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Wanted: Chance to Go Ape
Wanted: Chance to Go Ape

For a city girl whose idea of a hardcore outdoor trip is navigating a steep lawn without… >>

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American Quiz: Highest, Lowest, Oldest, and Largest

Life, liberty, and the pursuit of trivia: Test yourself as we spotlight nine notable locations… >>

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Unforgettable Car Stories: Staff Picks

Our editors reflect on the rides that meant the most to them, from their first set of wheels in… >>

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10 Wild Parties Around the World

The biggest party on the planet is waiting for you: You're invited to join in a city-wide food… >>

Summer Spectacular: Outdoor Art
Summer Spectacular: Outdoor Art

Renowned urban planner (and one of my personal heroes) Jane Jacobs once wrote, "Cities have the… >>

4 Ways to Add British
4 Ways to Add British “Flavour” to Your Olympics Viewing

Just in time for the Summer Games: Here's a primer of quirky, iconic British snacks. >>

World's Most Outrageous Luxury Hotels and Resorts
World’s Most Outrageous Luxury Hotels and Resorts

Be our guest: It's all five-star service in this decadent countdown of the world's most expensive… >>

Have You Heard of Delayed Drowning
Summer Safety Alert: Have You Heard of Delayed Drowning?

I hadn’t—until I saw this scary report from ABC News about a 60-year-old man from Yonkers, New… >>

Travel Digest: America's Best Kept Travel Secrets
Travel Digest: America’s Best Kept Travel Secrets

Popular travel destinations and tourist attractions are fine, but leave time on your travels to… >>

Happy Feet: Travel Photo Idea
Happy Feet: Travel Photo Idea

Photographer Tom Robinson goes feet first for vacation photos. >>

Extreme Stunts: Urban Bike Riding
Extreme Stunts: Urban Bike Riding

You might have thought the impressive pop wheelie tricks you did on the road by your house when you… >>

Radical Reefs: A Photo Essay
Radical Reefs: A Photo Essay

Sunken tanks and subway cars make odd but inviting homes for endangered coral—and assorted reef… >>

The World's Most Outrageous Modern and Medieval Castles
The World’s Most Outrageous Modern and Medieval Castles

Forget fairy tales: These fortresses are more likely to be creepy, haunted, or just over-the-top… >>

The World's Most Outrageously Expensive Vacations
The World’s Most Outrageously Expensive Vacations

These private island resorts offer all the relaxation you could ever want—with the outrageous… >>

8 Wacky Theme Parks
8 Wacky Theme Parks

Forget Disneyland—these fun theme parks run the gamut from crazy to crazier. Think: Charles… >>

Are Sleepy Pilots Risking Your Life?
Are Sleepy Pilots Risking Your Life?

A new National Sleep Foundation Survey reveals the shocking risky sleep habits of transportation… >>

America's Most Caffeinated Cities
America’s Most Caffeinated Cities

Find out where people spend the biggest chunk of cash on cups of joe (hint: Seattle is not #1). >>

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America at Sunset

From our We Hear You America campaign, a look at the most special sunsets in your town. >>

We Hear You America: Main Street, USA
We Hear You America: Main Street, USA

Take a walk down Main Street, USA and see our favorite shots of downtowns submitted to our We Hear… >>

Holidays in Heck
Holidays in Heck

For more than 20 years, journalist P. J. O'Rourke was a foreign and war correspondent – or, as… >>