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Green is the New Black: A Sustainably Stylish Getaway to the Berkshires, MA | Travel Guide

Renne Simpson | Posted 11.05.2016 | Travel
Renne Simpson

Although I've become pretty good at traveling "greener" and more sustainably, I recently decided to step up my game a notch. I was challenged to plan ...

7 Life Lessons Learned From Whitewater Rafting

Grace Bluerock | Posted 09.24.2016 | Sports
Grace Bluerock

There's no other recreational sport quite as exciting, yet humbling, as whitewater rafting. It's one of those activities that takes the non-adventurous person out of their comfort zone from the moment they step into the raft until the moment they pull the boat safely back to the shore.

10 Unique Historic Lodging Options Kids Love

Amy Whitley | Posted 11.24.2014 | Travel
Amy Whitley

When's the last time your kids raved about a hotel stay?

Colorado Is Magical

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 05.05.2014 | Travel

There's a reason "Rocky Mountain High" is one of Colorado's official state songs. Because regardless of your feelings on legalized pot, Colorado will ...

Adventure Is Out There

Posted 09.19.2013 | Travel

Need some adventure travel inspiration? In a world filled with extreme activities, here's a couple to get your ideas flowing, inexperienced or not. ...

Expedition Mentality - Rehumanizing Your Approach

Crawford Hill | Posted 11.12.2013 | Impact
Crawford Hill

Our kinds of expeditions are about creating a comfortable environment even in challenging conditions - whether those conditions be physical, social or emotional. They are about probing far beyond the superficial level of virtually all ecotourism and creating opportunities for eco-immersion.

5 Unheard of Camping Essentials

Dana Holmes | Posted 09.11.2013 | HuffPost Home
Dana Holmes

If you're planning a camping adventure with someone who loves the outdoors, chances are they already have the essentials taken care of.

Outdoorsy Summer Travel: The 7 Best Destinations in the U.S. (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 06.03.2013 | Travel

Summer is the time to get outdoors and get active.

Getting Outdoors In Napa Valley

Oyster | Posted 06.25.2013 | Travel

Northern California's gorgeous Napa Valley region has tons of wino-centric activities to offer throughout its lush, rolling hills and endless vineyards. But there's also plenty to do here even if you're not a wine connoisseur, from biking, to hiking, to hitting the Napa River.

6 Great National Parks You've Never Visited

MiniTime | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel

These six lesser-known national treasures can be blissfully uncrowded while still delivering outstanding natural landscapes and wildlife viewing.

Snowshoeing In The Dolomites

Dolomite Mountains | Posted 02.19.2013 | Travel
Dolomite Mountains

For outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy the unique experience that traditional winter sports have to offer, snowshoeing is the perfect sport. Add in the magnificent natural beauty and perfect snow-covered terrain of the Dolomites, and you've got the perfect setting for an unforgettable snowshoeing adventure.

Hiking The World's Urban Jungles

George Hobica | Posted 10.18.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

From the fringes of New York to the heart of steamy Singapore, nature is everywhere you're not looking in some of Earth's most notoriously crowded big cities.

PHOTOS: What To Do In Whistler In Summer

Oyster | Posted 10.14.2012 | Travel

Those same bunny hills and black diamonds turn into fun hiking trails and mountain bike circuits when the snow melts, and the dining and drinking is taken outdoors, bringing a lively atmosphere to long, sunny summer days.

PHOTOS: Exploring Beautiful Arches National Park

Olga Bonfiglio | Posted 10.07.2012 | Travel
Olga Bonfiglio

Ever since I first saw pictures of the mystifying red rocks of Utah, I wanted to visit Arches National Park. After looking at the map, however, the place seemed so remote that I wasn't sure I'd ever get there.

Paul Brady

PHOTOS: Exploring The Unexpected Delights Of Oman | Paul Brady | Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel

One thing that may surprise you about Muscat, the seaside capital of Oman, the peaceful sultanate on the southeastern tip of the Arabian Peninsula, is...

WATCH: Zermatt Revisited

Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger | Posted 09.16.2012 | Travel
Arne Schmidt and Claudia Hirschberger

It's one of our all time favorite travel destinations in summer, Switzerland's Zermatt with its world famous Toblerone look-alike peak.

Great Hiking (With Kids) In The Italian Alps

Dolomite Mountains | Posted 09.02.2012 | Travel
Dolomite Mountains

Hiking in the Dolomites isn't just for expert climbers. Families too can enjoy the extraordinary beauty and outdoor adventure of the area and create lasting memories while they're at it.

Great Tips For Successful Family Hiking

Liftopia | Posted 07.30.2012 | Travel

To really get a feel for the mountains in summer -- and to get a wholly different perspective on our favorite ski runs -- I like to slow down and set out on foot with my family.

PHOTOS: Top 10 Camping Destinations Across The Globe

Cheapflights | Posted 07.24.2012 | Travel

With Memorial Day around the corner and spring temperatures rising, the time to plan that long-dreamed-of camping adventure is now.

PHOTOS: Beginning An Epic Journey Down The Erie Canal

Richard Harpham | Posted 07.16.2012 | Travel
Richard Harpham

The plan is to kayak along the Erie Canal to Albany and then join the Hudson River and paddle down to New York in just 21 days.

PHOTOS: Even More National Park Week

Posted 04.27.2012 | Travel

New images from National Geographic and its legions of fans are bringing National Park Week, which ends this Sunday, to an appropriately picturesque c...

PHOTOS: Did You Know This About Our National Parks?

Posted 04.26.2012 | Travel

National Park Week is underway, and free entrance to nearly 400 parks continues through this Sunday. In celebration of the festivities, the Nationa...

WATCH: Celebs Share Their Favorite Destinations For Earth Day

Posted 04.12.2012 | Green

Earth Day is coming up on April 22, and to get in the spirit the Sierra Club has posted a video celebrating awesome Earthly locales. In the video, ...

National Park Week Starts April 21

Travelzoo | Posted 06.09.2012 | Travel

The parks service is waiving entrance fees at all 397 national parks this month, from the mighty Yosemite in California's stretch of the Sierra Nevada mountains to the tiny Hot Springs National Park in central Arkansas.

PHOTOS: Free Camping This May Across The US

Posted 02.22.2012 | Travel

This May, Kampgrounds of America is giving away a free night of camping at all of its nearly 500 locations around the U.S. in an effort to convince fa...