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Royal Wedding: 8 Places For Tea Service In Atlanta

What are the best places for afternoon tea, high tea or just a quick cup in metro Atlanta? Here's our list — let us know your favorites.<p>ATLANTA, GA — …

Royal Weddings

Get Off Your Butt & Tackle America’s Best Hiking Trails

Summer is the season of adventure. You spend your days in the sun and your nights becoming enchanted with new loves, preserving fleeting experiences, …

50 Books Recommended by This Year's TED Speakers | Inc.com

<i>Thank You for Being Late</i> by Thomas L. Friedman; recommended by World Bank president Jim Yong Kim and Martin Ford. Amazon calls it "a field guide to the 21st century."<p><i>Success Through Stillness</i> by Russell Simmons and Chris Morrow and; recommended by Serena Williams. The hip-hop mogul on</i> …

Books

Major weaknesses of New Orleans charter schools have been laid bare

Louisiana state standards are among the lowest in the nation, and the charter school lobby is only making it worse<p>New Orleans is the nation’s largest and most complete experiment in charter schools. After Hurricane Katrina, the State of Louisiana took control of public schools in New Orleans and …

The 38 Essential Restaurants in Boston, Spring 2018

Presenting Boston's updated Eater 38, your answer to any question that begins, "Can you recommend a restaurant?"<p>This elite group of 38 must-try restaurants is meant to cover the city of Boston and a little bit beyond while spanning multiple cuisines, costs, and neighborhoods, collectively …

6 Hikes That Will Take You Around the World

These trails will take you to destinations you've never seen before.<p>Machu Picchu’s Inca Trail isn’t the only scenic hike worth traveling and trekking …

Hiking

Why Houston's Food Deserves the Hype

It's worth the trip, Super Bowl or no.<p>In a word, Houston cuisine is hot. It was hot before the city secured Super Bowl LI. As <i>The New York Times</i> said in April last year, "I nonetheless come today to proclaim Houston one of the great eating capitals of America." And as tens of thousands descend upon …

James Beard

44 of the best long hiking trails in the continental US all on one map

So many trails, so little time. That’s sure how it feels sometimes when you’re trying to pick a new adventure to go on. It can be difficult deciding …

Damn, We Wish We’d Written These 11 Stories

Every year, Bloomberg News publishes a “Jealousy List” — the stories Bloomberg staffers wish they had published. It’s a delightful and endearing …

52 Places to Go in 2017

There are thousands of getaways to explore this year. Here are some ideas to get you started.

Making the Case for a Weekend Getaway in Baltimore

Baltimore may not be the first place that comes to mind when pondering a relaxing weekend getaway; but it should be. If you’re on the northern East Coast, it’s a delightfully easy train ride from most major hubs. Pay up for first-class Amtrak tickets—it’s no private cabin on Emirates airlines, but …

Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Atlantic: Caribbean Adventure & Nature

Shares 121<p>One of the best things about Costa Rica is that it doesn’t take long to see vastly different landscapes and places since it’s a small …

At These Schools, You Don't Pay a Penny in Tuition Until You Get a Job

Long-term coding programs are pitching an alternative to the traditional model of how education is funded.<p>After finishing up her undergraduate degree in creative writing at San Francisco State, Monica Williams knew she wanted to pivot and become a software engineer. The problem was, she wasn't sure …

America's Best Overlooked Spots for Weekend Trips

The United States is a huge country with more beautiful, interesting, and exciting places than you could ever count -- but it tends to be the same …

Texas

A camping and hiking weekend in Norway

A trip to Lysefjord – the ‘Fjord of Light' – throws up some great hiking, and even greater views<p>It’s not often that I’ve left a European Capital of …

All You Need to know about the Top 10 Best Hikes in South America

<b>Adventure Traveller, Miguel of travelsauro has travelled extensively to every continent and today he's rounded up a comprehensive list of the 10 Best</b> …

10 epic long-distance walks around the world

Makalu Base Camp, Nepal<p>The trek to the base of the fifth highest mountain in the world leads from dense rain forests over steep passes, to high pastures below glacier-clad peaks. Although only 125 miles long, the trek is tough as it involves an ascent of more than 7,000 metres and remote and rugged …

Hiking

11 Amazing National Parks For Thrillseekers

Adventure abounds for extroverts and thrillseekers in the national parks. Check out this list for 11 national parks guaranteed to bring excitement …

Personality

What's the best three- to four-day backpacking route in Utah?

<i>A:</i><p>A reputation for miles of salt flats—159 to be exact—might deceive any traveler from thinking much else exists in Utah besides buoyant lakes and world-class skiing. But south of Salt Lake City are a whopping five national parks (Bryce, Zion, Arches, Canyonlands, and Capitol Reef) and a national …

Hiking

5 Epic Treks From Backpacker's '100 Best Hikes'

New this spring, <i>The National Parks Coast to Coast:100 Best Hikes</i> by Backpacker Magazine is a guidebook to some of the most stunning hikes around the …

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 …

23 incredible travel destinations you probably didn't know existed

Inspired by a Quora thread about the best unknown travel destinations, we've found 23 lesser-known gems around the globe.<p>From a hidden beach to one of the only places in the world where you can swim between two continents, here's your off-the-beaten-path bucket list.<p><i>An earlier version of this post</i> …

National Parks

12 National Parks That Will Take Your Breath Away

Have you ever been somewhere so beautiful, that it literally leaves you speechless? Well, if you love nature and the great outdoors, you’re sure to …

National Parks

19 of America's most surreal travel destinations

From massive underground caves to rainbow-clad natural formations, the country is teeming with breathtaking spots that leave travelers in awe.<p>We've put together a collection of 19 such sights to visit in the US, from the world's largest gypsium dunefield to shimmering ice caves hidden within a …

20 Quick And Healthy Breakfasts Under 400 Calories

It’s long been said that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and whether you consider that to be true or not, it’s still worth pointing …

Breakfast

10 Best Backpacking Trips in U.S. Parks

This year the National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday. Over the past century, the agency has protected and managed a system that has grown to now include 59 parks in 27 states and ranges from famed summer-vacation destination icons like Yellowstone and Yosemite to the remote 8.4 …

National Parks

Explore Chile from the Atacama in the north to Patagonia in the south

Explore Chile, a land of extremes, on andBeyond's 12-day journey through three of the South American nation's contrasting landscapes, ranging from the driest desert on Earth to vast southern glacial fields.<p>Included are visits to the Atacama Desert, in the north, and San Pedro de Atacama, considered …

South America

A Beginner's Guide To Backcountry Hiking Prep

From the Appalachian Trail in the East, to the Pacific Crest Trail in the West, and countless miles in-between, some of the best backcountry hiking …

Hiking

27 libraries to visit in your lifetime

Sometimes that's your couch, and sometimes that's a quiet library brimming with great literature.<p>We've rounded up some of the best libraries around the world that offer not only an impressive collection of reading material, but also boast unique architecture.<p>From an 8th-century monastery in …

10 Great Secret Spots In (And Around) Boston, MA

You've done the Freedom Trail, you've gone to the museums, now discover what some Bostonians don't even know about their own city. Here are ten secret spots. How many are you familiar with? Want a bit more? The Getaway Mavens take a deeper dive.<p>1. <b>Fenway Farms @ Fenway Ball Park. The home of the</b> …