Spend the night in the world's tallest treehouses – CNN

Spend the night in the world's tallest treehouses – CNN

(CNN) — It’s the stuff of childhood dreams. As the sun begins to break through the darkness in Laos’ Nam Kan National Park, the cries of wild, black-crested gibbons echo through the jungle air. Crawling out of our mosquito-net covered beds, perched high in wooden treehouses that tower over the jungle floor, we grab our […]

Using GPS Units To Understand Where Backpackers Travel In The Wilderness – Science Trends

Using GPS Units To Understand Where Backpackers Travel In The Wilderness – Science Trends

Understanding visitor use in public parks is important for making decisions about how to best sustain both recreational activities and ecosystems. Specifically, knowing where visitors go helps park managers effectively allocate resources to support ecosystems and high-quality recreation simultaneously. But in remote and expansive wilderness areas, identifying where visitors go is less known. A recent […]

Travel – South America's other 'Easter Island' – BBC News

Travel – South America's other 'Easter Island' – BBC News

A decade ago, death stalked my drive to Parque Arqueológico Nacional de Tierradentro. The road from the town of Popayán over Colombia’s Cordillera Central mountain range was infamous for ambush and kidnap. Lonesome military posts hinted ominously at the presence of Farc guerrillas. I gripped the wheel tightly as I negotiated the unpaved road through […]

Odell Beckham, Jr. Out Sunday Against Redskins and Didn't Travel With Team – 12up

Odell Beckham, Jr. Out Sunday Against Redskins and Didn't Travel With Team – 12up

​With the ​Giants ​​2018 season running on fumes, there was optimism abound ahead of their matchup against division rival Washington. With Alex Smith and Colt McCoy nursing major leg injuries, Mark Sanchez would be leading Washington into battle. In addition, wide receiver ​Odell Beckham would renew his rivalry with cornerback Josh Norman and a pass defense that has declined since a […]

Ex-college dean charged with using funds for wedding, travel – KCRG

Ex-college dean charged with using funds for wedding, travel – KCRG

CRESTON, Iowa (AP) – A former Iowa community college dean has been arrested after an audit found she spent thousands of dollars in public funds for her wedding, personal travel and other purchases. Police in Creston arrested Beth Kulow, the former dean of students at Southwestern Community College, on Monday on three counts of second-degree […]

Why German bread is the best in the world (opinion) – CNN

Why German bread is the best in the world (opinion) – CNN

(CNN) — You’ve seen the French sauntering around with slender baguettes under their arms or sporting jaunty berets as they pedal bicycles laden with crusty bread. Those cinematic scenes are nice, but when you really get down to business — as my countrymen are inclined to do — it’s obvious that the world’s best bread […]

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