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Moon Muir Trek: Day One Trail Report

Moon’s Senior Cartographer Kat Bennett, her husband Landis, and their friends Chris and Jim are on a three-week backpacking trek to explore the John Muir Trail. Kat is providing periodic trail updates so you can follow along on the journey.

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Route 66: Bonnie & Clyde in Joplin, Missouri

At the turn of the 20th century, Joplin was a boomtown filled with saloons, brothels, and gambling halls. Notorious outlaws Bonnie and Clyde hit Joplin in 1933, adding a string of robberies and a shootout to an already lawless town.

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Farm-to-Table Dining in Colorado’s Front Range Cities

Colorado’s Front Range cities—Boulder, Denver, Colorado Springs, and Fort Collins—have experienced dramatic growth, drawing adventurous souls from all over the country to see what Colorado is all about. One delicious effect of this recent growth is the elevated dining opportunities available—namely, farm-to-table restaurants.

Grapes on the vine at Carolyn's Sakonnet Vineyard.

Exploring Rhode Island’s Sakonnet Peninsula

Tourism isn’t discouraged in the Sakonnet Peninsula, but you won’t find many places to stay or things to do. Here’s a guide for travelers who are seeking a genuine Rhode Island experience.

Richelieu Rock is known to attract giant, gentle whale sharks.

Diving Thailand’s Coasts

The waters of Thailand offer an amazing diversity of marine life and dive sites from beginner to advanced, some considered among the best in the world.