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Before you travel, get trusted tips, ways to save, and advice on how to plan a safe, healthy, and stress-free family vacation.

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8 Stunning National Geographic Photos to Remind You How Wondrous Our World Is

Go on a journey around the globe—no passport needed!—via these images from a new National… >>

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How This Chance Meeting at the Ganges Changed 5 Lives Forever

An impromptu lesson in kindness inspires one man to give an incredible gift to a complete stranger… >>

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Welcome to The Island Where People Forget to Die

In this place, people are far more likely to live to 100, and diseases like lung cancer… >>

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12 Fascinating Ways Your Body Reacts When It’s Freezing Outside

When the mercury plummets, the human body uses these incredible mechanisms to try to stay warm. >>

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Gorgeous Glimpses of America’s Last Wild Places

Fifty years ago, Congress passed the Wilderness Act, preserving our country's most beautiful… >>

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Inside 5 of the World’s Spookiest Places and Haunted Attractions

If you enjoy a real chill, these five spots offer a chance to get close to some of the more grisly… >>

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8 Spots on Earth You Can Only Reach by Paddle

Breathtaking doesn't come easy. You can't reach these magical, magnificent places by either car or… >>

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My Louisiana Ghost Story: Alone, Overnight, in a Haunted House

"No, it's not haunted," the housekeeper reassured me. "Oh, there are stories, but nobody's ever… >>

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5 Addictive Books to Read on Vacation

Is losing yourself in a good book the ultimate getaway for you? Try these titles. >>

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8 Gadgets that Run on a Cigarette Lighter

Cigarette lighters are still pretty much standard in cars, but how many of us actually use them to… >>

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Free Travel Information

We're pleased to offer you free information on travel services and destinations from our… >>

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How to Prep for Life on Mars

Tech visionary Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla Motors (and PayPal cofounder), has said that… >>

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7 Summer Car Tips Every Driver Should Know

Sweltering temperatures can mean trouble for your ride, but these tricks can help you keep your car… >>

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5 Unbelievable Sources of Found Music

All sound is vibration, and anything that can vibrate can make a little music. Join us for a tour… >>

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4 Vacation Travel Trends Worth Trying

Before you plan your next trip, get vacation inspiration from the newest trends in travel. >>

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6 Key Stops for a Quirky Tour of the U.S.A.

Make sure to stop by these hidden treasures on your next road trip. >>

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10 Food Festivals Worth a Pit Stop

Fuel up for the most unique (not to mention delicious!) summer food festivals across America. >>

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What You Need to Know About the World’s Most Incredible Waterfalls

Nature provides the views, we provide the details. >>

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6 Outrageous Tree Houses You’ll Want in Your Backyard

Have your head in the clouds? These fantastical structures are just the place to visit. >>

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6 Breathtaking Views of the Night Sky That You Rarely Get to See

Tyler Nordgren, a physics and astronomy professor at the University of Redlands, has a mission: to… >>