Travel

Capital of the Cowboy State

72 Hours in Cheyenne

Cheyenne makes a strong case not to skip the flyover states. The rodeos, BBQ, camping and concerts make for a healthy mix of the Old West and the modern world.

Will you go out with me?

25 Great American First Date Spots

Planning a date isn't like ordering on Seamless. You've got to put some thought into it -- and you can't just get Thai every time. Here are 25 ideas to get you started. Don't forget to send us a wedding invite.

How to Ditch the Desk, Contracts, and Even the Cost

The Secret to Wi-Fi Wherever You Want It

This pocket-sized device is the simplest way to bring a reliable internet connection with you, everywhere in the U.S.

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Burning the Day Away

Bright Regret in Alaska’s Midnight Sun

During Alaska's summer of Midnight Sun, you can hike, bike or fish in daylight at any time of day -- but only if you're able to break with life's normal schedule.

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A '60s Surfer's Haven on the Space Coast

72 Hours in Cocoa Beach, Florida

Off the coast of Central Florida, Cocoa Beach was the old stomping ground of America's first astronauts. Today, it's returned to its roots as a small surfing community. Here's where to stay, catch waves and eat tacos.

City by the sea

72 Hours in Portland, Maine

Portland, Maine, like its cousin across the country, is a young city with a thriving food culture and nightlife. Come for wholesome adventures outdoors, stay for the beer and lobster rolls.

The Beat of Music City

72 Hours in Nashville

Great music, vivid history and delicious southern food don't define Nashville entirely, but they do make it one hell of a fun city to visit.

Flight of the Hunter

Pulling 5 Gs at the Oris Ambri Fly-In

"I’ll say, ‘Eject, eject, eject’ only once and you pull that handle,” retired Swiss Air Force pilot Stefan Weber instructs me as he goes through his final pre-flight check. “Don’t ask me anything back or you’ll be talking to an empty seat.”

Leave the Guidebook at Home

The New York City Adventure Guide

These 20 New York City adventures represent a panoply of off-the-radar activities one can do with a free afternoon, evening or day to explore — plenty of which you'll be surprised to learn even exist in a bustling metropolis.

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Detroit Rock City, Revived

72 Hours in Detroit

Despite the state of the motoring industry and Motown, Detroit still plays hosts to one of the country's best music scenes and houses some of the world's biggest car nuts. It's a heaping dose of Americana that should be on everyone's travel list.

Baja for Non-Tourists

Going Off the Grid and Underwater in Cabo Pulmo

Returning from Cabo Pulmo, I wondered why I surround myself with so much stuff and so many complications when my happiest moments are the exact opposite: living out of a backpack, following the rhythms of climate and culture, and turning off the phone.

And Still Be Friends After

How to Plan a Buddy Trip

It’s time for a buddy trip. Time to get away from it all with friends and spend quality time, strengthening those age-old bonds between men -- and if it’s an epic trip, perhaps even testing them.