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Top 5 Killer Coasters

Hold on tight for heart-pounding rides on the world's top roller coasters. A reawakened Texas giant, the world's fastest coaster and a Brooklyn legend that will show no mercy.

Top 5: Fast and Furious

Crisscross America to experience the TOP 5 adrenaline pumping thrills allowed by the law. Go 150 mph on a NASCAR track, scream your way down an Olympic bobsled run and much more.

Early Check-In: Free National Parks Days

More than 100 of America’s best national parks offer free entrance days. Mark your calendars for some of nature-loving fun -- free of charge.

Adventures on the Road

On your next road trip, take a route less traveled. When you see something enticing, pull over and check it out. Chances are you won’t regret it.

Enjoying Chicago's Parks

The city of Chicago has more than 500 parks. Some are no more than a sandbox and a few swings -- but many are grand, sprawling green spaces with ball fields, golf courses, gardens, lagoons and zoos.

Best Places to See Wildlife in Florida

Take a walk on the wild side with Travel Channel's top picks for spotting wildlife in Florida.

Animals in the Caribbean

Travel Channel provides info on how you can explore some of the Caribbean's most interesting animals.

Best Backpacking Trips

Travel Channel shares tips on where outdoor enthusiasts should travel for the best backing and hiking trips.

Spain's San Fermin Festival

Running for your life in front of a pack of angry, 1,200-pound bulls is just the type of irresponsible, wild, out of control fun essential for a Mancation.

Belize's 10 Best Jungle Lodges

Relax after a long day of adventure in Belize. Stay at one of these 10 jungle lodges for good food, company, Wi-Fi and a comfortable bed.

5 Magical Reasons to Visit Iceland

While its dramatic, otherworldly natural wonders, especially the northern lights, are nothing short of magical, there are many more reasons you’ll be enchanted on a visit to Iceland.

Meet Josh Gates

Get to know Josh Gates as he searches for the truth behind the world’s most iconic legends on the all-new series, Expedition Unknown, premiering Thursday, Jan. 8 at 9|8c.

Dominican Republic's Top 10 Adventures

From kiteboarding in Cabarete to rappelling into caves decorated by natural limestone crystals, here are 10 epic experiences to try in the Dominican Republic.

Meet Josh Gates

Get to know Josh Gates as he searches for the truth behind the world’s most iconic legends on the all-new series, Expedition Unknown, premiering Thursday, Jan. 8 at 9|8c.

What You Should Know About Palm Springs

We've found paradise in the middle of a desert. It's Palm Springs, CA! Check out our gay-friendly recommendations to help you plan a fun weekend getaway.

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