Color in the Dark

Color in the Dark

Caverns around the world hide artwork that is both mysterious and haunting.

Sharing the Sacred City

Sharing the Sacred City

Jerusalem is a wondrous city, with three religions that share its boundaries as a holy place, amid decades of conflict.

Unearthly Places

Unearthly Places

Whether it’s science fiction, fantasy, or even science fantasy, movies that take place off of this earth capture the imaginations of filmmakers and viewers alike.

Take a Hike

Take a Hike

Packing for a long hike can be tricky. You don’t want to take a lot of unnecessary gear and overburden yourself, but you do want to have all of the essentials to make the experience as enjoyable as possible.

The Take Home of Souvenir Shopping

The Take Home of Souvenir Shopping

It’s tough to find a souvenir that encompasses the life-changing experiences, memorable people, and indescribable sights that only travel provides. A few Google searches before your trip will help you avoid on-the-spot thoughts like, Maybe I’ll just buy a snow globe or an “I love . . . read more

At Cliff’s Edge: Adventures in Uganda’s Sipi Falls

At Cliff’s Edge: Adventures in Uganda’s Sipi Falls

“I’d read in our guidebooks that Sipi Falls was beautiful, but nothing could have prepared me for the heart-stopping moment when I woke up after our late-night arrival to find that I’d been sleeping on a cliff, only a few hundred yards from the most . . . read more

Canyoneering in Oman: Rock On

Canyoneering in Oman: Rock On

If you like canyoneering in the southwestern United States, it might be time to take it to the next level—the Middle East. Moving to the United Arab Emirates with five children may sound overwhelming, but for the Hyde family it was the perfect adventure. The . . . read more

Summer Skiing in Portillo, Chile: Chile Powder

Summer Skiing in Portillo, Chile: Chile Powder

Need a fresh idea for weekend activities during your Chilean study abroad? Bored on your business venture? Wishing for one more week of good skiing? Portillo’s got you covered. The ski season of 2005 was coming to a close. Although Larry Kacher was usually disappointed . . . read more

Gas Buddy: Find Cheap Gas

Gas Buddy: Find Cheap Gas

Finding and paying for gas can consume time and money that could be better spent on hotels, food, and sightseeing. GasBuddy is a free app that helps travelers in the United States and Canada earn rewards and find the cheapest and closest gas stations so . . . read more

Ready to Run

Ready to Run

If you like to run, chances are you already own running shoes. But have you given as much thought to your running apparel? The clothes you wear can improve your long-distance running experience, even when you’re running close to home. And when you’re traveling, carefully . . . read more