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How to Spend the Perfect Day in Yosemite National Park

We try to make the pilgrimage down south to California once a year to drink in the beauty that is Yosemite National Park. It's a must visit! This …

Yosemite National Park

One of the most visited, most famous, and most gorgeous parks in the United States, Yosemite National Park is a must-see for anyone who loves the …

The First-Timer’s Guide To Iceland

Iceland is a land of extremes. Home to some of the world’s most active volcanoes and largest glaciers, it’s been dubbed as The Land of Fire and Ice …

Beer and beauty in Iceland

A few years ago, a friend went to Iceland to try to find a wife — or at least get a date. A men’s magazine had declared Iceland as having the most …

Top 20 Free Things To Do In NYC

Let's face it: New York City is expensive. With the average price for a night in a city hotel hovering around $250, it can be hard not to break the bank when you're visiting. Fortunately, not everything in New York costs a lot of money; in fact, there are plenty of free activities around the five …

The Best Brunches in New York City

Has there ever been such a controversial meal as brunch? "Diners love it, chefs hate it," says Andrew Parks in his defense of brunch; NYC brunch even made the news in June, when the state gave bars and restaurants the okay to move the boozing hour from noon to 10 a.m. on Sundays. Was there ever …

The Ultimate Road Trip Map of 26 Places To See Across Great Britain

A road trip is an incredible way to see a country especially, the truly stunning, Great Britain! One of the best things about our wonderful country …

European Travel

10 Beautiful Villages To Visit In The Scottish Highlands

The Scottish Highlands are one of the more remote places in not just Scotland, but in the UK, to visit but you definitely shouldn’t let that stop you …

Scotland

Exploring Scotland by road

Scotland offers a heady mix of rugged scenic beauty and historical delights. Whether you're up for urbane city pastimes, outdoor activities or sampling the fresh local food and drink, two weeks is ample time to hit the highlights - depending on your mode of transport. There are good bus and train …

Scotland

Yosemite 101: An Introduction to Yosemite's Most Famous Sights

Yosemite Hikes Home » Suggested Tours » Whirlwind Highlights<p>Tunnel View, Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite Falls, Mariposa Grove, and Glacier Point<br>4.5 - 8 …

National Parks

Suggested Yosemite Tour Itineraries for Newbies

Yosemite Hikes Home » Suggested Tours<p>Yosemite National Park: Suggested 1-Day Tour Itineraries<p>Just got one day to spend in Yosemite and want to make …

National Parks

Best Trails in Yosemite National Park

Left Tuolomne campground at about 10am on Saturday after July 4th and got to the trailhead around 10:40. Descent is relatively easy and stable for …

Hiking

Yosemite National Park Photo Spots & Tips

Yosemite National Park is quite possibly the most beautiful location in all of California (or even the United States) with great options for …

National Parks

Yosemite National Park Trip Ideas

Love waterfalls? Consider a hike up to beautiful Vernal Falls. Photo © maridav/123rf.<p>There’s no shortage of things to do in Yosemite. If you’re an …

National Parks

7 Must-Do Adventures in Yosemite Valley

Photo: Tiffany Nguyen<p>Written by Tiffany Nguyen, an Explorer for The Outbound Collective.<p>When I'm hitting the drawing board and thinking of places to travel to, one of the first places that comes to mind is Yosemite National Park. This place has it all, from the tallest waterfall in North America to …

First time Yosemite National Park

'The mountains are calling, and I must go,' penned John Muir, the poetic naturalist of the Sierra Nevada. You'll feel that same irresistible urge once you find out all that Yosemite, Muir's move beloved national park, offers.<p>If you've never before stood underneath a giant sequoia tree bigger than a …

National Parks

Which Yosemite Hiking Trail Should I Hike?

Find your perfect Yosemite Hiking Trail by answering a few questions, then see the Trail Guide for details.<br>Click on image to enlargeWhat do you most …

Beyond Half Dome: Five Yosemite Secrets

<b>Yosemite National Park</b> is about as big as the state of Rhode Island (both are roughly 1,200 square miles). Despite the park’s size, most people who visit make a beeline for one place, the Yosemite Valley, and confine their exploration to this mile-wide, 7-mile-long canyon cut by the Merced …

National Parks

Yosemite: 5 surprising spots you don’t know about

You may think you know Yosemite — the breathtaking landscapes, the Ansel Adams photographs, even the John Muir-Teddy Roosevelt camping lore. Here are …

10 Things To Do In Iceland

Iceland has a well-deserved reputation for its beautiful scenery.<p>Iceland has a well-deserved reputation for its beautiful scenery, and tall, brave …

European Travel

A Trip That Proved My Point, Exactly! - Part 1

Featured<p>Icelandic Horses<p><i>guest post by Michael Dees – WILDNESS & ARTifice + @medees on Instagram</i><p>Hi there my Fuji brethren! Oh, and visitors too. This …

A Photo Essay: Iceland Road Trip

Iceland is one of our favorite places–we love the powerful waterfalls, rocky shorelines, icy glaciers, fields of lava, natural hot springs, crazy …

Relaxing at Hot Springs in Iceland

We are never ones to pass up a hot spring experience–we’ve soaked in waters around the world and are always up for more. Because of Iceland’s active …

48 Pictures That Prove Iceland Is Actually Another Planet

Your bucket list just got a whole lot longer.

13 Days around Iceland

Beginning of March, I spent 13 days on a road trip around Iceland. It was a mix between holidays and personal projects.<br>After New-York and Tokyo I was …

27 Inspiring Photos of Reykjavik to Remind You to Not to Skip It

I’m well aware that Iceland is deeply evocative of volcanoes, lava fields and fierce waves crashing violently against towering cliffs; however, these …

Top 10 things to do in Iceland

The Nordic country of Iceland may be one of the most sparsely populated places on earth, but that is because the majority of it is made up of endless …

European Travel

17 Bizarre Facts About Iceland

Babies are left outside to nap in freezing temperatures.