Jason Kerkmans

Adventure Travel

From African safaris to Indian trekking to Brazilian backpacking, the right gear will make the trip

What's in Your Bottle?

After news reports revealed that our trusty Nalgenes contained a hormone-disrupting toxin called bisphenol-A, or BPA, drinking out of anything suddenly seemed like a high-risk activity. While sipping...

Air Travel

Eight ways to make the flight part of the vacation

Outside Watering Hole #122

We're not quite ready to call Portland, Oregon, a drinking town with a cycling problem, but HOPWORKS URBAN BREWERY, near the Clinton district, is persuasive. The biodiesel-powered brewery has been...