Edward Chase Masterson

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The Most Jaw-Dropping Natural Swimming Holes in the United States

It’s easy to assume that travelers need to trek to Thailand or some undiscovered South American waterfall to find the perfect natural swimming hole. …

10 National Parks You Have To Visit In The United States

With the National Park Service reaching the grand old age of 100 years old, there has never been a better time to visit the national parks that are …

Seven Tips for Exploring Redwood National Park

Your guide to seeing the tallest trees in the world.<p>Arguably as American as apple pie and baseball, the Redwood National and State Parks of …

101 national park tips and photo ops

In honor of the 2016 National Park Service centennial, the Travel section compiled 101 park travel ideas and tips based on trips Christopher Reynolds has taken, along with photo-op advice from Times photographer Mark Boster.<p><i>@mrcsreynolds</i><p><i>@markboster</i><p>Travel News & Deals<p>National park tips: To get into …

National Parks

15 American Campsites To Visit At Least Once In Your Life

Camping may not be your “thing.” It’s not for a lot of people. They prefer hotels with heated swimming pools, nice restaurants, and the comforts of …

7 Stunning Waterfall Hikes and Swimming Holes Just Outside of Nashville

Cascading water, plunge-worthy swimming holes and wooded trails may not be the first things that come to mind when you think about Nashville. But …

Coast to Coast Road Trip: The Best of Everything Along I-10

What You Need to Do to Stay Safe When RVing

What You Need to Do to Stay Safe When RVing<p>Updated on February 18, 2018<p>You may think you understand the total importance of paying attention to the …

RVs

12 things to ask for when you check into your hotel room

Slow Travel in Nature: 12 reasons why we love hiking trips

The post Slow Travel in Nature: 12 reasons why we love hiking trips appeared first on http://thebesttravelplaces.comWhether you are a walking fanatic …

Flashback Friday – Sliding through Salome Jug

Salome Jug is a slot canyon located near Roosevelt Lake in the Sierra Ancha Wilderness. It is fairly easily accessible from Highway 188 on A Cross …

Hiking

A couple spent $15,000 driving a $500 Volkswagen bus from Alaska to Argentina

Ely was working as a special education teacher, Dylan in a corporate cubicle job, when they decided they weren't ready to settle down.<p>"We both were just ready for some sort of long-term travel," Ely said.<p>The Alaska natives acquired their trusty Volkswagen bus, lovingly dubbed "Rita," in 2014, and …

Life In The Park: Finding Meaning In Park Service Work

There's a popular refrain among National Park Service employees, one that doubles as a reminder, of sorts, after a long, wearisome day: "We get paid in sunrises and sunsets."<p>For many park employees, the pay is seasonal and not great. The hours are long. The question is usually the same ("Where's …

15 Recipes You Can Cook in a Dutch Oven While Camping

If you're loading up a pack and planning a trek up a mountain or into the depths of the woods, you probably won't be lugging a heavy Dutch oven with you. But if you're doing the sort of camping where you're carrying an ice chest with you, too (you're driving to a campsite, let's say), there's a …

The Thing Is Arizona's Most Mysterious Attraction

The Thing is advertised on billboards stretching hundreds of miles, from Arizona to Texas, but it's impossible to understand The Thing until you're staring right at it.<p>The billboards advertising The Thing begin about 40 miles outside of Tucson, Arizona. Sometimes they are so hidden by desert broom …

What You Need to Know About Palawan, the "Best Island in the World"

Warning: These pictures will give you serious wanderlust.<p>If you're thinking of where to go on your next tropical beach getaway, you may want to look a little farther than the Caribbean.<p>For the second time, the Palawan archipelago in the Philippines has been named "best island in the world" by the …

The Ultimate Texas Road Trip

What we’re going to tell you is not surprising: Texas is a big state. By the time you drive from east to west, you could have passed through five European countries. But as diverse as France is from the Czech Republic, South Texas is from West Texas. From national parks to wineries, hip art centers …

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …