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Best of Nicaragua's Isla de Ometepe

Discover Ometepe, a 19-mile-long island in Central America that boasts waterfalls, natural springs and all manner of wildlife, from howling monkeys to delicate butterflies.

Ski Towns for Foodies

Check out these 3 resort towns that are serving up sustainable eats and local spirits whose quality rises far above your typical ski-lodge and bar-food fare.

Underwater Paradise: Best Islands for Snorkeling

With a little planning and some basic gear -- snorkel tube, goggles and flippers, to be exact -- you'll experience the extraordinary underwater world from these 5 stellar islands.

Croatia Wreck Diving

Dive into history! Explore the wonders hidden below sea level near Croatia such as famous wrecks like the passenger cruiser Baron Gautsch and a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress from World War II.

Santa Marta, Colombia: Top 5 Things to Do

Go off the grid. Take a 6-day trek to the "Lost City," go diving in Taganga or go birdwatching in Minca. Get the complete travel guide to Santa Marta, Colombia.

America's Top 5 Apple-Picking Farms

For many families, a trip to harvest apples at nearby farms has become a regular rite of autumn passage. Discover the top apple-picking farms that the whole family can enjoy.

Scary Halloween Amusement Parks

Theme parks go haunted for Halloween. Get your fright on at Six Flags' Fright Fest, Halloween Haunt at Knott's Scary Farm, Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Orlando and other spooky events.

Key West's Nature Attractions

Experience the beauty of butterflies, witness the marvelous marine life and stroll through lush tropical gardens in Key West. Visit the Audubon House, Key West Aquarium and other nature spots.

Summertime in Jackson Hole

Visit Old Faithful; sample wild game at the Silver Dollar Grill; go fly fishing; or go white-water rafting on the Snake River. Check out more ways to have summertime fun in Jackson Hole, WY.

Best Summer Mancations

Experience NYC's nightlife, Napa Valley's beer and barbecue, Daytona's Richard Petty race track course, Arizona's extreme adventure and more! See Travel Channel's has a list of summer mancations.

Seven Wonders of New England

Plan a Northeast US road trip, and visit Acadia National Park, the Cog Railway, MysticSeaport, Stowe, VT, and enjoy the drive along Kancamagus Highway. Explore the 7 Wonders of New England.

7 Peru Adventure Ideas

Calling all adventure travelers! Travel Channel gives you the best places in Peru to experience the Amazon, Nazca Lines, horseback riding, surfing, zip lining and more.

The Lost Girls’ Adventures in Borneo

Discover why diving and climbing on this far-flung island makes for a life-changing getaway.

Bert the Conqueror

Bert Kreischer travels around the country in search of can't-miss thrill rides and local activities, from the crazy to the insane to the downright dangerous.

Trip Flip

Travel Channel’s heart-pumping original series "Trip Flip" is back for an all-new season, and this time the adventures are bigger and more engaging than ever.

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