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Old Train Tracks Become New Hiking & Biking Trails
CBS News / Hiking & Biking / USA

Old Train Tracks Become New Hiking & Biking Trails

Many of America’s railroads began their decline in the 1960s, leaving behind thousands of miles of abandoned and unused tracks. But thanks to the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, started in 1986, these… Read More…

Image Source: Killington Resort
Adventure Travel & Sports / Summer / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: New Summer Activities at Mountain Resorts

We’re quickly approaching one of the best times of the year to visit ski resorts…when the snow is gone and the mountains are officially open for business. Here are some… Read More…

Baseball Spring Training: Arizona’s Fields of Dreams
Professional Sports / Spring / West

Baseball Spring Training: Arizona’s Fields of Dreams

When the spring months arrive, many baseball fans travel to watch their favorite teams train for the upcoming season. Contributing writer David DeVoss recently visited Arizona to see 15 different… Read More…

Travel Tip: More River Cruises Add Biking to Their Itineraries
Cruise Travel / Hiking & Biking / Travel Tips

Travel Tip: More River Cruises Add Biking to Their Itineraries

If you thought taking a cruise was synonymous with sitting around the Lido deck with a Piña Colada, think again. Smaller river cruises are actually incorporating on-the-ground biking trips into… Read More…

Travel Tip: How You Can Save on Spring Skiing
Spring / Travel Tips / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: How You Can Save on Spring Skiing

We’re coming up on the very end of ski season, which means that there are deals if you jump on them right now. The trick to spring skiing is to… Read More…

Image Credit: The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe
Travel Tips / Winter / Winter Sports

Travel Tip: How You Can Save on 2016 Ski Passes

I know, I know, most of you don’t even want to hear the word “snow.” But believe or not, next year’s winter ski passes are going on sale, so the… Read More…

Unique Golf Courses Around the World
Golf / Summer

Unique Golf Courses Around the World

Golf has become a 12-month-a-year sport. There are the classic golf courses, the legendary golf courses, and, of course, municipal golf courses. But then there are the golf courses that… Read More…

Winter Activities at Ski Resorts for Non-Skiers
CBS News / Winter / Winter Sports

Winter Activities at Ski Resorts for Non-Skiers

It’s been an extreme winter thus far, which is good news for skiers and snowboarders. In many cases, we’ve seen record snowfall levels. But what if you don’t ski? What are the ski… Read More…

10 of the Best Places to Jump out of a Plane
Adventure Travel & Sports / Destinations / Pop Culture Travel

10 of the Best Places to Jump out of a Plane

We talk a lot about what you should know when you fly—like which airlines are the safest, how you should sit to avoid back pain, and which luggage best suits… Read More…

Beyond the Beach: Planning an African Safari Honeymoon
Adventure Travel & Sports / Africa / Weddings & Honeymoons

Beyond the Beach: Planning an African Safari Honeymoon

If you spent the last few weeks of December celebrating something besides the holidays—like, let’s say, an engagement—you may already be thinking about wedding planning. With weddings come honeymoons, and… Read More…

New Guided Tour Destinations for 2015
Adventure Travel & Sports / Africa / Asia / Canada / Eastern Europe / Eco Travel / Europe / South America

New Guided Tour Destinations for 2015

If you’re getting ready to plan your summer vacation, there are a lot of options this year that include guided tours. While not everyone is a fan of traveling in… Read More…