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10 things you need to know about living in the 2018 Airstream Globetrotter

Have you ever dreamed of packing your bags and hitting the road on an Airstream adventure? You’re not alone. The Airstream is a modern marvel that …

The most underrated US attractions: readers’ travel tips

<b>Winning tip: Kinzua Bridge Sky Walk, Pennsylvania</b><p>The jewel of Kinzua Bridge state park is the Kinzua Viaduct (once the US’s highest railway bridge). In 2003 it was hit by a tornado, which ripped away a large section. The Pennsylvania government decided that what remained of the bridge should be …

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Beartooth Highway – All-American Road

Beartooth Highway – All-American Road<p>Pg 1 of 2<p><i>The Beartooth Highway to Red Lodge is phenomenal. “The most beautiful drive in America,” states Charles</i> …

The Top 23 Most Beautiful American Campsites

Photo by Christin Healey, Explorer for The Outbound Collective<p>It's not too late to get that summer camping trip in the books and any one of these 23 campsites would make for an amazing trip. Rally the crew, pack up the car, and head out to sleep under the stars at one of these beautiful American …

We Asked Riders From Motorcycle Clubs All Over America To Recommend Their Favorite Roads

There’s nothing quite like traveling this country on a motorcycle.<p>The sun warm on your back, the wind and the roar of your bike crowding your ears, the clear air spiked with salty ocean breezes or the heavy perfume of harvested maize. Birds dip in and out of sweet songs both foreign and familiar, …

14 of the most impressive motorcycle roads in the U.S.

1. Rowena Crest, Oregon<p>2. Needles Highway, South Dakota<p>3. Beartooth Highway, Wyoming and Montana<p>4. Tail of the Dragon in Deals Gap, North Carolina<p>5. …

Deep South road trip: discover a magical corner of south-east USA

Unlike much of the USA, surprisingly few travel guides have been written about road tripping through the Deep South.<p>Why the south, locals asked, …

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Easy riding: exploring the USA by motorcycle

Maybe the best decision I’ve ever made in my life was to go along with a bunch of friends on a two-week, 3000-mile motorcycle trip from Portland, Oregon, to Knoxville, Tennessee, on tiny vintage bikes and shoestring budgets. We took the smallest roads through the smallest towns, camping most of the …

50 States, 50 U.S. Parks You Need to Visit

Experience the best of nature—in every U.S. state. How many have you visited?

Why isn’t Windows outpacing Apple Mac in Aurora 2018 sales?

I thought I’d write a little analysis that has more questions than answers. So, I guess it’s not really an analysis; perhaps an analysis of good …

6 Top Reasons to Use Your Smartphone for Travel Photography | Angkor Wat Photography Tours Siem Reap Cambodia

<b>Smartphone cameras</b> have come a long way with a dramatic increase in picture quality the past few years, so much that it made <b>point and shoot cameras</b> …

The Best Mobile Apps for Motorcycle Riders

Waze , everyone’s favorite alert mapping app now offers motorcycle support! From their blog:<p>First in the gift pile is our new Motorcycle vehicle type …

Motorcycle Smartphone Photography

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Preparing for a budget friendly trip on your motorcycle!

Preparing for a budget <br>friendly road trip on<br>your motorcycle<p><b>H</b>undreds of thousands of motorcycle riders will be<br>packing their motorcycles and hitting …

Home - Mom and Pop Motels

What about all these websites that claim to get you the best deal on a hotel room? Are you really only interested in staying at a big box hotel? If …

Is Motorcycle Camping For You?

<b>Step 1 - Start Out Modestly</b><br>You've decided to try motorcycle camping, but please don't go overboard by spending a lot of money on all of the latest …

PA Rt 220 - The Endless Mountains

Having lived in Pennsylvania nearly my entire life, I must confess, I have tended to set my eyes on the south when it comes to travel. However, …

Traveler Inspiration

Websites<p>“There is no turning back… there is no Lifestyle that would ever compare to this one. A bad card was dealt over a bit over 11 years ago which …

Koolwink Motel - Romney, WV

My last night on a four-day trip of the VA / WV back roads ended with my staying in one of the nicest Mom & Pop motels I have visited to date. …

The First-Timer’s Guide to Motorcycle Camping in the Great Outdoors

<b>Luggage</b><p><i>Motorcycle</i> <i>touring in the 1950s - Photo credit: l</i> <i>a b</i> <i>e t e</i><p>Sure, you can throw everything in a big plastic bag and just strap it to the rear end …

Motorcycle Camping: Myths & Realities

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Johnson City, Tennessee

<b>The Founders Ride</b>, a new Signature Ride just added to Johnson City, Tennessee’s famous Southern Dozen! This road trip is about 36 miles, with plenty …

Riding and Camping in Yellowstone: Mountains, Geysers, and Bears … Oh My!

As I press my tent stakes into the mineral-rich soil of the nation’s oldest national park, I am glad that I didn’t heed the impulse to turn around …

National Parks

Top Tents and Hammocks of 2017: Results from the Annual Hiker Survey

or the fourth year, The Trek has surveyed long-distance hikers on the Appalachian Trail (AT) regarding the shelter systems they use – tents, …

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