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Family Vacations: Walden Pond

Henry David Thoreau wrote an account of his experiences in a hand-built cabin by this famous pond. His little book, often credited with creating the conservation movement, changed the world.


10 Lost Islands

 10 Lost Islands

Lost islands are the stuff of adventure movies and ancient tales, but some actually existed. Learn all about 10 amazing lost islands at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Strange Buildings Where You Can Spend the Night

 10 Strange Buildings Where You Can Spend the Night

These rooms for rent deliver way more than free WiFi. Learn more about 10 strange buildings where you can spend the night at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Airbnb Works

 How Airbnb Works

With Airbnb, guests get a room often at less than a hotel would charge, while hosts make some extra cash. Find out the pros and cons at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Nazca Lines Pictures

 Nazca Lines Pictures

Southeast of Lima, Peru, between the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, are lines etched into the desert. See the Nazca lines in this gallery. See more »

Top 10 Most Expensive Houses in the World

 Top 10 Most Expensive Houses in the World

The most expensive houses in the world cost hundreds of millions of dollars. Learn about the most expensive houses in the world and their features. See more »

Family Vacations: Serpent Mound

 Family Vacations: Serpent Mound

Families can take a tour of Serpent Mound, and camp, swim or canoe in Serpent Mound Park. Learn more about family vacations in Ohio and Serpent Mound. See more »

Family Vacations: Chippewa Square Savannah

 Family Vacations: Chippewa Square Savannah

In Chippewa Square, families can learn about history, enjoy nightlife and sightsee. Learn more about family vacations in Savannah, Georgia. See more »

Family Vacations: Stone Mountain

 Family Vacations: Stone Mountain

Tour Stone Mountain, the world's largest exposed piece of granite, and explore Stone Mountain Village. Learn about family vacations to Stone Mountain. See more »

Family Vacations: Amicalola Falls

 Family Vacations: Amicalola Falls

Scenic Amicalola Falls features animal watching, trail hiking, waterfalls and relaxing inns. Learn more about family vacations in Georgia. See more »

Family Vacations: Castillo de San Marcos St. Augustine

 Family Vacations: Castillo de San Marcos St. Augustine

St. Augustine houses historic fort Castillo de San Marcos and the Yallaha Plantation House. Learn about family vacations in Florida. See more »