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Wandered.space helps you explore the cool spots all around you

Wandered.space is a service for those moments when you want to explore the area around you, but don’t know where to go.<p>It was created this weekend at TechCrunch’s Disrupt London hackathon by a team of three coworkers from Seattle-based Azuqua. One of them, Skyler Hartle, told me that they were …

The 10 Best Adventure Movies On Netflix Right Now

<b>Last Updated: March 24th</b><p>Man-eating creatures, harrowing tales of survival, sword-fighting action, supernatural beings: Netflix has a rich offering when it comes to adventure. With movies that run the gamut from medieval action to stories of human vs. nature, these films deliver the goods if a …

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Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

I’m Taking on a Travel Photographer/Writer Intern!

Brendan van Son+Posted By on Nov 8, 2016 | 17 comments<p>This year has been busy, maybe a bit too busy. I’m very very grateful for all the work, but …

Paddleboard Through the Canyons of the Colorado River (No Permit Required)

The 15-mile stretch of the Colorado River in Arizona between Glen Canyon Dam and Lees Ferry serves up much of the same 1,000-foot sandstone canyon …

Colorado River

How Instagram Reinvented Travel Photography

Today, the surest way to become a star travel photographer—like the eight featured here—is by using Instagram and other social media to make it look …

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20 reasons why Reinhold Messner is the world's greatest living man

To mark World Mountain Day, we're paying homage to (probably) the coolest person on Earth right now. Here's why we love him:<p>1. He was the first man to climb every mountain over 8,000 metres<p>There are 14 peaks on Earth with summits in the “death zone”, above 8,000 metres (26,000 feet). Just over 30 …

This Is What Happens to Your Body on a Thru-Hike

This summer, my wife and I hiked the Colorado Trail, a 486-mile, high-altitude trek from Denver to Durango. While it’s a challenging hike (only about 150 people complete the trail each year), the Colorado Trail Foundation says many hikers finish in four to six weeks.<p>The hike ended up taking us 29 …

This is the only backpack I'll use when I travel

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>MOS When I travel, my biggest concern is traveling light. No checked bags on international flights, no carry on for long weekend …

20 Surreal Places to See the Clearest, Bluest Water on Earth

UN says 69 million teachers needed for global school pledge

<b>Almost 69 million teachers need to be recruited around the world by 2030 if international pledges on education are to be kept, warns Unesco.</b><p>The United Nations agency's estimate is for the number of teachers required to meet the promise of primary and secondary places for all children.<p>The biggest …

Tricks for Lean and Mean Travel Photography

As some of you may know, I recently took a trip to Hawaii. It was my first time there, and the first time my wife and I took our son on an extended …

ESPN App - Download on iOS App Store & Google Play

Stream live events, up-to-the-minute news, highlights and analysis from the ESPN family of networks. Want more? ESPN+ brings you more leagues, more …

iOS Apps

'It's like being on another planet': the tourist attraction with a two-year waiting list

Vietnam’s Hang Son Doong caves are so big, they have their own weather system. At their tallest point they could accommodate a 40-storey skyscraper – and at their widest point there’s enough room for a 747 to fly through. But that’s nothing compared to the size of the waiting list to visit them. …

This Tiny Home's Pop-Out Porch Is Seriously Genius

And if that's not impressive, wait until you see the farmhouse kitchen.<p>A lot of the time, tiny homes are decorated just like your grandmother's house. Shingled exteriors, cringe-worthy patterns and maybe even a cutesy name that's slightly embarrassing to say. Well, the Alpha Tiny Home doesn't have …

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America's Top 10 Hardest Day Hikes

The word “epic” is uttered a bit too lightly these days. Once reserved to describe the fantastic voyages of brave explorers, it’s now readily used to …

Ranking the Magical Food & Butterbeer at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Frozen butterbeer > regular butterbeer.<p><i>It's Road Trip Week at Bon Appétit! Which means every day, we'll be sharing stories about food on the long and lonely highway. Or not so lonely if you grew up traveling across the country in a minivan packed with six of your closest brothers, sisters, friends,</i> …

Meet David Phillips, The Guy Who Earned 1.2 Million Airline Miles With Chocolate Pudding

David Phillips is a deal-finding genius, and you can travel like him too.<p>If there’s anyone who knows how to hack a travel deal, it’s DavidPhillips.<p>In 1999, the civil engineer from California catapulted into fame after he earned a whopping 1.2 million airline miles by taking advantage of a Healthy …

A Giant List Of Epic Destinations For Anyone Who Lives To Travel

Pack your bags.<p>There's a big world out there, and no shortage of incredible destinations to explore. So it's only natural that choosing where to visit can be hugely intimidating. Thankfully, we've got you covered with lists on lists of epic spots to sift through. Check 'em out!<p><i>Note: Some of these</i> …

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Epic National Park Hiking Trails

Whether your idea of a hike involves hardcore boots, trekking poles, and backcountry maps, or a pair of sneakers, water bottle, and paved trails with …

A man who has visited over 100 countries shares his 2 favorite credit cards to earn points

He sold his house nearly nine years ago and has been on the road ever since, having visited all seven continents, more than 100 countries, and all 50 US states.<p>While he used a debit card exclusively during his first six years of travel — "I'm not saying it's a wise thing to do, I'm just saying I …

Credit Cards

Camping Food Ideas: Packing It In - Real Food

Let's face it: gourmet backpacking is an oxymoron. When you're bereft of running water, four-burner stove, refrigerator and Cuisinart, when …

The Best Cannabis Strains for Hiking, Camping and Backpacking (As Told by Leafly Reviews) | Leafly

There’s no question that the Leafly community is an active one: Leafly reviewers love enhancing their outdoor activities and experiences with …

5 coworking spaces perfect for digital nomads who like to travel (near or far)

Coworking spaces around the world<p><b>Deskpass</b><p><b>Croissant</b><p><b>Copass</b><p><b>WeWork</b><p><b>Roam</b><p>In order to be most productive, remote workers know that an "official” workspace is …

The essential toolkit for working remotely anywhere in the world

When transitioning to a fully remote position, you inevitably learn a few lessons the hard way.<p>The digital nomad movement is a burgeoning cultural …

How to Stay Connected—Even in the Most Remote Places on Earth

Thanks to new technology, you'll always be able to contact your travel companions.<p>When travelers Charles and Kristy Stanton took a recent trip to Southeast Asia, they inadvertently got separated at Angkor Wat. Panic didn't ensue, however, as the two had goTennas, a candy bar–size device that lets …

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A quick travel guide to Los Angeles neighborhoods

THE RESTAURANTS, nightlife, historic sites, and outdoor options in LA are all enough to make you forget the 45-minute drive it takes to reach them. …

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