Eva Holland

Eva Holland

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What Are the Best Marathons for Travelers?

I don’t want to run just any old urban marathon: I'm looking for a destination race that will let me combine an incredible trip with my athletic endeavors. Any ideas?

Eva Holland
Jul 18, 2013

Where Can I Camp and Surf in California?

I live in southern Utah—obviously not one of the world's great surf destinations. One of my biggest dreams is to take a surfing trip up the California coast, from San Diego to San Francisco. I would...

Eva Holland
Jul 9, 2013

What are the Best Excursions Near Rio?

I am going to Rio de Janeiro in December and want to get out of the city. I’m looking for must-see excursions that don't involve guided trips or tourist traps. Any ideas for safe places a visitor...

Eva Holland
Jul 1, 2013

What Are the Best Active Honeymoon Destinations?

I'm looking for a good destination for an active honeymoon this summer. We're fit, but local day hikes are the extent of our outdoor skills; we don't know how to ski and we're too pale to just lie on...

Eva Holland
Jun 25, 2013

How Can I Find Great Meals on the Road?

Food is a huge part of why I travel, but dropping into a strange place and seeking out its best meals can be a crapshoot. Do you have any apps, tips or tricks to help a hungry traveler?

Eva Holland
Jun 19, 2013

What Are the World’s Greatest Canyons?

I’m a fan of the Grand Canyon, but I’ve visited there a few times now and I’m looking for something new. Where can I find a canyon that puts the Grand to shame?

Eva Holland
Jun 19, 2013

What Are the Best Places to Hike and Booze?

I like to celebrate post-trail with a few high-quality adult beverages. Where would you recommend for an avid hiker who’s also a beer nut, a wine lover, and a liquor snob?

Eva Holland
Jun 13, 2013

Should I Buy Rescue Insurance?

There’s been a lot of talk lately about who should foot the bill for backcountry rescues. I’m usually pretty careful, but accidents happen, and I don’t want to get stuck with the tab. Should I...

Eva Holland
Jun 11, 2013

How Do I Avoid Cougar Attacks?

I’m well-versed in bear safety techniques, but I have no idea how to handle a cougar encounter on the trail. Help!

Eva Holland
May 29, 2013

How Much Warning Will I Get Before a Tornado?

I’m new to Tornado Alley, and I’m nervous about getting caught outdoors during a twister this summer. How much warning will I have that a storm is on the way?

Eva Holland
May 28, 2013

Where's the Best Summer Skiing?

With the spring skiing season winding down, I'm starting to go into withdrawal. I'd like to get a few more turns in, but I don't want to go down to South America. What are my options?

Eva Holland
May 24, 2013