Chaise lounges lining the waterfront at Bitez beach in Turkey.

Best Beaches in Turkey

Choosing the best beach in Turkey depends on what you want from your stretch of sand. Here are top picks for swimming, windsurfing, relaxation, & ambiance.

A green Cuban woodpecker.

Cuba for the Bird(er)s

With more than 350 bird species, Cuba is an ornithologist’s paradise. Here are the best spots for birdwatching, along with common and uncommon sightings.

A small tent on the floor of Waimanu Valley as the morning sun comes up.

Trekking to Waimanu Valley

The hike down to Waipi‘o and over the pali to Waimanu Valley is considered by many one of the top three treks in Hawaii. Here’s what you need to know to make the trip.