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19

Mar

Walking isn’t always a cakewalk, but it’s still one of the best ways for humans to get in shape, get around and get back to nature.

Walking isn’t always a cakewalk, but it’s still one of the best ways for humans to get in shape, get around and get back to nature.

20

Nov

New York named America’s most walkable citySan Francisco, Boston and Philly also earned high scores.

New York named America’s most walkable city
San Francisco, Boston and Philly also earned high scores.

18

Nov

Man walking around the world is currently crossing the U.S.Karl Bushby has been walking for 15 years and has 16,000 miles left to go.

Man walking around the world is currently crossing the U.S.
Karl Bushby has been walking for 15 years and has 16,000 miles left to go.

06

Oct

Breast cancer walks actually help prevent breast cancer, doctors sayFind out how many hours of walking you need to do each day to significantly lower your risk for breast cancer.

Breast cancer walks actually help prevent breast cancer, doctors say
Find out how many hours of walking you need to do each day to significantly lower your risk for breast cancer.

08

Aug

The big benefits of walking to workEmployees who walk, bicycle or take public transportation to work are less likely to be overweight or at risk for heart disease.

The big benefits of walking to work
Employees who walk, bicycle or take public transportation to work are less likely to be overweight or at risk for heart disease.

06

Jun

5 ways walking is better than runningIn terms of wear and tear on the body, you’re better off walking.

5 ways walking is better than running
In terms of wear and tear on the body, you’re better off walking.

29

Dec

Although jungles and sidewalks are completely different landscapes, it is possible to have a green trip in both rural and urban destinations. Walking is not only the best mode of transport for responsible travelers; it is also the best way to truly soak in the sights and ambiance of a city.The best big cities for pedestrians

Although jungles and sidewalks are completely different landscapes, it is possible to have a green trip in both rural and urban destinations. Walking is not only the best mode of transport for responsible travelers; it is also the best way to truly soak in the sights and ambiance of a city.
The best big cities for pedestrians

25

Jun

The best big cities for pedestrians

21

Jun

Although jungles and sidewalks are completely different landscapes, it is possible to have a green trip in both rural and urban destinations. Walking is not only the best mode of transport for responsible travelers; it is also the best way to truly soak in the sights and ambiance of a city. That can be a challenge in a major urban area if visitors find themselves standing on the wrong side of an uncrossable avenue or dodging traffic as they hug the curb. So which big cities offer the best pedestrian infrastructures? Here’s our list.

Although jungles and sidewalks are completely different landscapes, it is possible to have a green trip in both rural and urban destinations. Walking is not only the best mode of transport for responsible travelers; it is also the best way to truly soak in the sights and ambiance of a city. That can be a challenge in a major urban area if visitors find themselves standing on the wrong side of an uncrossable avenue or dodging traffic as they hug the curb. So which big cities offer the best pedestrian infrastructures? Here’s our list.

29

May

Walkable neighborhoods now more valuable than car-centric onesIf you can walk to the post office, library and eateries, your real estate could be worth more these days.

Walkable neighborhoods now more valuable than car-centric ones
If you can walk to the post office, library and eateries, your real estate could be worth more these days.