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Spending a night in paradise doesn’t have to cost as much as a month’s rent back home

Winter blues already got you down? These trips make it easy to find sun and sand.

In one of the most complex caves in the world, a handful of divers raced against the clock to locate the stranded team

A group of the world's best cave divers joined to help save the 12 boys and their coach in one of the most dangerous missions of its kind

Rescuers spent nine days searching for the 12 boys and their coach. They finally found them two miles deep in the Tham Luang Nang Non cave system.

The husband and wife duo of Eusebio and Christina Saenz de Santamaria have set freediving records all over the world. Possibly more impressive than their diving skills is the pair’s photography.

Hold the chlorine and take a dip with a view (sans children doing cannonballs)

Showering outside is one of life’s small pleasures. Discovering there’s one adjoining your hotel room is an enormous joy.

According to AVP Pro and Olympian April Ross

Disaster can strike anywhere, at any time. Being prepared can save your life.

I want to ride an elephant, but I also want to ensure the animals are cared for well. Where should I go?

Is there some way to go island hopping in the South Pacific on a boat to go snorkeling? No huge cruise ships. I want a small boat with an emphasis on the water, with a taste of local culture. -Mike Hailey, ID

What is the best clothing for hiking/bushwacking in the jungles of Thailand in August? Nylon/Gore Tex vs. cotton, shorts vs pants? Is it too hot for raingear? Also, what do you recommend for a sleeping bag? I already have bug netting. Is a 40 degree bag still to warm? Would a fleece sleeping bag liner suffice? I'll be sleeping in a tent. –Erik Shandaken, NY

The Super Bowl is without fail the most anticlimactic sporting event of the year. If you have tickets to the 2008 game, this February 3 in Glendale, Arizona, raise the stakes by arriving a week or two early. Park yourself 15 miles from the University of Phoenix Stadium at Sanctuary…

The Classic Powder Skiing Once you experience Alta's powder, you too will be an Altaholic ALTA SKI AREA, Utah: Not only does Alta get twice as much snow as less blessed resorts—it averages 500 inches—but its flakes are also lighter and drier. Maybe that’s why nearly 80 percent of…

I'm pondering going to Thailand in the winter—I'd like to do a lot more than just stay in Bangkok—but I'm a 25-year-old female wanting to travel alone. Do you think this is safe? Do you have any recommendations where to go? Kyle San Francisco, CA

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