Great Outdoors

The great outdoors provide a beautiful backdrop for adventurous activities like hiking, biking, walking, scavenger hunts, and exploring national parks.

Everyday Postcard from Milford Sound in New Zealand

Everyday Postcard: Milford Sound in New Zealand

Located on New Zealand’s South Island, Milford Sound is known for Mitre Peak, one of the most photographed mountains in the Oceanic country. Learn more about Milford Sound in this week’s Everyday Postcard from Miles Less Traveled.  

9 of the Best Day Hikes in Colorado

The Best Day Hikes in Colorado

With the highest overall altitude in the United States, the Centennial State is home to some of the most beautiful hiking trails in the nation. If you’re searching for the perfect scenic trail, look no more! These are eight of the best day hikes in Colorado. This article is by Catherine Wiley, a California-based freelance …

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Touring Livermore Valley Wineries via Pedego Electric Bike (Love at First Ride)

Although I’ve spent quite a bit of time exploring California’s beautiful Livermore Valley Wine Country, this was my first time touring the area via an electric bike rental courtesy of Pedego Electric Bikes Livermore. Here’s why my first time on a Pedego electric bike was “love at first ride” and why I can’t wait to …

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Get to Know Downtown San Antonio On This Self-Guided Walking Tour

Get a fantastic overview of the history, culture, and food of San Antonio with this 1.7-mile, self-guided free walking tour of Downtown San Antonio. Starting at The Alamo, it includes sites from the area’s earliest days under Spanish rule to a modern-day symbol of friendship between Mexico and the city of San Antonio. One of …

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13 Things to Know BEFORE You Visit the Grinter Farms Sunflower Fields

Grinter Farms Sunflower Fields in Lawrence KS at Sunset

On the northeastern edge of the Midwestern college town of Lawrence, Kansas, Grinter Farms sunflower fields offer some of the best known blooms in the Sunflower State (if not the nation). But before you set out for the acres of beautiful bright yellow blossoms they plant each summer, read these tips!  For decades, Grinter Farms …

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