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?

Jul 18, 2013
Outside Magazine
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Makes sense to me. If you’re going to be running for hours on end, you might as well enjoy the view, right? We've picked a selection of races that focuses on the earth's wilder side, from coastlines to wildlife-packed tundra. You'll still suffer, though.

Honolulu Marathon
Great Wall Marathon
Northwest Passage Marathon
Northern California's Marathons

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