If you are flying to Italy from another continent, chances are you'll be spending at least a couple of hours in Lombardy, for it is here you'll find Malpensa Airport, located right at the foot of the spectacular Italian Alps. We have a few quick tips that will make it much easier for you to use Malpensa, by the...
ust two rules!" our guide Ed shouted as we glided towards Crystal Rapid, where towering waves collapsed upon themselves into a maelstrom of churning froth. "Rule Number One – stay in the boat! Rule Number Two – stay in the boat!" "What if we fall out?" my 13-year-old daughter asked. "Don't," said Ed bluntly. It was early July, and we (me, my...
No one knows why New Hampshire’s White Mountains are called the White Mountains. It could be that the state’s granite-top peaks look white from afar or that they can be snowcapped for months. Around here, not many people bother with the why. These mountains are the heart of the state, home to the northeastern United States’ highest point, the...
For the past four weeks 10Best readers have been voting daily for their favorites, and in the end it was Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma that came out on top. The top 10 winners in the category Best Place to See Wildlife are as follows: Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge - Oklahoma Yellowstone National Park - Montana, Wyoming Wind Cave...
There is a special feeling that comes over you when you enter a perfect hideaway that vibrates in harmony with nature. Green vacations are not just about water-efficient bathrooms and recycling. They provide you with the time and space to reconnect with nature and return to your roots. Our top 25 list includes unique mountain lodges, rainforest retreats, wilderness...