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15 Habits Of Well-Dressed Men

We ask some of menswear's leading experts to tell us what all well-dressed men have in common, and show you how to introduce these desirable habits …

Men's Fashion

How to Set up the Strava Cycling App and Start Collecting KOMs Today

The cycling social media and training platform can seem intimidating, but it's easy to start getting Strava-obsessed; in fact, it only takes a few seconds<p>If you're new to cycling, or you've held out on posting rides to Strava, it's time to get started! It's one of the biggest social media outlets …

Social Media

The 6 Best Car-Free Bike Roads in the US

Avoid the auto traffic and ride these scenic roads, some of which are open only to bikes for part of the year<p>By now, most of us likely at least know one cycling friend who’s had a close encounter with a car. Whether it was an unintentional buzzing, or a full-on crash resulting in bumps, bruises, or …

National Parks

Self Drive the Canadian Rockies: A 5 Day Itinerary From Jasper to Banff

<b>Authored by Chan Komagan</b><p>About a year ago a message popped up on my Twitter feed. It said that all national parks in Canada will be free in 2017 to …

National Parks

The 5 biggest mistakes guys make with their dress shoes

While we wouldn't go that far, we agree that there is inherent value in getting it right.<p>We've rounded up the biggest mistakes men make when they wear dress shoes.<p>Read on to make sure you're not making any of these.

Men's Fashion

REI's New Co-op ARD and DRT ​Are Focused on Dirt First

​REI's new bikes could help bring new riders out of the woodwork<p>For the last few years, REI has been taking a detailed look at its six-million-plus members (70 percent of whom say they participate in cycling in some form) as well as the 180,000 customers serviced through REI bike shops last year, …

Mountain Biking

​First Ride and Review: Specialized Turbo Vado Assisted E-Bike | Men’s Health

Specialized<p>The Ride<p>The best compliment about the Vado is that it doesn't feel like a electric bike to me. After a few minutes, the bike had the same feel as anything I've ridden before; just packed with a little more get-up. The bike has 3 speeds: Eco, Sport, and Turbo. Our first day riding was to …

A beginner's guide to your phone's health apps

How to use Google Fit or Apple Health.<p>A plethora of health trackers promise to help you get in shape. But before you start browsing the options, check out the apps built right into your phone. Google Fit and Apple Health, which both launched in 2014 on, respectively, Android and iOS, track your …

Fitness Technology

​How to Tell if You're Ready for a Century Ride

6 signs that you’re all set to go the distance<p>Watching the mileage on your cycling computer tick over to triple digits is one of the most satisfying benchmarks in our sport. Yet like all high marks, it doesn’t come easily; hitting a hundred miles in a single outing puts your fitness, skills, and …

Cycling

The Only North American Mountains That Blow Colorado Away

My parents were professional photographers, and not coincidentally I grew up in the shadow of the most gorgeous mountains in the hemisphere. Work …

Fancy living off-the-grid in a super stylish customised camper van?

Colorado-based company Native Campervans now offers the chance to live fully off-the-grid in nature in an uber-stylish converted van.<p>Dillon Hansen and Jon Moran came up with the idea of a customised van rental business after travelling around New Zealand in a sleeper van for a month. “We fell in …

RVs

2017 Road Bike Editors’ Choice Winners

These 16 road bikes are the best of the best<p>We started with a mission: to find the very best road bikes of 2017. We gathered nominations from our editors, who together ride hundreds of road bikes per year. We then chose the most exciting bikes from the bunch—we factored in value, class-leading …

Cycling

How to Judge the 3 Best Credit Cards for Travelers

If you’re not obsessed with your credit card’s travel perks, chances are you’re not carrying the right plastic.<p>Last August, Chase raised eyebrows …

Flying

12 Of The Best Hiking Routes In Washington State, USA

Whenever I think of Washington, I think of lush green forests, the gorgeous city of Seattle, and, of course, snow-capped mountains that seem to go on …

Hiking

Washington State's Olympic National Park Three Ways

<i>Glacier capped mountains, alpine meadows, spectacular Pacific coast, primeval forests, fish and wildlife, sparkling streams and lakes, Indian and pioneer history, biological diversity, exceptionally clean air, wilderness solitude...</i> that is the description that the National Park Service assigns …

National Parks

See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

10 Must-have apps that every hiker shouldn’t live without

Share103<p>Tweet<p>Share24<p>+11<p>Shares 128<p>When we start planning long hikes, we always think of J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan saying, “To live will be an awfully …

Canada’s grand western loop around British Columbia is prime for a road trip

Everyone loves a grand circle, and this was mine: A 2,200-mile loop through British Columbia that showcased water, mountains, remnants of volcanoes and the storied sites of Canada’s gold-rush and fur-trade eras.<p>It meant driving the length of Vancouver Island, taking a 16-hour ferry north on the …

Western Canada

21ish Best National Parks in the United States

The United States National Park Service is now over 100 years old and still going strong. After our many travels around the US, including a two month …

The know how needed to hike California’s best trail

The 211-mile John Muir Trail traverses the backbone of California’s rugged High Sierra. The JMT, as it is often referred to, is named in honor of …

Cole Haan Launches New Performance-Inspired Dress Shoe | Men's Health

This week, Cole Haan introduced GrandRevØlution, a new collection featuring an insole made with the kind of cushioning foam you’d expect to find in a running shoe.<p>It’s the same technology Cole Haan already uses in its 2.ZerØGrand line. But while the 2.ZerØGrand has a more casual thick tread sole, …

The Olympic National Park offers hiking trails in four amazing regions

The post The Olympic National Park offers hiking trails in four amazing regions appeared first on http://thebesttravelplaces.comOlympic National Park …

Hiking

13 Overlooked European Cities Not Enough Americans Visit

Let's say you had a friend from Denmark coming to visit the United States, first time ever, who asked you where she ought to go. Would you say New …

Unexpected Joy on an E-Bike

“Try it,” my friend Jeff encouraged.<p>“What do I need to know?” I asked, figuring there was some special protocol.<p>Jeff pushed a single button and the …

Lake Superior

15 Towns to Visit on Lake Como

Even in a country filled with delights, Lake Como sits at the top of many wish lists for travelers visiting Italy. A popular retreat for aristocrats …

Italy

11 Amazing Waterfall Hikes in America

Maybe it's the unexpected nature of waterfalls that makes them so special. You often hear the sound first, in the distance, rumbling like constant …

The 10 Best Resort Hotels in the West

Get ready for the great outdoors: dude ranches, golf retreats, and ski havens were among our readers’ top choices.<p>Jim Morrison said it: “The West is …

Jim Morrison

Why Highway 395 is California's Most Underrated Road Trip

Roads trips have become a staple of American culture! There is no better way to see this great nation and spend time with family and friends, then …

Olympic Swimmer Natalie Coughlin on Second Breakfast and Her Chickens

<i>Natalie Coughlin is a 12-time Olympic medalist who’s currently training in hopes of making her fourth Olympic team. In 2008, she became the first</i> …