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10 Idyllic Lakes for an End-of-Summer Escape

These 10 iconic American lake destinations, from the sand dunes of Lake Michigan to the red-rock canyon coves of Lake Powell, are perfect escapes. There’s even a New England favorite in the mix! 10 Ways to Spend Labor Day Weekend in New England 25 Things to Do Before the End of Summer

Surround Yourself with Local Beauty

Summer is the perfect time to explore a New England garden. Get the dirt on 14 of them. 25 Things to Do Before the End of Summer Explore New England

Seven Tours of Boston

Whether you’re a history buff, a thrill-seeker, or a foodie, here are seven of the many options to see the city from a unique perspective. Tour Boston From Your Own Private Mini Speed Boat Great Runs and Walks Around Boston 20 Free Things to Do Around Boston

A Look Inside the Burning Man Festival

Burning Man, held in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert , is the largest outdoor arts festival in North America. It began August 25th and runs through Monday. We take you inside. Soggy Start: Burning Man Crews Stuck at Wal-Mart Scenes from the 2013 Burning Man Festival Fall Fairs and Festivals Across New England

World’s Most Beautiful Bike Trails

For this list of beautiful bike trails around the world, we selected routes that can be done in days or weeks–including a Massachusetts favorite. 15 Great Bike Rides Across New England Bike a New England Rail-to-Trails Conservancy Hall of Fame Route Picnic Spots Around Boston More from SmarterTravel

Knee Defender’s Creator Defends Device

Find out what Ira Goldman, creator of the controversial Knee Defender that prohibits airline passengers from reclining their seats, has to say about his gadget. Fight in the Skies Over Knee Defender

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