May 2021

  By Larry Olmsted Neos is not a new airline, but if you live in the U.S. it is new to you. And it is relatively new in any case, launched in 2002, giving it one of the youngest airline fleets in the sky, including six latest-generation Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners.

By Everett Potter Starting to plan a memorable trip for later this year? Lots of people will tell you to contact a travel advisor. But for intrepid, off-the-beaten-path, this-is-utterly-amazing kind of travel, it’s a very short list. At the top you’ll find Trufflepig, a Toronto-based company with a young and

Story by Brian E. Clark Photos by Tish Lafferty In 1915, when he was just a mere 14 years old, Ernest Hemingway and a friend hiked, hopped on freight trains and hitchhiked from their homes in Oak Park, Illinois to Petoskey, Michigan, a trek of nearly 400 miles.  Once there,

By Ann Abel Now that the European Union is opening up to vaccinated travelers, it’s time to make up for lost time. And while busy cities still make some of us skittish, countryside destinations have never been more appealing. (And note that covid restrictions still exist, meaning that not all of

By Adam Barker If I had to write a script encompassing all that defines the Trentino region of northern Italy, it would be the most romantic love story, the most sensational drama, the most jaw-dropping thriller…or the most gut-busting comedy. Quite simply, it is “the most” of anything and everything

By Everett Potter New gear for spring travels from SAXX, OluKai, Fourlaps, Merrell, LOWA, ALTRA and KEEN. SAXX Betawave and Oh Buoy Heading to Hawaii, Miami or a Cabo anytime soon? SAXX, which is probably the best known name for men’s pouched underwear, has taken its BallPark Pouch and integrated

  By Julie Snyder After the 10-plus-hour drive from Portland to the Bay Area that launched our trip (read Part One here), Joe suggested that we limit driving to no more than five hours a day. I’m a road warrior, and with a bed in the back of Van Go,