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Top 5 Scenic New England Mountain Drives

See the Scenery From up High<p>If you think the New England scenery is spectacular at ground level, wait until you see it from up high. New England is …

New England

Road Trip: Northwest Montana

A road trip is one of the most American travel concepts there is. Leaving home to explore a new world, while zigzagging through dusty roads and urban centers is only one of the thrills. The beauty of a road trip is that while you normally have a destination in mind, the journey is usually the best …

Ubuntu - Switching to Ubuntu From Apple

If you are just coming to Ubuntu from Apple, it can be a little confusing where everything is. Some software will have the same names, while some …

Linux

Alaska Road Trip with Thrifty Car Rental

When you tell most people you are going to Alaska they assume you are going on a cruise. For years I also thought that was the only way to see …

The perfect road daytrip to Zion National Park from Las Vegas

Las Vegas might be known for drinks, shows, and sin, but the reason I really enjoy it is that it’s the perfect jumping off spot for some of the most …

Five Restaurants To Try on a Road Trip to the Grand Canyon

From the right spot on Fremont Street, it’s possible to witness a strange sunset ritual. Helicopters appear on the horizon, hovering in a perfectly straight line on their way back to Las Vegas from the Grand Canyon. For most people, the Grand Canyon is a bucket list item symbolizing the greatest of …

The Alaska Highway: road trip through the wilds

There is something about a highway through the wilderness that attracts eccentrics. The 1,500-mile Alaska Highway, which crosses British Columbia and the Yukon for most of its route, has its fair share. Even the construction of the road, which turned 70 last year, was anything but normal.<p>US …

Perfect Chocolate Brownies

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The Dalton Highway: America's loneliest road – in pictures

Built as a supply route for the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, the Dalton Highway is one of America’s northernmost roads, and only opened for public use in 1981

Roads

9 images that prove Alaska is the most epic road trip in America

Alaska is huge. It’s twice as big as Texas, the next largest state. And contrary to popular belief, it doesn’t snow there all year long. So if you’ve …

The best ways to see Alaska's national parks

Alaska is a state of superlatives, so it's fitting that the state's eight national parks contain the nation's highest peak, the largest landmass, and some of the wildest and most remote wilderness areas in the world.<p>Next year marks the centennial of the national parks, so there's no better time to …

National Parks Road Trip: Alaska

Experience an unforgettable road trip through three of Alaska's national parks.<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport<p>Using Anchorage as a hub, these out-and-back drives lead to three huge national parks and some of the world’s most expansive and spectacular wilderness …

National Parks

This Just Might Be The Most Beautiful Hike In All Of Alaska

From Alaska's largest city of Anchorage, head south on the Seward Highway. After making your way through the epic views along the gorgeous Turnagain …

Forget the cruise — here’s why you should take a road trip through Alaska

Oprah may be having the time of her life cruising in Alaska, but in my opinion, she’s doing it wrong. To cover the most ground and actually see the …

Alaska Road Trip Offers A Rare Look At The Last Frontier

If you <i>really</i> want to see Alaska, you need wheels.<p>Most visitors come to the Last Frontier on a cruise ship or a plane. A motorcoach picks them up at the airport and delivers them to a hotel, to an airstrip or a national park, and they only see a small sliver of this state.<p>It's a beautiful sliver, to …

Where to see the best fall foliage across the country

Peak leaf-peeping season is almost over, but it's not too late for those seeking one last look at the nation's best fall foliage.<p>America offers plenty of beautiful locations for marveling at the changing colors of the season, whether you're up north, down south, or even out west. So bundle up, grab …

A Mini-Honeymoon to the Finger Lakes

Going away for a honeymoon after getting married is a tradition that dates back hundreds of years. Today, a honeymoon is traditionally taken to...The …

10 astounding roadtrip stops in Maine

Maine; a place where coastal towns have been preserved in time, history oozes from every home or building, and the mountains meet the sea. Autumn …

A beginner's guide to Acadia National Park

Acadia National Park is unlike any other park in the country. It was originally a popular vacation destination for the very wealthy in the early 20th …

Use Miles and Points for a Last Minute Trip to See Fall Foliage

<i>For the last couple of months, I have written an article each week for my “Get to the Points” column over at creditcards.com. I’m writing for a</i> …

Get Cozy With Colors on the 6 Best Fall Road Trips

Fall is here, people, and that means cozy sweaters, steaming cups of cocoa, and show-stopping leaf colors. Here, we share 10 trips for taking in the …

Acadia National Park By Land And Sea

Sunrise in Deep Cove on Isle au Haut, the most remote island in Acadia National Park.For almost two centuries, artists have found inspiration on the …

Fall in New England: 8 Destinations You Must Visit

That picture-perfect autumn. Can’t you just see it? Picking apples on a crisp September day. Cozy nights in front of a crackling fire, sipping hot …

New England

8 stunning places to see the best fall foliage

As leaves change their hues from bright greens to warm reds, oranges and yellows, leaf peepers head out in droves to witness this annual transition …

New England

4 Romantic Fall Road Trip Ideas We Love

As the leaves start switching shades and temperatures finally dip down to sweater weather, there’s no better time to hop in the car and head off on a cross-country road trip where the drive is just as enticing as the destination. Pack your bags and set off to explore the great American outdoors …

Vermont Fall Foliage 2017: How to Experience the Best of the Season

A leaf-peeper's guide to the Green Mountain state.<p>Year after year, autumn creeps in at Vermont’s northern border, painting the state a fall foliage storybook of reds, oranges, and yellows. It’s the type of stuff that beckons travelers from across the globe, and rightfully so: Three-quarters of …

New England fall foliage: What are the best leaf-peeping times and places?

Saturday marks the first day of autumn, and before you know it, the local landscape will see an explosion of color. New England is renowned for its …

The Best Places to See Fall Foliage in the United States

<i>This content originally appeared on Travel + Leisure.</i><p>There might be a lot of people out there who are not ready for summer to end, but it’s not all …

Kancamagus Highway: The Fearless One

New Hampshire's National Scenic Byway with the tongue-twister name—the Kancamagus Highway—is New England's most superb scenic drive. You can call it …