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The moon rises over chimney-like hoodoos in Alberta. (Photograph by Mike Isaak, My Shot)

The Radar: Remarkable Rocks, Local Connections, Long-Haul Entertainment

  • Aristotle once said, “in all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.” Check out these photos of the most awe-inspiring rock formations in the world and tell me you don’t agree. [Matador Trips]
  • Traveling by train, plane, or bus can be boring. Here’s a look at some ways to keep yourself busy on your next long haul. [Vagabondish]
  • Want to experience a destination in a more authentic way? Do your homework — starting with this guide explaining how and why to connect with locals abroad. [Boots n’All]

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