The Gulf of Mexico oil spill and Hurricane Katrina may no longer be making front-page headlines, but the region still needs help. Taking a Gulf Coast volunteer vacation empowers you to play a part in its recovery.
What happens when you actually do the thing you always wanted to do? There's only one way to find out.
Can mountains and deserts really impart healing energy? Escape to a wellness spa near Santa Fe and Taos to find out.
Yearning for a taste of the great outdoors without the camping hassles? Residence-based vacation packages combine the comforts of home with the thrill of a new locale.
Challenge your physical and mental strength by making extreme sports part of your next getaway.
Want to come home from your next vacation feeling more deeply revived? Leave your tech gadgets—and habits—at home.
Looking for the perfect getaway? Choose from an à la carte menu of activities and therapies offered at today’s leading spas and wellness centers.
Looking for an exhilarating way your whole family can explore the great outdoors together? Consider an unforgettably fun horseback-riding adventure.
Many of the world’s most spectacular landscapes are vanishing because of climate change, spurring concerned visitors to experience and protect them before it’s too late.
Build your outdoor survival skills — and reconnect with nature — on an educational wilderness adventure.
Life-visioning retreats can free you from your routine, spark new revelations about how you really want to live and equip you with a plan to get there.
Discover the pleasures of farm life—and get insight into an important part of our food supply—on an agritourism adventure.
Blend mind-body practices with adrenaline-pumping sports, and you get a hybrid adventure that challenges you and keeps you grounded.
Threatened native habitats offer an opportunity for service amid some of the country’s most stunning landscapes.
13 resources to help make time for fitness while traveling.
The demands of travel can prove perilous, undermining both good intentions and well-established routines. Here’s how you can fight back and win — even when you’re moving at supersonic speeds.
Outdoor excursions restore and rejuvenate your body, but if you travel with the environment in mind, your vacation can also help restore some of the world's most pristine wilderness.
Rediscover your creativity. Embark on an adventure that blends outdoor explorations with artistic pursuits. Your expressive side is calling . . .
Adventure by day, comfort by night. If you want to hike, cycle, paddle or ski farther – and see more of your chosen destination – a point-to-point adventure tour is a great way to go.
Tired of shortchanging your exercise routine while you're traveling for work? Try blending your business trip with a total-body outdoor experience.
Ready to expand your horizons? Try a journey into transformative territory – a spiritual retreat center.