Travel & Outdoors

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Best Places To View Wildlife Near San Francisco

The best places to view wildlife near San Francisco are locations where you can view them in their natural habitat

07/04/2015

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Best Fourth Of July Events In The Bay Area

The City of San Francisco always throws a free fireworks party for hundreds of thousands of spectators on the Fourth of July. Come and join the crowds along the waterfront, crossing your fingers and toes for the fog to stay away.

06/27/2015

Rincon Park (credit: Randy Yagi)

Best Places To Watch The Fireworks In San Francisco

There are many great places all over the city to watch the annual fireworks show on the San Francisco Bay…

06/26/2015

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History Lover’s Travel Guide To Philadelphia

Independence Day is almost here. This year, make plans to visit our nation’s former capital, Philadelphia, and experience history up close and in person.

06/25/2015

Ski Resort During The Summer (credit: Randy Yagi)

5 US Ski Resorts Worth Visiting In The Summer

Many of America’s best resorts remain open during the summer months, including one that’s even open for snow skiing.

06/24/2015

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Travel Guide To The Jersey Shore

Make plans to visit the Jersey Shore this summer and check out these top five must-see attractions in the area.

06/23/2015

The Lone Cypress, 17-Mile Drive, Monterey Peninsula (credit: Laurie Jo Miller Farr)

Best Day Trips From San Francisco

There’s warmer weather and wine country, sunshine and surf, breezy beaches, nature preserves, mountains and music festivals. These five well-known destinations are within a 200 mile drive and worth setting out early to spend the day, although longer stays are even better. We include a few tidbits about what’s new at each spot.

06/20/2015

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How To Pack Lightly For Your Camping Trip

Depending upon how you plan to camp – RV, tent or backpacking – you may want to rethink what you pack and bring with you. The lighter you pack, the easier it will be to keep track of everything and carry it to and from your campsite.

06/16/2015

Millbrae Festival Classic Car Show (credit: Melanie Graysmith)

Best Summer Art Festivals In The Bay Area

Here comes summer, the height of the Art Festival season around the Bay Area. From March through October, art lovers can enjoy art festivals, from neighborhood fairs with a local flair, to larger multi-day events that draw artists and visitors from around the nation, Canada and beyond.

06/15/2015

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5 Places For Off-Roading In The Bay Area

There are many outstanding places to go off-roading near the Bay Area, including what may be the best spot in the world

06/13/2015

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