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Best Places To Hike This Spring

As the weather gets warmer, the best place to take in the full beauty of spring is by seeing it in person. What better way to celebrate some sunshine than by getting your tail to a national park?<p>Here are some of the best spots to take a walk this spring.<p><b>Great Sand Dunes National Park</b><p>We dune-know …

What's a good itinerary for an adventurous family in the Grand Canyon?

<i>A:</i><p>The Grand Canyon is a great spot for spring break for the whole family, especially when everyone is up for a challenge. And from the sound of it, your clan is ready for adventure. The vastness of the Grand Canyon is the perfect spot. From river rafting to rim hiking, you'll find plenty of …

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The Most Mystical Cave In The World Sits Pretty In Thailand

It might not be the world's largest, like nearby Son Doong Cave, but Phraya Nakhon cave is pretty darn awesome looking nonetheless.<p>Set inside Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park, the cave can be reached from the Hat Laem Sala beach, but you have to take a boat or a 20-minute hike there.<p>Oh, nbd, here's …

West Africa's best wildlife parks

Everyone knows about the great national parks of eastern and southern Africa – Masai Mara, Kruger and Serengeti all conjure up images of majestic landscapes, packs of lions lazing in the shade and herds of elephants roaming the savannah. But have you heard of Mole, Pendjari and Waza? These wildlife …

8 Haunted Roads That Scaredy Cats Should Avoid At All Costs

It's almost Halloween, which means the ghosts of America's haunted-est houses are awake and ready for spooking.<p>You know what’s creepier than a haunted house? The haunted road leading to the haunted house. Nobody will ever quite know if the legends behind them are legitimate, but that's what makes …

The best beaches in Costa Rica

Costa Rica’s miles of Pacific and Caribbean coastlines are a beach lover’s dream. Whether you body surf, soak up the rays or dance in the sand, there is a space for you.<p>The 1,016km of Pacific coastline in Costa Rica is infinitely varied as it twists and turns around gulfs, peninsulas and many small …

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5 Great American White-Water Rafting Destinations

White-water rafting is a surefire way to satisfy the adventurer and create lifelong family memories. Adults and kids alike tend to love the natural beauty surrounding the river, the thrills that erupt from the rapids, and conquering the river together.<p><b>White-water rafting can be a great summer</b> …

Long Weekend in Seattle, Rain or Shine

Seattle is one of the West Coast’s most appealing destinations, with restaurants, nightlife, a fabulous aquarium, and top museums to please families, …

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How one entrepreneur found safari success in Africa

If you aspire to quit your job and start your own business, it doesn't have to be in the same city as your former employer. Or even in the same country, for that matter.<p>Try Africa. That's what Lisa Yamazaki did. She runs a successful safari operation in Arusha, Tanzania, and she's a great example …

8 Wallet-Friendly Getaways

A roundup of affordable vacation destinations around the world<p>We've rounded up more affordable alternatives to pricey vacation destinations around the world, from the new European Riviera to the fashion set's Mexican beach spot

Top 10 Historic Trail Drives

Three hundred years of U.S. history come alive along these ten roadways.<p><i>From the October 2010 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler <i>and the National Geographic book</i> Drives of a Lifetime<p><b>Three hundred years of U.S. history come alive along these ten roadways.</b><p><b>George Washington Memorial Parkway, …

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Top 10 Drivers' Drives

From the adrenaline rush of a Formula One track to the gritty charms of a remote Alaskan highway, here’s our choice of roads that are pure fun to drive.<p><i>From the October 2010 issue of</i> National Geographic Traveler <i>and the National Geographic book</i> Drives of a Lifetime<p><b>With everything from the adrenaline</b> …

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'Borderlands' Claptrap Now Available as a Talking USB Hub and Car Charger<p>Borderlands 05/11/2018 03:47 pm<p>Borderlands<p>Picnic Aboard the Millennium …

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5 Reasons to Go to Santa Fe

Santa Fe is the most visited city in New Mexico, and for good reason. There are tons of unique attractions and heaps of terrific eats, plus the …

13 Gorgeous Mountain Retreats Around the World

Mountains aren’t just for wintertime skiing. This summer, check out these high-altitude resorts instead.<p>Oyster

The 13 Best Hiking Trails in the World (Photos)

Summer is finally here! Take advantage of the beautiful weather and hike one of the world’s best trails.

Pike Place Market - Top 10 Fun Things to Do

01 of 10<p>Ogle the Bounty of Land and Sea<p>No matter where you're from or what your background, there's something beautiful and satisfying about the …

Man-tastic Vacations in Paso Robles Wine Country

When my husband wants to go on a trip with the boys, they like to have a few items in place: fun, food and well, more fun. I recently set out to explore the perfect man-cation and my trusty "man compass" took me straight to Paso Robles, California.<p>I know, I know, Paso Robles is becoming known as …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

In Sedona "Everywhere is Beautiful"

Sometime during my walk in Sedona's Slide Rock State Park, an elderly man who had been walking on the path nearby looked at me and sighed, "Everywhere is beautiful".<p>He had dropped a few words from the sentence, but I knew what he meant. Everywhere you looked, there was something beautiful to see …