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Camper Tramps: A Spicy 1970s Komfort Travel-Trailer Brochure

The marketing strategy of the 1970s could basically be boiled down to two steps: Step (1) feature your product, Step (2) add a gorgeous lady – and …

Tiny floating orbs let you sleep in the treetops

Treecations start at $175 per night<p>If you’re sick and tired of being boxed in by a 325-square-foot hotel room, look no further than these handcrafted spherical treehouses available for nightly rental on British Columbia’s Vancouver Island.<p>Called Free Spirit Spheres, the adults-only treehouse resort …

Furniture startup Greycork now sells pegboard storage, desk accessories

But only if they’re crowdfunded first<p>Remember Greycork, the startup offering design-minded, easy-to-assemble modern furniture for the post-Ikea set? After relaunching with an upgraded and expanded collection last summer, the Providence, RI-based company is venturing into a fun new category for the …

QuickBooks Simple Start

Preparing taxes is something you shouldn't leave until the last moment – particularly since you have software tools to help you with it.<br>One of these …

This Couple’s RV Road Trip Shows Off Nature at Its Best

"The highlight? Almost everything in between the highlights."<p>I've driven across Canada before, but I only saw the postcards. This summer I decided to take my time: My partner and I bought a 1987 motorhome and took our dog on a penniless, unplanned four-month road trip. The highlight? Almost …

Northern Lights

Charming off-grid Scandinavian-inspired tiny home is passive and energy efficient

Vivid colors and a light-filled interior beckon tiny house aficionados to NestHouse, designed by Jonathan Avery of Tiny House Scotland. Avery’s goal …

Off-grid

Lucky's Pub

Starters<p>Salads<p>Sandwiches<p>all sandwiches come with our fresh kettle fried potato chips. steak fries are available for $1.75. onion rings, or salad …

Janna Irons and Johnny Stifter's 2009 Dodge Sprinter 2500

Photo: Eli Meir Kaplan<p>Last summer, Irons and her boyfriend Stifter realized a couple of things. One: they were probably in it together for the long haul. Two: after years of working in the Southern California outdoor-sports media industry, they were in the mood to travel—a lot.<p>Photo: Eli Meir Kaplan<p>…

This Tent Pairs Eco-Friendly Design with Luxury Camping

Take hotel-style amenities to the great outdoors without leaving a trace<p>Imagine enjoying the luxuries of a boutique hotel while staying in a secluded hideaway far from civilization. The invention of a new type of architectural structure, a high-design tent by the Autonomous Tent Co., makes it …

Natural Beauty

4 luxurious train journeys that will make you feel like 19th-century royalty

Every summer, throngs of American tourists head to Europe with their Eurail passes in hand, ready to see the continent the way locals do. But these trains don't offer luxury. Several rail journeys exist that exude the opulence of yore, with guest amenities that rival the world's finest luxury …

7 Travel Websites Saving You Money While You Sleep

We all want to save money when we travel, but who has time to monitor the constant ups and downs of airfares, hotel rates and car rental prices? You can easily spend more time booking and modifying your travel plans than actually enjoying your vacation. Fortunately, there are a few websites that …

The Best Way To Remember Something? Take Notes By Hand

Headed into an important meeting? Grab a pen. Taking notes longhand will help you remember information better than typing them out, according to new research from a pair of psychologists from Princeton University and UCLA.<p>Taking notes with a laptop can be detrimental to learning.<p>The study, …

Productivity