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Outdoors

Soar to Great Heights in the 7 Best Mountain Towns in America

Nathan Borchelt
There are few vacations more head-clearing than a mountain getaway. Between the blasts of crisp alpine air and the breathtaking scenery—dense forests, towering peaks, and postcard-perfect main streets—a mountain escape …

Road Trips

Get Cozy With Colors on the 6 Best Fall Road Trips

Leigh Crandall
Fall is here, people, and that means cozy sweaters, steaming cups of cocoa, and show-stopping leaf colors. Here, we share 10 trips for taking in the best foliage of the …

Tips + Trends

How to Plan Your Fall Foliage Tour this Autumn

Julie Rollend
It’s time to unpack the scarves, opt for pumpkin-flavored beverages and set out to see some of the amazing sights nature has to offer with the perfect fall foliage tour. …

Tips + Trends

The Best Time to View Japan’s Cherry Blossoms

Dale Rutledge
If Wintertime blues have got you daydreaming of warm weather picnics and exotic travel then Japan’s Cherry Blossom season should surely brighten your spirits. “Hanami,” Japanese for flower viewing season, …

Health + Fitness

Unwind with a Wellness-Filled Weekend in Albuquerque

Nicole Schnitzler
Hop on a pair of two wheels courtesy of Albuequerque’s BikeSmith. (Photo: Mark Hollingsworth)
Built upon its diverse culture and epic outdoors adventures, Albuquerque, New Mexico, has no shortage of …