost your intelligence?<p>If even the busiest entrepreneurs and billionaires can make time for hobbies, so can you. Here are five hobbies to consider.<p><b>1.</b> …

Hobbies

Research shows that these 7 hobbies will make you smarter

Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> our potential and enjoy ourselves in the process.<p>We now know that by learning new skills the brain creates new neural pathways that make it work faster and better.<p>Here is a list of seven hobbies that make you smarter and why.<p>Playing music …

The ultimate in space-saving travel tech

Trying to keep it to carry-on? This list of essential and compact travel gadgets and tips will make your trip easier – and your luggage lighter – without skimping on fun and convenience.<p>'Travel Gear' by Eric Ritchey. Creative Commons Sharealike Attribution licence<p><b>Ebook reader</b><p>Books are beautiful, …

World's Most Beautiful Churches

Just in time for Easter, we've rounded up 10 of mankind's most miraculous odes to faith. Consider this slide show a little piece of heaven on earth.

Easter

10 Islands to See Before You Die

We scoured the globe to find 10 islands that belong on your must list. Each of these places offers something that you can’t find anywhere else, from …

Hot Springs

How to Choose the Perfect Suitcase

Personality

10 "Hidden Gems" You'll Love This Summer!

From Yosemite to the Everglades, the U.S. boasts world-famous landmarks. But we're also a land of virtually undiscovered stretches of parkland and …

Budget Travel

Travel | Yahoo Lifestyle

Pop Culture<p>Newsweek<p>A United Airlines passenger was paid $10,000 in travel credit to give up her seat on an overbooked flight at Dulles International …

12 Most Extreme Places in America

In a country known for extremes, it's more than merely impressive to stand out from the crowd. From the tiniest town imaginable to one of the hottest …

National Parks

10 best neighborhoods that tourists haven't found yet

You've got a little time to kill in the city you're visiting, and you're feeling adventurous. But you'd rather not go to the trendy neighborhood that everyone says is the must-do. After all, once all the tourists know about it, how authentic can it be?<p>Here's an intriguing alternative: the 10Best …

10 Natural Phenomena You Need to See to Believe

Worms. Ice. Coral. Some of our planet's most unsuspecting elements are responsible for the most extravagant productions (move over, Cirque du …

Nature

America's Coolest Small Towns 2013

Budget Travel readers have spoken! The competition was fierce, with towns across the U.S. vying for the 2013 title of Coolest. Did your town make our …

Budget Travel

12 Best Kid-Friendly Destinations

When traveling with toddlers, tweens, and teens, the trick is picking the right destination. Somewhere that offers hands-on activities, inspiring …

Budget Travel

7 Beautiful Cable Car Rides Around the World

When transportation and tourism meet, it's a beautiful thing. Whether you're using them to get from Point A to Point B or just enjoying the amazing …

Travel

7 Most Outrageous Travel Fees—and How to Prepare for Them!

Even the most careful trip planners can get blindsided by these surprise expenses. Learn the most common budget-busting fees before they bite you in …

Travel

5 Credit Cards Every Traveler Should Consider

It's time to face facts: Your credit card isn't cutting it anymore. Before your next trip, sign up for a card with better travel benefits, such as no …

Credit Cards

Top 101 Books for Independent Travel

Most travelers also have an affinity for reading. All the time we spend in airports and on planes, buses, and trains makes for the perfect situation …