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http://www.travelandleisure.com/trip-ideas/backpacking-tripsTrekking, Walking, and Biking ... Read More

Beyond the city limits lies that elusive realm where the utility vehicle of choice is a horse, your dinner jacket is lined with fleece, and you catch... Read More

One by one, the ambassadors make their way up the narrow stairway to the flight deck of the USAF C-17 Globemaster III, a $200 million monster of the sky... Read More

San Diego just opened the Port Pavilion on Broadway Pier, the first in the U.S. designed to meet LEED Silver standards for environmentally friendly... Read More

If you haven’t gotten around to booking that summer vacay yet, don’t fret. We’ve got you covered. ... Read More

I liked getting to airports early even before the last decade, when my neurosis became a necessity. My wife, on the other hand, considers time spent in... Read More

It’s a freezing cold winter’s day, but that’s not stopping 10,000 men in the northern Japanese city of Konomiya from stripping down to nothing but a... Read More

Q: I recently stayed at an agriturismo in Italy and would love to have a similar experience closer to home. Any suggestions? —Greg Stahl, Mesa, Ariz. ... Read More

"What were they thinking?" ... Read More

See our slideshow of Do-It-Yourself “Amazing Race” Adventures. ... Read More

For years I'd been planning to take pictures in North America again. I'd heard about the totem pole villages in Sitka and Ketchikan, in Alaska, but then... Read More

Question: What do Robert Rauschenberg, Cindy Sherman, and John Waters have to do with cruise ships? ... Read More

Can you suggest a few tour operators that organize adventure trips for solo travelers? —S.L., VIA E-MAIL ... Read More

One imagines Alaska in winter as dark, icy, and—unless you're a bear—too cold. Maybe that's true in Nome, where dogsledders mush across ice and snow at... Read More

Here's a tip of the hat to the values that make this country great. We're not talking about motherhood and fair play. We talking value values: low... Read More

Surprised by the results of his recent project to assess the state of conservation in America, biologist Eric Dinerstein couldn't help remarking, "It's... Read More

It's said that the Tongass National Forest wears a mantle of precipitation in modesty: on those rare days when the sun does shine, the landscape is... Read More

space for rentYou've probably passed them in airports and wondered about those Laptop Lanes, business centers popping up like Starbucks. It started when... Read More

Author and explorer Dame Freya Stark was one of the most intrepid adventurers of all time. (T. E. Lawrence, no slouch in the travel department himself,... Read More

The pilot eyed the clouds as he taxied to the end of Lake Hood, the seaplane base that runs alongside Anchorage’s international airport. We were hoping... Read More

You could say our 12-day Alaskan cruise lasted a year. For the six months before we boarded the ship in Vancouver last summer, the trip was the main... Read More

See our slideshow of The World’s Most Pristine Forests. ... Read More

My college roommates and I want to take an all-women adventure trip (hiking, rafting, skiing, snowboarding). Can you recommend a good tour outfitter? —M... Read More

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