Outdoors

Picnic Must Haves

Packing The Perfect Picnic Basket For A Summer Party

The trick to having a stress-free meal in the great outdoors is to pack your basket well.

06/08/2015

Biking, New Bike, Dad, Gifts, Father's Day

5 Gifts For Dad That Will Make Him Feel Like A Kid Again

This Father’s Day, skip the neckties and coffee mugs and give dad something he can really use: A reminder of his youth.

06/04/2015

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Dining Out: The Best Outdoor Restaurants In NYC

Now that the weather is getting nicer, it’s the perfect time to grab a seat outdoors and enjoy a great meal. Here are five of our favorite outdoor restaurants serving up delicious food and spectacular views.

05/22/2015

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Choose Mother’s Day Flowers That Will Live Longer

Let your gift stand out by choosing flowers and plants that will last beyond the second Sunday in May.

05/08/2015

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NYC’s 6 Best Rooftop Bars

With the warm weather finally gracing the city, we know you’re looking to find the best outdoor watering holes. Head up to these NYC rooftops for breathtaking view of the Manhattan skyline, trendy scene and strong libations, where you’ll feel like you’re on top of the world this summer.

05/06/2015

Mother's Day Garden

5 Ways To Celebrate Mom Outdoors With The Whole Family

Get outside and celebrate Mother’s Day with these fun activities the whole family can do together.

04/28/2015

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5 Fun Ways To See Fall Foliage In NYC

Here are five fun, original ways to take in the fall foliage in and around New York City.

10/15/2014

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5 Extreme Summertime Dates

You’ll feel the rush on one of these adventure-packed extreme dates.

08/11/2014

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Best Outdoor Summer Volunteer Opportunities

Give back to your community while having fun when you volunteer with these outdoor volunteer opportunities.

06/09/2014

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5 Ways To Get Outdoors With Dad On Father’s Day

There’s something for everyone in the great outdoors, whether your preferred landscape is rural, urban or the highway to somewhere else.

06/01/2014

FILE -- Henry Liu, who works for MTV Online, does some work using free wireless high-speed Internet access on his laptop in Bryant Park. (file: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC’s 7 Best Parks With WiFi

Ever since WiFi became available in New York’s public parks, there are no more excuses for sitting inside a cafe with a computer on a beautiful day. Here are a few places to take your “work” outside.

CBS New York–04/30/2014

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5 Fun Boating Adventures In NYC

Surrounded by water, New York City is perfect for boating. Yes, really. The five adventures described below are guaranteed to help you get cruising, or sailing, or kayaking, or canoeing…

04/03/2014

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NYC’s 4 Best Spring 2014 Date Ideas

Whether you’re with a spring fling or the love of your life, take your date to one of these restaurants, bars or fun activities to enjoy the season together.

04/01/2014

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Climb The Tallest Mountain In The World In 30 Mins

Mount Everest gets all the credit, but Hawaii’s Mauna Kea (an idle volcano that’s been around for, you know, a million years) is technically the world’s tallest mountain. Technically. While it stands 13,800ft above sea level, more than two thirds of the hill is actually submerged underwater, which brings the total height to 33,136ft.

03/28/2014

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9 Professional Tips For Taking Insane Adventure Photographs

Jeremiah Watt captures people dangling off boulders and surfing down mountains, highlining between cliffs and deepwater diving into the abyss. We asked Watt for his top tips for taking amazing adventure photographs, and here’s what he had to say.

03/14/2014

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