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Safari in Kenya

How to Ditch the Safari Circuit and Do-It-Yourself in Kenya

Leaving buffets, fancy lodges, and vehicles with shock absorbers behind, we set off on a do-it-yourself safari.
The Badlands.

Top 10 Wildly Different Landscapes in the USA

The United States has some of the world’s most beautiful and diverse landscapes. Here's our picks for the top 10 landscapes.
Travel American Samoa

American Samoa 101: An Island Introduction

Located 2,300 miles southwest of Hawaii, these volcanic islands are remote, but worth the trip.
Kayaking in the Queen Charlotte Islands. Flickr/Anne

Land of Giants: Canada’s Queen Charlotte Islands

Kayaks and canoes provide the only access to many parts of Canada's Queen Charlotte Islands.
The windows on the front of the house let light and heat into the house.

Overnight in an Earthship: Sustainable Voyage in Taos

Earthships are not your traditional house. They are completely off the grid. Experience what it’s like to live off rain water and the energy of the sun
A whale breaches off the coast of Newfoundland. Photo by Barrett & MacKay Photo

Following the Capelin: Whale Watching in Newfoundland

Some 3,000 whales live in the waters near Newfoundland. Being up close to them is an experience to remember.
Sunset in Ko Lanta Thailand. Photo by Thai National Parks

Slow Travel on the Mekong

Accustomed to the fast life in London, a traveler learns how to enjoy taking the slow route on a journey along the Mekong River in Laos and Thailand.
Sunset near Geysir, Iceland. Flickr/Andrés Nieto Porras

Fire and Ice: Driving Iceland’s Golden Circle

If you’re looking to experience the best of Iceland, or only have a short amount of time to see the country, the Golden Circle is the perfect road trip.
Giant manta rays in Hawaii. Photo by John Haut, Kona Divers

Must-See Sea Life: 7 Places to Experience Sea Life Up Close

Forget the aquarium. When it comes to the exploring the ocean’s splendor, there’s nothing like the real deal.
An elephant in Africa. Photo by Finnur Magnusson

From Zambia to South Africa: Rivers to Dust

During a safari adventure, elephants by a Zambian river give way to rare white lions in an arid South African reserve.
Kingdom of the Cats Duncansbay stacks. Photo by Andrea Wotherspoon

Scotland: The Unspoiled Kingdom of the Cats

A local shares what she loves about the unspoiled Kingdom of the Cats in Scotland – and why you might want to visit Caithness too.
In Tokyo, capsule hotels have become increasingly popular. Flickr/Eric Montfort

Only in Tokyo: Unusual Things to Do in Japan

From sleeping in a capsule to having coffee with a cat, here's what you can do in Tokyo.
monument valley

Monument Valley: Unearthly Beauty

With its sweeping views of the desert, travelers to Monument Valley often feel like they're in a John Ford western. Here's what to see and do in Monument Valley.
Stay in a treehouse in costa rica

Three Nights in a Tree: Finca Bellavista, Costa Rica

We had always dreamed of staying in a tree house. Here's how it went when we stayed at Finca Bellavista in the rainforest of Costa Rica.

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