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America’s Most Overrated Tourist Attractions

America’s Most Overrated Tourist Attractions

The United States is chock-full of noteworthy, tourist-friendly sites and monuments. Most of them are worth checking out. Others… not so much. Here’s our list of America’s most overrated tourist destinations, as well as worthwhile alternatives you should visit instead. Four Corners Monument Unless you’re really, really into geographical demarcations, [...]

FAA Issues New Rules for In-Flight Electronic Devices

FAA Issues New Rules for In-Flight Electronic Devices

On Oct. 31, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced major amendments to the agency’s long-standing rule against the use of portable electronic devices during takeoffs and landings. For anyone who enjoys rocking out to their ‘Air Travel Playlist’ or watching an episode of their favorite TV show during arguably the [...]

The Best 6 Bars in Whistler, BC

The Best 6 Bars in Whistler, BC

In it’s 40 year history the town of Whistler, BC has gained a steady reputation as one of the world’s finest mountain resorts. During the day adventure seekers from across the globe flock to the hills for gravity-fed thrills, hopefully avoiding any dangerous spills. But another facet of what makes [...]

4 Must Visit Northern California Destinations For Athletes

4 Must Visit Northern California Destinations For Athletes

Northern California is one of the most beautiful locations in the country, providing runners, cyclists, and triathletes with the best natural playgrounds available.  Many people visit the area and either compete in organized races, or pick a spot and decide to explore on their own.  A growing collection of park [...]

23 Amazing Images of African Wildlife

23 Amazing Images of African Wildlife

Anyone who has taken an African safari can attest to the sheer majesty of that continent’s diverse wildlife. We’ve assembled some of the best portraits of African animals large and small, doing what they do best in the wild. See how many you can identify on sight, then hover your [...]

Travel + Leisure Names The Country’s Best and Worst Airports

Travel + Leisure Names The Country’s Best and Worst Airports

Travel + Leisure has released a list of the nation’s best and worst airports. The rankings were part of the magazine’s World’s Best Awards, an annual survey that allowed readers to vote on the finest ― and crappiest ― cities, accommodations, and transportation services across the globe. Sixty-seven U.S. airports [...]

The World’s Richest Cities by GDP

The World’s Richest Cities by GDP

When one thinks of the richest cities in the world, they often imagine a place flushed with cash. Millionaires, billionaires and Gross Domestic Product (GDP) are only some of the features that make a city rich. Outdoor pursuits, urban activities and progressive energy also contribute to the richness of each [...]

6 Amazing Trips That Give Back

6 Amazing Trips That Give Back

Anyone can take a vacation, but not everybody can say they took a trip that changed the lives of others and their own. Giving back while on vacation is a more popular, frugal and amazing experience than you would think. There are hundreds of organizations and volunteer groups around the [...]

8 Hot Springs to Warm Up Your Winter

8 Hot Springs to Warm Up Your Winter

It’s getting chilly outdoors with the winter season creeping up on us, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take a refreshing dip in the water. There are natural hot springs located all over the globe, many known for their relaxing, steamy waters and healing mineral qualities. Here are 8 hot [...]

Best Places to Snowboard and Surf in the Same Day

Best Places to Snowboard and Surf in the Same Day

Ah, the classic dilemma. Do I slide on frozen water, or liquid water? Our planet is small and mostly water, so why choose? The following is a list of places where you can absolutely bro-out and snowboard and surf in the same day. Southern California Some call it the California [...]