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The 50 greatest adventures on Earth

Adventure: noun – an unusual and exciting experience; a daring enterprise; a hazardous activity.<p>That’s what the dictionary says. But what does it mean to you? To some, it might involve pushing yourself to the physical limits: summiting a great peak – Kilimanjaro, perhaps – or tackling extreme …

Ultralight & Watertight .9 - Adventure® Medical Kits

Backpacking

Video: Traveling through Bhutan and Nepal

This video certainly speaks to the hearts and souls of travelers. It takes us on a colorful journey through Bhutan and Nepal, two places where the …

Mountaineering

Official photos of the Royal Enfield Himalayan

<b>FOLLOWING</b> Royal Enfield's presentation of the new Himalayan adventure bike yesterday, we've got these official studio photos of the bike, which show …

Motorcycles

Where in the World Should You Retire? New Report Takes a Look at 23 Great Possibilities

By<p>Debra Bruno<p>Thinking of retiring abroad? Here’s an updated resource that might have you thinking differently about Peru or Malaysia.<p>The magazine International Living has come out with its annual global retirement index for 2016, ranking 23 countries on things like affordability, internet access, …

Costa Rica

Warm Up With This Chili Recipe From Houston's El Real Tex-Mex Cafe

Blizzard or not, it's chili season. Here now is a recipe from one of the best: Chef Bryan Caswell's classic Texas red Chili con Carne from El Real Tex-Mex Cafe in Houston, excerpted from one of our favorite books of 2015, <i>The Chili Cookbook</i> by Rob Walsh. There are innumerable recipes for regional …

Recipes

What a $1M Investment Generates in Rent Across South Florida

<i>courtesy of neighborhood x</i><p>While areas like Brickell, Wynwood and South Beach are among the most crane-populated areas in South Florida, those hot spots might not give you the best bang for your buck for residential investments. After analyzing purchase prices and rents per square foot, …

Real Estate

6 Ways to Make the Skater Jump Even Better

Just jumping side to side? Here’s how to upgrade this old-school cardio exercise<p>You’ve probably always done the skater jump the same exact way: side to side, as fast as possible.<p>But making some small tweaks to the way you perform the cardio exercise can spur fat loss, improve agility, build …

The Burpee Every Man Should Master

Before you crank out another rep of the notorious fat burner, perfect this variation first<p>The burpee is one of the best fat-burning bodyweight exercises out there.<p>But there’s one major problem with it: Most men don’t do it right.<p>(For an incredible workout that’ll make your abs, quads, and biceps …

The 25 Places You Must Explore In 2016

From Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2016 and Afar Media's Where to Go in 2016.

17 Foods That Should Absolutely Be Taco'ed

All that's left to do now is secure some A+ tortillas.<p>The only thing standing between you and a 24/7/365 taco diet is infinite choice in fillings. These recipes get it. Now all you'll need is stacks on stacks on stacks of perfect tortillas.

One Man's Amazing 82,500 Mile Motorcycle Adventure

When Alex Chacon decided to travel halfway around the world, he didn't choose to do so like your average tourist. Rather, he decided to travel by motorcycle as a unique way to enjoy this once in a lifetime experience. A biomedical sciences graduate from the University of Texas, Chacon initiated the …

9 Books Everyone Should Read, According to Warren Buffett

When Warren Buffett started his investing career, he would read 600, 750, or 1,000 <i>pages a day.</i><p>Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day …

Investing

10 Best Multi-Day Hikes in the National Parks

U.S. national parks are packed with overnight treks that offer epic views and impressive climbs. These ten are the best of the best.

50 places you should travel to in 2016

It may be hard to believe, but 2015 is coming to a close, and it's time to start planning for 2016. Whether you're a seasoned traveler or a novice, it's never too early to start thinking ahead to the places you want to check off your travel bucket list in the new year. From Iceland's otherworldly …

Best Places to Travel in 2016

Intriguing developments are under way in Mie Prefecture, a four-hour ride from Tokyo on the bullet train, which until now had mostly lured domestic …

Best Trips 2016

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s Botswana's Okavango Delta or Brazil's beaches, these 20 go-now destinations will get you packing.

Travel Photography

Booking Hotels vs. Rental Homes In Southeast Asia

<i>When traveling to Southeast Asia, you can find some great bargains on home rentals — but in third-world countries, are rental lodgings a better idea</i> …

List of 50 Inspirational Travel Quotes

Author: Tajirul Haque<p>Tajirul Haque is a travel enthusiast and freelance travel writer on Upwork. Having written hundreds of travel articles on so …

39 Places to Have a Great Long Weekend

Master the three-day weekend getaway in one of these vibrant adventure towns across the United States. With the advice of a trusted local, discover the best spots to hike, bike, paddle, eat, drink, and sleep.

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

Hiking

7 incredible Japanese destinations that tourists haven’t discovered yet

Japan is often known by tourists for its most popular attractions, like Mount Fuji, the cities of Tokyo and Kyoto, and its amazing shrines and temples.<p>But there's a lot more to the island nation than that.<p>We took a look at a Quora thread that asked, "what are some of Japan's best kept secrets," and …

Our Favorite Low Key (and Low Maintenance) Weeknight Dinners

We don't always have time to cook elaborate weeknight dinners. On those nights, we turn to our reliable steadies, the low maintenance dishes we love most when we're feeling lazy.<p>We've already professed our love for back pocket pasta—you know, the kind of pasta you make when you haven't gone grocery …

The Seven Best Books About Miami

<b>Learning to Die in Miami by Carlos Eire (2010)</b><br>A poignant memoir from the same author of <i>Waiting for Snow in Havana</i>, Carlos Eire chronicles his youth …

Florida by Water: Paddle Into the Wild

Florida's wilderness canoe and kayaking trails provide access to unspoiled areas: primeval forests, mangrove hammocks, and swamps and rivers teeming with life.<p>Florida's wilderness canoe and kayaking trails provide access to unspoiled areas: primeval forests, mangrove hammocks, and swamps and rivers …

How to Get Backpacking Gear Sponsorships

Gossamer Gear Trail Ambassador (Sponsorship) Application FormBackpacking and outdoor gear companies sponsor hikers and other athletes because it’s a …

Travel the World With a Backpack | The Art of Manliness

All images taken by Dave Danzeiser.<p><i>Editor’s note: This is a guest post by David Danzeiser.</i><p>I hung up the phone with the travel agent. I had just …

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind

Video: The North Face - Your Land

This video is a promo clip from The North Face, with a number of scenes of outdoor athletes doing their favorite activities, while strains of the …

These Books Can Teach You to Be the Best at Anything

After my post <i>What does it take to become an expert at anything?</i> a number of people have written, curious about where to learn more on the subject.<p>A …