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Alesund, Norway

Alesund, Norway

| November 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

This powder-dusted view of Alesund from the top of Mount Aksla shows the sinuous streetscape and Venice-like intimacy with the Norwegian Sea that give the fishing port its charm.

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Phoenix, Arizona

Phoenix, Arizona

| November 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

“Winter” is a loose concept in Phoenix—The Valley of the Sun—where the average February temperature is 70 degrees. Maybe that’s why the city has swelled into the nation’s fifth largest.

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Make Like an Eskimo

Make Like an Eskimo

| November 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Inuit of northern Canada were onto something when they invented the igloo. Sturdy and windproof, the snow-packed walls trap air and provide insulation, which makes igloos a toasty winter camping option.

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Sun Valley, Idaho

Sun Valley, Idaho

| November 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

Anchored by the easygoing city of Ketchum and nestled among jagged peaks of the Sawtooth Range, Sun Valley is where resort skiing was born—the ski lift was invented here.

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Chasing Spirits

Chasing Spirits

| November 14, 2010 | 0 Comments

“I’m not usually the ghost-hunting type, I swear. I usually scoff at science fiction films and the closest I get to the supernatural is an occasional minute-long pose in a yoga class.”

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Nepal’s Wild West

Nepal’s Wild West

| September 12, 2010 | 7 Comments

3 Sisters Adventure Trekking, one of Nepal’s first hiking guide services owned and operated exclusively by women.

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Door County, Wisconsin

Door County, Wisconsin

| September 12, 2010 | 0 Comments

A network of tiny hamlets line the shores of Wisconsin’s Door County – a gently rolling 75-mile peninsula that turns gold and crimson come October.

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Adventure By Rail

Adventure By Rail

| July 7, 2008 | 0 Comments

Hopping a train is just the answer to rising fuel prices and air travel headaches. And you’ll actually arrive at your destination relaxed. What a concept.

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The Sweet Sounds of Summer

The Sweet Sounds of Summer

| May 7, 2008 | 0 Comments

From the vantage point of an outdoor music festival, summer is nothing but easy.

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