Travel & Outdoors

BART driver Bob Malito, also known as Captain Jack for his amusing announcements along the Pittsburg/Bay Point to SFO line (CBS SF)

Funny BART Conductor Makes Commute More Tolerable With Catchy Station Announcements

“Making off like a herd of turtles,” is just one of this BART operator’s catch phrases as his passion for passengers comes through the train intercom.

05/22/2015

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10 Must-Haves For Travel With Toddlers

We travel… A lot.

At 21 months old, my toddler had logged over 60 flight hours and she continues to sleep in her travel crib an average of 2 weekends a month. As a result, I have a lot of experience surviving airports, airplanes, hotels, cabs, and long car rides in foreign countries with a baby.

05/22/2015

BottleRock Stage (credit: Bob McClenahan/BottleRock Napa Valley)

15 Things To Do In The Bay Area – Week Of May 24th-May 31st

Hike thru the Redwoods at night, check out Slanted Comedy at Cobb’s, or take in the sights and sounds of BottleRock. Just some of the things to do this week in the Bay Area!

05/21/2015

Yosemite Falls flows in December. (CBS SF)

Forecasters Predict Stormy Sierra Memorial Day Weekend

It could be a stormy Memorial Day holiday, if your travels take you to Lake Tahoe, Yosemite or the High Sierra this weekend.

05/21/2015

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5 U.S. Trips For Just You & Your Dog

In celebration of National Pet Month, now is a great time to take a trip with your loyal dog.

05/15/2015

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History Lover’s Guide To Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

If you love traveling back in time and learning about our nation’s past, you have to make plans to visit Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. During your visit you will have access to explore historical sites, museums and even walk in the footsteps of both Confederate and Union troops.

05/14/2015

Traveling. ( JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

As Complaints Against Airlines Rise, Southwest Has The Least

The U.S. Department of Transportation said Monday that it received more complaints from consumers in March than it did in either the previous month or March of 2014.

05/11/2015

Photo Credit: Randy Yagi

Romantic Getaway Guide To Prague

A practical guide to the best of Prague for couples.

05/08/2015

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Food Lover’s Guide To Memphis, Tennessee

Your Memphis vacation can include everything from exploring historical sites, relaxing at your resort or taking tours of the many attractions found throughout the area. In addition to exploring Memphis, you will be able to enjoy a variety of different types of cuisine that are all centrally located in the city.

05/07/2015

Man riding bike along Richardson Bay in Tiburon. (Tanya Constantine/VStock LLC)

5 Breathtaking Bay Area Bike Rides

The Bay Area is brimming with beautiful bike rides made for bonding with friends over stunning views, accelerated heart rates and picnic lunches.

05/06/2015

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#11. Big Sur, California

America’s Top 20 Beaches

Check out the best beaches in America.

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Most Romantic Cities In The World

Take an enchanting trip for Valentine’s Day. Tour the world’s most romantic cities, in photos.

Baby fur seal

The Animals Of Antarctica

Antarctica is the most inhospitable place on Earth. Certain creatures survive there, though global warming can threaten their natural habitats.

Iceberg off Antarctic Peninsula

The Ice Of Antarctica

Antarctica, the coldest place on Earth, is feeling the effects of global warming. See the view from the bottom of the Earth.

Yellowstone National Park

Our Country’s National Parks

National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.

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