Trip Ideas By Activity: Nature Vacations


8 Woodsy Resorts with Cabins Perfect for Families Seeking a Nature Getaway

Sometimes you and your kids just want to keep things simple.…
Candyce H. Stapen

Secluded Shores and Bustling Boardwalks in Virginia

Virginia Beach, with its 38 miles of coastline, offers a rare combination of secluded shores and a bustling beach town. My goal was to explore both in the same day.

Down-Home Away from Home: 8 Great Farm Stays for Families

A farm vacation connects you and your family with nature and a simpler way of living. You’ll spend your days completing chores or tromping through creeks, pastures, and barns.
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The Best Ways for Families to Explore the Great Smoky Mountains

The most visited national park in the United States is Great Smoky Mountains National Park, where more than a half million acres of craggy peaks and forested ridges are caressed by the swirling mist that gives the mountain range its name.
Creators Syndicate

A Gorilla-Trekking Adventure in Rwanda

On the day of our gorilla trek in Rwanda, we awoke to heavy downpour…
Zimbabwe Hwange Linkwasha Elephants herding

Frommer’s Best Places to Go in 2019

With a new regime in charge following Robert Mugabe’s demise,…
Lake Louise mountain lake panoramaGreat Family Vacations

5 More Lake Vacations at State and National Parks

Not everyone is a beach lover, and that’s OK! Boat, kayak,…
The Boundary WatersDentist's Money Digest

Wilderness Camping and Wildlife Adventures Without the Work

Stay at a tent and breakfast camp in the Alaskan wilderness,…
Vancouver forestDentist's Money Digest

Vancouver: Northern Cultural Exposure

Vancouver stands out for its spectacular natural beauty as well…
MaltaDentist's Money Digest

National Geographic Traveler’s Best Trips of 2017

These 21 diverse destinations provide plenty of inspiration for…