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Beachy Keen: Warm Getaways From NYC

offMetro.com | Posted 01.23.2017 | Travel
offMetro.com

To find more beautiful destinations, visit offMetro.com. For a relaxing winter retreat, we like these four destinations because they're hot, beautifu...

Woodstock, Vermont: A Car-Free Winter Wonderland

offMetro.com | Posted 01.18.2017 | Travel
offMetro.com

For more Northeast destinations, please visit offMetro.com. It wouldn't be an exaggeration to call Woodstock, Vermont one of New England's prettiest ...

Woodstock, Vermont: A Car-Free Winter Wonderland

offMetro.com | Posted 01.18.2017 | Travel
offMetro.com

For more Northeast destinations, please visit offMetro.com. It wouldn't be an exaggeration to call Woodstock, Vermont one of New England's prettiest ...

Did You Know That You Can Ride Without Traffic Your Bike From Paris To London?

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 01.10.2017 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Yeap, you read right: Paris to London on a bicycle.

Want to Burn Maximum Calories? Here are Ten Clever Ways to Do It

Quora | Posted 01.09.2017 | Healthy Living
Quora

How Can I burn 5000 calories a day? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people wit...

Painting Through the Irish Countryside

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 01.06.2017 | Travel
Barbara Ernst Prey

Barbara Prey painting at Glendalough I have a major museum commission for MASS MoCA , but before I came back to my New York Studio to begin the proje...

The Best Things to Do in Bristol, Rhode Island

offMetro.com | Posted 11.29.2016 | Travel
offMetro.com

For more stories on car-free getaways head to offMetro.com. Bristol, Rhode Island is a New England town that is made for car-free coastal exploration...

The Best Things to Do in Stowe, Vermont

offMetro.com | Posted 11.29.2016 | Travel
offMetro.com

For more stories on car-free getaways head to offMetro.com, Stowe, Vermont is a picture-perfect village ringed by storybook alpine scenery. While lov...

Green Cities = Calmer Minds and Stronger Hearts

Jad Daley | Posted 09.26.2016 | Green
Jad Daley

If you're like me, even a short summer getaway from the city, like to the mountains or shore, helps to calm your mind and strengthen your heart. Imagine if our cities were more like the natural places we visit--what beneficial impact could this have on our health? This question has special importance as it pertains to lower-income city-dwellers who can't afford to escape to a quieter place.

Hand Signals

Ellie Newman | Posted 08.30.2016 | Women
Ellie Newman

As I was jogging down the bike path, a biker passed me going the other way. I noticed as he slowed to pass me, he made the universal hand signal of sl...

The Best Cycling Trips Across The U.S. And Canada Are Spectacular

The Active Times | Posted 08.17.2016 | Travel
The Active Times

Any physical activity is good for you; running has been particularly popular because of the famed "runner's high." But the state of euphoria that come...

This 3,000-Mile Bike Trail Is Connecting People From Maine To Florida

The Huffington Post | Felicia Kelley | Posted 08.15.2016 | HuffPost Live 321

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Lost Plans And A Triathlon

Anne M. Samit | Posted 08.01.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Anne M. Samit

Each person is on his own in this race of individual endeavors that include swimming, biking and running. These activities are not done holding hands. There are no teammates. Even the training is individualized, and so are the results.

This Gigantic Bike Path May Be America's Best-Kept Secret

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 07.25.2016 | Travel

You can take a mountain hike or road trip across America, but no adventure would be quite as epic as biking the entire East Coast on one path. The Ea...

Biking On A Bus Is A Thing Now

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 07.26.2016 | Business

Have you ever been in the middle of a bike ride and thought, You know what would really make this better? If I were biking inside of a bus! If you’r...

Sustainable Living - Reduce Your Waste With The Five R's

Zac Thompson | Posted 07.15.2016 | HuffPost Live 321
Zac Thompson

Activist and adventurer Rob Greenfield thinks we can manage our waste better. In his new series, "Sustainable Living", Rob shows that we can manage our trash and create an incredibly minimal impact as long as we're conscious.

Best Outdoor Toys To Get The Whole Family Moving (Part 2)

Laurie Schacht | Posted 07.01.2016 | Parents
Laurie Schacht

Back in the day, kids got excited to play outside with items as simple as a jump rope, a ball, a bike, and a pair of roller skates with a key--OK, tha...

Urban People And Places: Best Biking Practices

Milena Milićević | Posted 06.28.2016 | Travel
Milena Milićević

Back in 1926 Henry Ford explained in World's Work magazine why he paid his workers the same amount of money for switching to a 40-hour workweek instea...

The Hunger Of The Soul

Anne M. Samit | Posted 06.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Anne M. Samit

"Bring all the lovers to the fold, 'cause no one is gonna lose their soul." ~ Love Is My Religion, Ziggy Marley We've been studying the soul. We've ...

The Cycle Of Life -- Biking For A Cause In Cambodia

Christine Amour-Levar | Posted 06.27.2016 | Travel
Christine Amour-Levar

The young woman sat on the edge of the wooden porch of her house in Mechrey, a floating village on the northern reaches of the Tonle Sap, west of Siem...

Taiwan Is The Hidden Gem Of Asia

David Code | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
David Code

It's the people who make Taiwan my second-favorite country in the world to visit.

What Really Keeps Me Going At Age 93

Phyllis Sues | Posted 06.10.2016 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

If you want to give yourself a super charge just 10 minutes out of your busy day -- then connect with Jose and you will experience boundless energy and strength. You, too, can be a great team and what's more -- you will look better, feel better and life will be better. It's really so simple.

Grabbing Puglia by the Handlebars

Gay Browne | Posted 06.03.2016 | Green
Gay Browne

Last winter friends invited me to go on a bike trip in Puglia. I admit that until the moment I sent in my deposit, I had never even heard of Puglia. B...

Hope for That Hill You're Climbing

Amy Crumpton | Posted 05.20.2017 | Healthy Living
Amy Crumpton

But what I really want to teach him (barring the exasperated sigh and eye-roll) is that, "The downhill coast makes you a good rider, but the uphill climb makes you a great one."

In Lake Tahoe, Spring Snow Gives Way To Summer Adventure

Kari Haugeto | Posted 05.19.2017 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

If you're a skier or snowboarder, then the winter of 2016 will be one not just for your record book, but also for the record book. And that's particul...