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The Best Audiobooks for Your Next Family Road Trip

Audiobooks are perfect for passing the time on long car rides. These terrific selections will keep a wide range of...


34 Best Audiobooks in Every Category to Listen to This Year

No time to read? Keep up with the latest literature and nonfiction by listening to the best audiobooks while you're...


10 True Ghost Stories from the Most Haunted Places in the World

If you enjoy a real fright, these locations offer a chance to get close to some of the more grisly...


Offbeat Places Where the Most Famous Books Were Written

Sometimes the "sacred" writing place you'd expect is actually a local pub.

This Program Is Teaming Up with Hotels to Give Guests Free Books

If you stay in the right hotel, you might find the latest best-selling book on your nightstand. And you can...


The Best 12 Cities in the World for Book Lovers

When they're planning their vacations, literary tourists look for beautiful and historic bookstores, places of bookish importance and cities where...

8 Beautifully Haunting Pictures of Route 66 Ghost Towns

Along the 2,291 mile highway that is Route 66, you'll find territorial-era mining towns, quiet farming villages—and an American history...


The Perk of Buying Books at the Airport No One Knows About

Want to pick up that new bestseller for your flight, but don't want to spend the money? This will change...


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 foot; you'll need a raft...


10 Outrageous Tree Houses You’ll Want in Your Backyard

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

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 Geographic book drawn from its...




Book Lovers, This Never-Ending Chinese Library Is All You’ve Ever Wanted

You've heard of getting lost in a book. Now, get ready to get lost in a "river of books."


This Map Shows the Most Popular Book in Each State Right Now

Can't decide what to read next? Pick up the book your neighbors are reading.

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The World’s 15 Most Unforgettable Royal Gardens

Versailles is just the beginning.



This Small-Town Restaurant Gives Away Books to Every Single Customer

At the Traveler Restaurant in Connecticut, you can be both well-fed and well-read.


9 Literary Landmarks Every Book Lover Has to Visit This Summer

Want to take a truly bookish tour of the U.S.? From the Emily Dickinson Museum in Amherst to the Edgar...


Get a Look Inside the World’s First Museum Dedicated to Dr. Seuss

"The Amazing World of Dr. Seuss" in Massachusetts, which opened on June 3, presents the beloved author's life and work...



These 12 National Geographic Photos of the World’s Greatest Landscapes Will Fill You with Wonder

Talented photographers from 'National Geographic' traveled the world to capture photos of nature's raw beauty. What they found will stun you.


This Might Be the Single Best Way to Make a Long Commute Go By in a Flash

Scientists singled out this totally free, low-effort hack: listen to a podcast.

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A Peek Inside Cuba: 8 Never-Before-Seen Photos From Beyond Havana

With direct flights between the U.S. and Cuba starting this summer, many people will begin to explore the once-inaccessible island...


9 of the Most Unusual Surfing Locations in the World

In photographer Chris Burkard's book Distant Shores, he captures the rarest surf spots around the world in spectacular pictures, from...