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Road trips you can take to California ghost towns and abandoned places

There’s all kinds of life to go visit in California – wildlife, forest life, small-town life – but there is death to see, too. So much fascinating, forgotten death.<p>The state has ghost towns, a ghost highway, a ghost sea, ghost mines and a lot more abandoned curiosities within a car’s drive away. …

Abandoned Buildings

Overlooked U.S. Routes That Make for Incredible Road Trips

The great American road trip has been a vacation idea for ages. Of course, Route 66 is an iconic choice; the Pacific Coast Highway and Blue Ridge Parkway are up there too. Yet there are many highways, routes, and byways across the United States that can also make this journey equally memorable. …

National Parks

Take All Our Money — These New Nike Shoes Are Too Good to Pass On

Just do it!<p>There’s nothing like scoring a new pair of Nike sneakers. The cool designs, the comfy soles, the pops of color that instantly upgrade any …

Shoes

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Information Security

The easiest way to copy an iPhone photo album to your PC

It was a pretty typical weekend project: My daughter's graduation party was coming up, so I wanted to put together a photo slideshow. Of course, like most parents, my wife and I had years' worth of photos trapped on our iPhones. How could we quickly and easily move them to a laptop and into a …

App Store

These are probably the strangest detours you could take on an I-5 road trip

There are few sites as strange (or used in movies and TV as often) as Vasquez Rocks. The dramatic sandstone formation jutting up from the desert is …

Hiking

Epic Road Trips To Take In The U.S. Before You Even Think About Going Abroad

If you haven't taken an all-American road trip, then what are you waiting for? This should be at the top of your bucket list, because there is so …

Hiking

This $213 Train Ride Lets You See America's Most Beautiful Bucket List Sites

With its vast deserts, lush national parks, and bustling cities, there's a long list of attractions that belong on a U.S. bucket list, and travel …

San Francisco

2 BC destinations ranked as World’s Best Once-in-a-Lifetime Journeys

It’s something truly special to find out that two BC experiences have been ranked in a list of the world’s best once-in-a-lifetime journeys.Flight …

Owning an Amazon delivery business: The risks, rewards and economic realities of the tech giant’s new program for entrepreneurs

Amazon has a new idea for anyone who has ever dreamed of owning and running a small business, but was daunted by the hurdles, or didn’t know where to …

Enterprise Tech

Every Tourist in New Orleans Makes These 11 Mistakes

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: New Orleans is unlike anywhere else on this planet. The city essentially forces you — in the best way …

The most beautiful vacation spot in every state

1/<p>ALABAMA: Little River Canyon<p>Rob Hainer/Shutterstock<p>The Little River Canyon provides gorgeous views as well as recreational activities for visitors, …

Skip Big Sur—These Underrated Summer Road Trips Are Worth the Mileage

The pull of the open road is strong in summer months when all you want to do is skip town and drive through beautiful landscapes with the windows …

Top 10 Road Trip Routes in the Northeastern US

There's no better region than the Northeast when you're longing to get behind the wheel or rev up your motorcycle. Roads in New York and the New …

New England

7 Fourth Of July Road Trips That Are Better Than Going To The Beach With Your Besties

Let's be honest: Everybody is going to be headed to the beach for the Fourth of July. They're going to be packing up all of their s'mores supplies …

Amazon wants to help you start a delivery business

Amazon promises speedy deliveries, especially for Prime members who might not be pleased to get their purchases late when they have to pay $20 more for a subscription going forward. To be able to keep up with the demand and stay true to its word, the e-commerce titan has launched an initiative that …

Looking to Hit the Road This Summer? You Can Rent an RV for $1 Per Day

Gas prices aren't getting any cheaper, but that isn't stopping vacationers from hitting the road this summer. The American road trip is making a …

This Amtrak Sale Has Two-For-One Tickets on Some of America's Most Scenic Routes

It's not just for piles of coal and people afraid to fly. Train rides can be an excellent way to travel and see the country in a new light. In fact, …

Move Over Wine Moms, Here Are 23 Gifts Every Weed-Smoking Mom in Your Life Needs

It shouldn't come as a surprise to anyone that just because a woman is a mother doesn't mean she isn't multifaceted, with several other interests aside from binge-watching <b>Paw Patrol</b> and playing peekaboo with her little ones. For some moms, the best way to unwind after a day of parenting is by …

5 Delicious Road Trips Through the Coast’s Best Seafood Dives

1 of 5<p>The Ultimate Lobster Road Trip<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 5<p>The Ultimate Crab Road Trip<p>3 of 5<p>The Ultimate Shrimp Road Trip<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 5<p>The Ultimate …

Jet Set–Approved: These Are the 11 Best Places to Travel Alone in the U.S.

Given how many examples there are of women casting off their tired surroundings for the ready change of travel—ahem, <i>Wild</i> and <i>Eat, Pray, Love</i> most …

See Why River Cruises Can Solve Your Travel Woes

TravelVideo<p>Unexpected delights, immersive itineraries, less stress: Here's why it's worth it to travel by river cruise.<p>TravelVideo<p>In an era when smartphones provide access to limitless information, planning your next trip can be a breeze—but the sheer number of options can also be pretty …

Katz’s Deli Now Offers a Subscription Service for Its Pastrami

If you don’t live in or around New York City, getting your Katz’s pastrami fix requires quite a bit of legwork. If making your way to the Lower East …

Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

RVs

Do You Have the Best Car Buying App on Your Phone?

Best Car Buying Apps<p>Updated May 21, 2018<p>If you are in the market for a new or used car, you are probably bracing yourself for many trips to the …

Great stopovers for long USA biking road trips

Just about every biker appreciates a good long biking road trip. Even more important for the biker is the great stopover they will encounter on these …

13 Tricks and Tips to Get the Most Out of Google Maps

It’s hard to imagine life without Google Maps. Memorizing routes and printing out driving directions seems like a distant memory in a world where a …

Skillet Garlic Butter Herb Steak and Potatoes

<i>Skillet Garlic Butter Herb Steak and Potatoes is pan seared and cooked to perfection and topped with a garlic herb butter compound. This is the best</i> …

10 Mosquito Repelling Plants to Keep You Safe this Summer

Did you know that only the female mosquito bites? Let that sink in for a second. As much as we all get eaten alive each summer by pesky mosquito …

The Coolest, Weirdest, and Best Museums in Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love is loved in return for being the birthplace of our nation (hooray, freedom!), but its eclectic history runs farther and …