Adventure

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5 Extreme Summertime Dates

You’ll feel the rush on one of these adventure-packed extreme dates.

08/11/2014

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Go On The Ultimate Game Of Thrones Fancation

Take your Game Of Thrones fandom to the next level by booking Black Tomato’s nine-day Game of Thrones Croatian/Icelandic vacation. The trip is designed to take you to some of the HBO show’s most iconic filming locations.

04/11/2014

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10 Of The World’s Most Iconic Hotels

We’ve put together a guide to 10 of the world’s most storied hotels.

04/02/2014

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Climb The Tallest Mountain In The World In 30 Mins

Mount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii’s Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that’s been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world’s tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.

03/28/2014

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9 Professional Tips For Taking Insane Adventure Photographs

Jeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here’s what he had to say.

03/14/2014

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Which Countries Require Americans To Get A Visa Before They Fly?

If you have an American passport, you pretty much have access to the most of the world. However, there are some countries that still require you to have some extra documentation. Check out all the countries that require Americans to get a visa before they fly here.

01/08/2014

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Where’s The Cheapest Beer In The World?

Find out where you can find the cheapest beer in the world here.

01/02/2014

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Global Gluttony: World Feasts Worth The Trek

What better reason to travel than trying to these amazing foods?

12/17/2013

PHOTOS: Skateboarding in Chicago

Check out the group’s stops in Chicago… Skateboarding in Chicago Day 7: On The Chicago Waterfront To follow the whole coast-to-coast, dads-and-sons adventure, check out http://sk8thest8s.cbslocal.com/    

07/27/2011

Leaving Chicago

Out of the house early, we followed Aunt Gerry to Logan Boulevard Skate Park, a spot built by the City of Chicago right under Interstate 94. Instead of a concrete sculpture a la FDR in […]

07/27/2011

The Skating Community: A Small World

Before launching this road trip, I consulted with a few skaters back in Seattle, looking for tips on how to find the best skate parks and skate shops. I met one day at Innerspace (an […]

07/27/2011

VIDEO: Under I-90/94 at Logan Blvd Skate Park

To follow the whole coast-to-coast, dads-and-sons adventure, check out http://sk8thest8s.cbslocal.com/

07/26/2011

Skating At Dusk Beside Lake Michigan

From Lou… After dinner Uncle Ed navigated the crew to Wilson Skate Park on the banks of Lake Michigan. To get there we went though the Uptown neighborhood, which is “sketchy” but seems to be […]

07/26/2011

Day 7: Ready For A New Vehicle

From Neal… We made it to Chicago today, which feels like a hugely significant landmark. A week ago, when our Bustaride school bus died in Charleston, none of us felt all that confident about making […]

07/26/2011

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Best Offbeat Lake Michigan Adventures

We live beside one of the most magnificent lakes in the world, but how many of us have truly explored our great lake? Sure, we’ve all enjoyed swimming the lake, but how many of us can say that we’ve paddleboarded, surfed, or scuba dived Lake Michigan? Here are three extreme challenges for all the lake lovers out there…

07/16/2011