Outdoor activities

Best places in U.S. to escape civilization

Best places in U.S. to escape civilization

These trips will make you forget you're in the country that invented McDonald's and Kardashians
Balaton basics: 5-minute guide to Hungary’s Lake Balaton

Balaton basics: 5-minute guide to Hungary’s Lake Balaton

Where to stay and how to play in Hungary’s most popular outdoor destination
Dancing in the park: China's national hobby

Dancing in the park: China's national hobby

Every morning, every evening, in every city, dance groups are more than ready to strut their stuff
Bear Grylls launches African Survival Academy

Bear Grylls launches African Survival Academy

"Man vs. Wild" host to share his macho, survival, gross-eating secrets with fellow outdoor enthusiasts in Zimbabwe
World's most extreme sport? The modern renaissance of jousting

World's most extreme sport? The modern renaissance of jousting

Six places to watch competitive jousting around the world in 2013
Freewheeling round Europe's best cycling cities

Freewheeling round Europe's best cycling cities

Two wheels trump four in these easygoing, bike-friendly European destinations
Best places to go swimming with sharks

Best places to go swimming with sharks

For a certain type of traveler, "shark-infested" is exactly how the water should be
Kanto with kids: The Tokyo area's best family outdoor adventures

Kanto with kids: The Tokyo area's best family outdoor adventures

The capital's not just concrete, steel and neon -- there's a natural world out there to explore too
Sweat after dark: Shanghai’s best outdoor nighttime workouts

Sweat after dark: Shanghai’s best outdoor nighttime workouts

The best places to capture the city’s sports vibe and get your exercise on
10 top outdoor adventures in New Zealand

10 top outdoor adventures in New Zealand

Ski fields, lava flows, mud thermals and the longest left-hand break in the world. The list goes on ...
Away from it all: Japan gets tough on team bonding

Away from it all: Japan gets tough on team bonding

Company away days shape soft salarymen into grizzled outdoorsmen
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