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The 7 Best Things to Do in Yosemite National Park in the Spring

Legendary naturalist John Muir wrote this about Yosemite in spring: "Now is the birth-time of leaves; the pines are retassled, and the oaks are …

National Parks

8 Fall Foliage Train Rides You Need to Plan ASAP

Hop aboard and let someone else do the driving while you leaf-peep.<p>Take a half or full-day trip on the Cumbres and Toltec Scenic Railroad, a National …

Trains

The most popular 25 beaches in the world according to Instagram: Whitehaven in Australia takes the top spot followed by Hawaii's Lanika - and Bournemouth beach is No7

• <b>Australia's Whitehaven Beach comes in first with 129,585 photos, Lanikai Beach in Hawaii comes next</b>• <b><br>Whitehaven was rated the number one beach in the</b> …

Beaches

Mountains of Washington State

Mount Rainer<p>Mt. Rainier is more than a mountain, it's also the best national park near Seattle. At 14,410 feet Mount Rainer National Park beckons …

Hiking

The top five US states to take a road trip this summer

Summer is the ultimate season to hit the open road and explore. The warm weather usually brings better driving conditions and more reasons to stop along the way. To find out just where you should go for a long summer drive, WalletHub analyzed the best states around the country for a road trip based …

Miami Beach

The Corner of California You’ve Never Been to Has Junipers, Waterfalls, and Unbelievably Starry Skies (Video)

“Where the West still lives.”<p>California is full of clichés. Sandy beaches line the coast, the ocean waves dotted with surfers. Hollywood starlets …

National Parks

Alcatraz Facts That May Surprise You

Alcatraz was the "supermax" federal prison of its day, a far cry from its modern, heavily fortified equivalent in Florence, Colorado with motion …

National Parks

10 National Parks You Can Actually Walk Through With Your Dog

Celebrate the U.S. National Park Service’s Centennial by hitting the open road with your pup to visit a national park this summer. Although most of …

National Parks

England Top Attractions Map and Guide

The map above was designed to help you plan a trip to England. It shows many of the most popular towns, regions, and World Heritage sites to visit. …

England

Everything You Have to Do When You’re New to Colorado

So you moved to Colorado, congratulations! You’re not the only one: The state’s seen a record number of new residents in the last few years, but some …

Hiking

Revealed: the safest places around the world

If you are nervous about travelling abroad, why not visit one of the safest destinations in the world? A new report from Gallup, the 2018 Global Law and Order report, ranks places around the world based on how people feel about their safety. More than 150,000 people around the world were asked …

Hong Kong

How to Travel to the Galápagos Islands

The Galápagos Islands, in Ecuador, offer wildlife and landscapes found nowhere else on earth. But before you swim with the sea lions and marvel at …

South America

The Most Thrilling and Beautiful Vacations to Take If You Love the Outdoors

Heading somewhere to reconnect with nature is the best remedy when you're craving an escape from the daily grind. As much as we love exploring a new …

National Parks

16 Incredible Desert Hikes in Joshua Tree

Joshua Tree is just a few hours’ drive from Los Angeles, and there are plenty of reasons to make the trip. Perhaps the biggest attraction is the …

Hiking

10 of the Coolest Neighborhoods in America Right Now

Avoid tourist traps and consider planning your next city break in one of these hotspots.<p>Tourist traps are a dime a dozen in big cities, but many …

Travel

Start Planning Your Vacation Now — These Are the Most Beautiful Islands in the World

Who’s ready to become a castaway? 🌴<p>1 Bora Bora — French Polynesia<p>It's hard to top the powder-soft white-sand beaches on the island of Bora Bora, …

Cape Cod

Canyonlands National Park Needs to Be on Your Hiking Radar

Canyonlands National Park, located in southeastern Utah, is an underrated gem among its larger, more well-known national park pals. The colorful …

National Parks

6 Under-the-Radar National Parks You Should Visit

You’ve spotted geysers in Yellowstone, hiked to waterfalls in Yosemite, and pedaled the Cades Cove Loop in the Smoky Mountains. Good for you. That means it’s time to visit some of America’s lesser-known national parks—places that draw smaller crowds but are equally astounding. At these hidden gems, …

National Parks

A Guide to Badlands National Park

Got Mount Rushmore on your bucket list? Stop at Badlands on the way.<p>At first blush, “it doesn’t sound like the best place to go,” admits Christine …

National Parks

National park images that make you go 'wow'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The first time Rob Decker visited a national park, he was 6.<p>Yosemite National Park, with its towering sequoias, crystalline lakes and rugged Sierra Nevada mountains, already held both historical and personal significance for Decker: His grandparents had honeymooned there 40 years …

National Parks

351 Amazing Places that Aren't National Parks

Yes, we’re crazy about our 59 National Parks. but the Park ­Service manages 351 other worthy properties, so follow our road map, pack a beach towel, and ditch the masses.<p>10 of the Most Iconic Monuments Across the U.S.<p>Besides serving as the entrance to the big red bridge, it incorporates Alcatraz …

National Parks

24 of the world's most incredible natural phenomena

National Parks

Road Trip Guide: Traveling Cross-country on U.S. Route 6

What to know before you hit the road.<p>If you dream of taking a cross-country road trip from the Pacific to the Atlantic, then you should definitely …

Hiking

The Best — and Worst — States for a Summer Road Trip

Road tripping through the United States is a summertime tradition as old as cars themselves.<p>Americans adore taking road trips through the desert …

New England

Survey: These are the best states for a summer road trip

Summer is officially here, and new research shows that some states are a lot better than others for road trips. Who came out on top in WalletHub‘s …

Boston University

This week in food and travel: Expert tips for solo travel

Virtually everyone who’s done it recommends traveling alone. Maybe a solo adventure sounds enticing to you, but you’re not exactly sure how to take …

Solo Travel

Exploring the Vast Beauty of Torch Lake, MI

Tucked in the northwest corner of the Lower Peninsula, Michigan's longest lake is a dramatic 18-mile glacial lake that at first glance, appears to …

Lake Michigan

The Ultimate New Mexico Road Trip Itinerary

“I think New Mexico was the greatest experience from the outside world that I have ever had,” says Author D.H. Lawrence. Indeed, there is no arguing …

New Mexico

A Dog Hilariously Gets In a Good Rainy Day Run Using a Treadmill on the Porch

A very clever dog decided to go for a good rainy day run on a treadmill that was safely ensconced on the porch of the house. This way the dog got in …

Treadmills

27 New Thrillers You Need to Have on Your Radar This Summer

It's officially Summer, which means the sun is shining, the birds are singing, and brutal murders are being committed left and right . . . well, within the pages of a bunch of new thrillers, that is. With a seemingly never-ending parade of exciting novels arriving on bookshelves over the next few …

Books