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Grand Canyon seeks changes as more visitors use backcountry

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Grand Canyon wants to change the way backcountry areas are managed as more outdoor enthusiasts take to the park's open spaces, with proposals that would require hikers using the most popular inner-canyon trails to spend a few dollars on a permit.

Millions of people visit …


After Bodies Found, Families of Missing Surfers Fear Worst

Two Australians on an extended road trip disappear in the heart of Mexican drug cartel country.


Sin City without the sin: The health-conscious way to visit Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS — Sure, the typical trip to Las Vegas is likely to make your wallet lighter and your stomach heavier. The gambling, free-flowing booze and …

U.S. Travel

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Timbuk2's Aviator is Custom Made for the Frequent Traveler

Frequent fliers know all to well the challenges of packing for a trip. But, many of them have also mastered the ability to travel light, and know …


21 World Heritage Sites you have probably never heard of


Everything you need to know about the new Ducati Multistrada 1200 Enduro

Last week at EICMA Ducati revealed the Multistrada 1200 Enduro, a more adventurous version of the standard sports tourer that has been around for …


Victoria Falls

Site: Mosi-oa-Tunya (Victoria Falls)

Location: Zambia and Zimbabwe

Year Designated: 1989

Category: Natural

Criteria: (vii)(viii)

Reason: This waterfall is among the most impressive to be found anywhere in the world.

This legendary waterfall is among the biggest, and most awe-inspiring, on the planet.

The …

Victoria Falls

Florida's Pristine Parks: De Soto National Memorial

De Soto National Memorial commemorates Spanish Conquistador Hernando de Soto’s 1539 to 1543 Florida expedition and explores its negative effect on the local native population. De Soto’s expedition, for example, introduced the European black hog to Florida (before De Soto arrived, there were no …


A Sensational Streamlined 1938 Reo Tractor and Curtiss Aerocar

Dr. Hubert Eaton was a man of vision, in 1912 took over the management of Forest Lawn Cemetery in Glendale, CA. Five years later he changed it from …


Racing the locals via the Ride Must Go On.

Audience with Adventure: Iran

Secret Compass is thrilled to announce its first Audience with Adventure film and Q&A event in Bristol. It will focus on Iran. These events aim to …

Middle East

States ‘Opting Out’ Of Black Friday With Free Park Days

A growing number of states have opened up their state parks on Friday in an effort to encourage people to spend time outside on the day after …


Vans of Berlin

We stumbled upon this awesome Instagram account that made us discover the van life community in Berlin. To our great surprise, this European city …



Less than ideal conditions on Silver Cup Ridge

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Why the Galápagos Islands Are Worth a Visit (and how you can visit them)

Do you go on a cruise, or do you stay in a hotel and find your own way around? Do you need a bag of money, or is the Galápagos a destination for



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Between lost and found

A friend of mine virtually introduced me to John a short while ago when he and his girlfriend Lucia were on their way back to San Diego from Alaska. …

San Diego

Watchlist: The Best Motorcycle Photographers

The rise of custom motorcycle culture has been fueled by photographers. The bikes have always been there—from the bob-jobs of the 1930s to the café racers of the 1960s. But over the past ten years, the internet has made it easier for photographers as well as builders to show off their skills.

Love …


Pedal your way through Glacier National Park on a new bike excursion

Next year is the centennial of the National Park Service, and to mark the occasion. Trek Travel is offering a new bike trip in Montana's Glacier National Park.

The six-day tour features cycling on the Going-to-the-Sun Road and through the Blackfeet Reservation as well as a ride through Flathead …

Bicycle Touring

Bimobil transforms the Mercedes Sprinter into compact, rugged expedition vehicle

• C.C. Weiss
• February 24, 2015

The Sprinter isn't necessarily the Mercedes-Benz platform that immediately comes to mind when we think rugged, …


The Greatest Collection of Cabin Inspiration Ever Assembled

It’s no secret what you’re getting into when you run across Cabin Porn on the bookshelf: unadulterated, glorious cabins. Released this fall, the book began as a scrapbook for a group of friends who were saving photos for inspiration on their own project in Upstate New York and posting them online to …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Wunderlich Releases 2WD 1200GS

EICMA usually has a collection of the newest and coolest motorcycles around, and this years show in Milan was no exception. Everything from new …


VW Announces Diesel Fix For Euro Models Fitted With EA189 Engines

The VW Group finally revealed the fix measures for the EA189-eqquiped models in Europe to the German Motor Transport Authority.
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OSV 4x4 144 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Louie-Blue

To keep you on the move; Louie is complete with > Interior: Slider door galley / with drop down facet and glass top lid OSV 3 panel steel bed system …


South Korea orders Volkswagen to recall 125,522 cars over emissions scam

South Korea has ordered the recall of 125,522 Volkswagen cars after revealing that its own testing showed that the carmaker deliberately manipulated a diesel emissions device in vehicles with an older engine.

South Korea is the first country after the United States to announce measures based on it …

South Korea

10 Unforgettable Reasons Why You Should Travel To Italy

Florence/Dennis Jarvis

Italy isn’t just for travelers who crave the world’s best pizzas, pastas and wines. The food (and wine) in this uniquely …

European Travel

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