North America

Apple hiring Apple Park Visitor Center staff ahead of official opening

Apple Park is getting closer to an official opening as the company begins hiring staff for the visitor center that will include an Apple Store and, for the first time, a cafe that’s also open to the public.<p>Apple announced back in February that it would begin moving in employees to its new Apple …

Apple

6 KOA Campgrounds With Access To Great Riding

Stay and play<p>It’s Summer, school is out and it’s time to enjoy those dog days camping and riding. We like to share with you places that you can do …

ATVs

Places off the beaten path but worth checking out in Phoenix

FROM WORLD-CLASS museums to historical places, trails in the mountain preserves within the city limits, parks, cafes and restaurants, Phoenix has a …

Kanarraville Falls: Best kept secret becomes nightmare

For years, Kanarraville Falls was one of southern Utah's best-kept secrets. The hidden hike leading to a slot canyon waterfall was seemingly reserved …

Zion National Park

"Drastic" changes could mean leaner times for Nike, Canaccord says

Nike's (NYSE:NKE) decision to sell its shoes on Amazon is a sign that "the bloom is coming off the rose," Canaccord analysts say in maintaining their …

Business

Everything you ever wanted to know about America’s northernmost town

The YouTube channel Wendover Productions took a trip to Barrow, Alaska to learn all about America’s northernmost town, where it snows during the …

Travel

Hiking the Misery Ridge Trail at Smith Rock State Park in Oregon

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Adventure Travel

14 totally terrific totem pole facts | Explore | Awesome Activities & Fun Facts

<i>A thunderbird carved into the top of a totem pole located in Stanley Park in Vancouver, B.C. (Photo by Bernard Spragg licensed CC0 1.0)</i><p>Have you ever …

Coast Salish

Borax Visitor Center

This giant open-pit boron mine is one of the best secret gems of the California desert.<p>When approaching Boron, California from the west, the Rio …

Culture

Make Fourth of July a blast in Dallas-Fort Worth: Best fireworks, festivals and parades

America is one year older, and it's time to party. If you're in need of Fourth of July plans, the Dallas-Forth Worth area is bursting with patriotic …

Dallas

The LGBTQ Guide to New Orleans

<i>This month, THUMP honors Pride with a celebration of LGBTQ nightlife all across America. Follow our coverage here.</i><p>Mark Louque's journey toward being a crucial promoter and DJs in New Orleans' DIY scene started in what he describes to me over the phone as "a small swamp village where they grow sugar …

Electronic Music

Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit Performs On ‘The Late Show’

Last Friday Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit issued their latest studio album <i>The Nashville Sound</i>. Last night the group appeared as musical guests on <i>The</i> …

Littleton, South Suburban partner on signs to help Mary Carter Greenway Trail users find the way

• Hikers and cyclists use a section of the Mary Carter Greenway Trail on June 15 in Littleton. Littleton and South Suburban Parks and Recreation teamed …

Denver

Best Things to Do in Sigulda, Latvia: Where Nature Meets Adventure - Passport & Plates

<i>Disclosure: I was a complimentary guest of Sigulda Tourism and the Investment and Development Agency during my time here. All opinions and</i> …

Europe

Canada Day 2017: Where to celebrate in Edmonton and beyond

You only turn 150 once! Here’s a list of what’s happening and how you can get in on all the Canada Day action<p>City Centre:<p><b>The Celebration of Canada</b> …

Canada

Roan Mountain to Hampton TN

Day 54: (June 6th)<p>That morning, everyone woke up ready to hike. The rest of our group hadn’t showed up to the hostel yet. Most of us didn’t want to …

Blue Ridge Mountains

21 National Parks Where You Can Enjoy the 2017 Solar Eclipse

1 of 24<p>Planning for the Eclipse<p>The Great American Total Solar Eclipse will race across the U.S. on Aug. 21, 2017, casting a shadow over 21 of the …

National Parks

North America prepares for August solar eclipse

On 21 August, North America will be treated to a rare phenomenon - a solar eclipse. Nasa scientists are very excited.

Solar Eclipse

77 FREE Vancouver events to check out this summer

Summer has arrived and we have your hookup to great, free events around Vancouver! From Greek Days to Evo Summer Cinema Series and everything in …

Vancouver

9 outdoor adventures to check out in Leavenworth, WA

LOCATED AT THE head of a river valley, right smack in the middle of the Cascades, Leavenworth couldn’t be better situated for outdoor exploration by …

Iron Mountain Road is a strange, captivating drive along 16A

Sometimes we get caught up in the rush of trying to get from one place to the next without bothering to slow down and enjoy the ride. If you find …

Road Trips

A Fascinating Three Part Look at Barrow, Alaska, the Most Northern Town in the United States

Real Life Lore, Wendover Productions and Second Thought traveled together to the incredible town of Barrow, Alaska and shared their impressions and …

Travel Tuesday: 5 Orlando day trips are break from theme park fatigue

5 Orlando Day Trips, Kennedy Space Center, photo provided by Findsome & Windmore<p>Orlando, the theme-park capital of the world, offers so many …

Orlando

Stand-up paddleboards come to Forest Park. Here’s what you need to know.

Stand up paddleboard rentals launched in Forest Park last weekend.

St. Louis

Teen killed tubing in Colorado visiting from Seattle area

FORT COLLINS — The 18-year-old who died while tubing on a northern Colorado river was visiting from the Seattle area.Authorities said Tuesday that …

Denver

Your Ultimate Guide to 14 Nashville Parks

Although sprouting into an urban metropolis, Nashville still understands the importance of green spaces. Within short distances from Music City’s …

Farmers' Markets

Road Trips: Food and Drink

Is your idea of a perfect road trip one that involves breweries and steak? Well, luckily, Alberta's got you covered.<p>by Avenue Staff<p><i>May 26, …

Food and Drink

'Celebrate with 8' the First Day of Summer: Lake Love Edition

‘Celebrate with 8’ the First Day of Summer: Lake Love Edition<p><b>Happy First Day of Summer! Time to sit back</b> <b><br>and ‘Celebrate with 8’ the Lake Life</b> …

Exploring Vegas's Valley of Fire with a Pink Jeep Tour

Just 45 minutes outside of Vegas is one of the most spectacularly under the radar spots in the entire American Southwest: Nevada’s Valley of Fire.<p>The …

National Parks

Man Falls 200 Feet Into Hillcrest Canyon

San Diego Fire-Rescue (SDFD) crews helped rescue a man who fell 200 feet into a Hillcrest canyon early Wednesday morning.<p>San Diego police first …

San Diego