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September’s greatest road trip, an alien invasion and more great travel finds

It’s time to plan your weekend! Here with inspiration: our 5 favorite travel finds of the week.

Where to go this weekend: Squamish, B.C.

Long just a coffee stop en route to Whistler, this waterfront town has become British Columbia’s favorite early-autumn adventure spot. Writer Crai Bower shares top spots for fall fun.

Mountain lion travel corridor proposed near L.A.

For everybody who lives in L.A., dealing with traffic is among the top worries of the day. But for L.A.-area mountain lions, whose hunting and breeding habitat is fragmented by freeways, it’s truly a life-or-death proposition. A proposed wildlife corridor—a landscaped bridge spanning eight-lane Highway 101 in L.A. County’s Agoura Hills—aims to solve that problem by providing safe passage for the big […]

Burning Man style rules the desert

I first found out about Burning Man from a former boss. My mouth dropped open when she told me she got married at the desert festival naked. Burners, as attendees call themselves, love dressing down almost as much as dressing up.