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Camping Turns Kids into Nature Lovers

To unplug kids from a screen, entice them with successful strategies like fun campouts, zoo overnights and nature scavenger hunts.

Trekking as Pilgrimage

For causes ranging from climate change to spiritual insights, people are putting on their hiking boots and going the distance.

A Green Night’s Sleep for Travelers

Thank goodness we’ve graduated beyond simply reusing towels. Hoteliers are going green by repurposing everything from surrounding lands to soaps, iPads, kitchen scraps and water.

Traveling Volunteers

From digging up fossils to planting flowers to feeding rescued animals, there’s a world of good we can do for ourselves and others, while on vacation.

Park It Here

Family trips to our national parks offer affordable, accessible, fun adventures that link us with nature and strengthen our commitment to appreciate and care for priceless resources.

On the Road Without Weight Gain

Follow these tips from seasoned registered dietitians to feel fit, trim and happy while out and about for business or pleasure.

Healthy Escapes

Ditch the cell phone and laptop—disconnecting from technology can help us regenerate, reconnect with ourselves and others and re-imagine our lives in a more satisfying context.

Affordable Vacations

Enjoy rich experiences while cutting costs and doing good for communities here and abroad. Here are some ways to travel, get involved and avoid tourist traps while walking lightly on the Earth.

Time Out

Taking a vacation—getting away from work and everyday schedules—is more than a fun diversion. It’s vital to spiritual health and de-stressing.

A Conversation with Phil Cousineau

Phil Cousineau, documentary filmmaker, travel leader to sacred sites and author, discusses his book, The Art of Pilgrimage.