The first county in the United States to outlaw fracking has an idea that could give environmentalists the upper hand—and deliver a major setback to big oil.
Seattleites may call it Spokompton for its perceived crime, but Spokane is about as dangerous as Bend and safer than Colorado Springs.
Carbondale is only a 30-mile bike ride from Aspen, yet it still has weekly summer rodeos and cattle drives through town
Six years ago Oklahoma City, a longtime oil-and-gas hub, was dubbed one of the fattest in the country. It's come a long way since then.
This epic road trip takes you past wild rivers, vast deserts, big mountains, and pristine coastline.
Our summer is the perfect time to migrate south to new zealand, where July means trekking-perfect temperatures and no crowds
Get way out there at the new luxury hotel Uma Punakha, in the foothills of Bhutan's Himalayas
Once a layover for hippies on the overland trail to India, Afghanistan is now so dangerous even its Lonely Planet author won’t go back. Can a tourism industry rise from the rubble?