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The 28 Most Beautiful Places in California You Didn't Know Existed

From Yosemite and Big Sur, to Joshua Tree and Santa Barbara, California is home to some of the most beautiful places on the West Coast, nay, the …

Best State Parks in the United States for a Thousand

<i>This is a guest post from my dad, Grandpa Points. He and my mom are in their 60’s, are (mostly) retired,and are ticking off “bucket list”</i> …

9 Small Mountain Towns You've Never Heard Of

In such a hectic world, it can often be difficult to find that secluded mountain town you’ve always dreamed about. Well have no fear, nothing …

We Dig This NYC Dim Sum

Dim sum, small-plate fare served on wheeled carts, is great for groups. The options are endless and big on flavor: We're talking pan-fried dumplings …

10 Hidden Gems in the National Park System

Want to explore a few remarkable places off the beaten path? These 10 NPCA picks offer great ways to escape the crowds while enjoying unique, …

Eat Your Way Through the World's Coolest Food Markets

From the loud noises of locals haggling to the pungent smells and vibrant colors of fresh fare, food markets around the world can awaken the senses. …

20 great UK walks with pubs, chosen by nature writers

Pull on your boots and enjoy the countryside in all its autumn glory. Ten of Britain’s best nature writers reveal their favourite routes – and where they like to refuel on the way<p><b>20 more UK walks with pub pit stops</b><p><b>Length: 11miles<br>Time: 5</b>½ <b>hours<br>Start/finish: Grassington National Park Centre</b> …

National Parks

The 25 greatest rock music documentaries of all time

Why Albania Should Be Your Next Undiscovered Getaway

When it comes to the world's most beautiful beaches, some contenders are a given. For starters there's Thailand, Australia, Brazil and, of course, …

European Travel

Why the Azores Islands Should be Your Next Undiscovered Getaway

When you think of outdoor adventure, Portugal typically doesn't spring first to mind. However the relatively unknown archipelago of the Azores might …

Outdoors

American Bike Project: Where to Sleep

National Geographic Travel photographer Tyler Metcalfe recently quit his job and sold off his possessions to embark on an epic solo adventure of cross-country cycling that has dealt him many ups and downs.<p>If travel experiences were judged solely based on the number of different places a traveler …

Your Fairy Tale Guide through the Alps

<i>Did you know that Alps attracts approximately 120 million visitors every year? Ever wonder what it’s like to travel through the Alps? Here is your</i> …

Great European city breaks you've probably never thought of

These small cities may not pack the cultural punch of Europe’s grande dames – and that’s the point of going. All are full of local colour but also served by budget airlines. Perfect for a weekend break<p>The Montenegrin coast feels very different from neighbouring Croatia: it’s more Russian-influenced …

Unesco

Top of Europe – Jungfraujoch, A Must See in Switzerland

Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe<p>Travelling along on the freeway called life; some journeys leave an indelible mark on our minds and hearts and they …

5 Surprisingly Stunning Hikes to Explore Around Chicago

Chicago is famous for being a bustling, urban center, but hidden amongst the skyscrapers and just beyond the noise are a number of serene hiking …

Hiking

Best hikes in Zion National Park

Best Trails in Zion National Park<p>This list of the best trails in Zion is the opinion of the site authors Bo Beck and Tanya Milligan. Also note that …

The Pacific Northwest's Best Day Hikes

Boredom Is Indoor Cycling's Biggest Enemy. Can Zwift Defeat It?

I’m just starting to play around with Zwift, the program that makes a game out of riding your bike indoors, when I think of a suggestion for the company’s code writers. It comes to me while I’m pedaling furiously to keep my avatar on the tail of some player from Sweden: Why not build an emoticon …

Four Awesome Northern California Hot Springs

Sure you could go up to Napa and dish out a bunch of dough to sit at a spa. But for those who like their relaxation outdoors, under the stars and in …

Snacks of Nepal Are a High Point at Woodside Cafe in Queens

The momos are giants, fat round dumplings with furrowed peaks, rising from a pink-orange sauce the color of penne alla vodka. It tastes a little like penne alla vodka, too, oddly, inexactly and wonderfully — marinara meets tikka masala, with momos as tortelloni writ large.<p>The awning outside …

9 New York City sandwiches you must try | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Nearly as potent a symbol as the bagel, the black-and-white cookie and the pizza slice, Katz Deli's pastrami on rye sandwich is the quintessential New York snack. Yes, that's the one from "When Harry Met Sally" -- the orgasm-inducing sandwich that led to customers asking for "what she's …

Cooking

Take a culinary journey along the Willamette Valley Scenic Bikeway

<b>Explore the Willamette Valley by bike with this cycling trip. Scroll down for trip mapping. Find cycling details here.</b><p>The Willamette Valley Scenic …

Natural water slides at Newberry Caldera

We’re settling back in the routine of school, work, and the myriad of activities that jam each week, just like the rest of Americana, I suppose. …

Life on the Camino; Cycling in Asturias

<b>Walking is the most popular way of completing the Camino de Santiago (north), but a bike will appeal to those preferring two wheels to Shank’s pony!</b> …

European Travel

Top 10 Fall Hikes Near Denver with Aspens

Enjoy the Fall Colors of Colorado with these Trails near Denver with Changing Aspens<b>Where can you find hikes near Denver to view the changing aspens</b> …

Is this Europe's most underrated museum?

This month sees the coming of the start of the city break season. Time to add some variety to the long run in to Christmas with two or three days in Paris or Rome, or in my case a little while ago, in Milan, where I was reminded of two things. First, what a great city it is for a short break: not …

The Best Backpacking Loop You’ve Never Heard Of

Mineral King is a quiet corner of what is becoming an increasingly busy Sierra Nevada mountain range. And though it has been enjoyed and frequented …