Costa Rica

CARTEL LAND

It’s not only the drug cartels that use deadly violence to eliminate their enemies. When environmentalists stand up to big business, they’re liable to be killed.

Costa Rica

Ann Maxin Patton is on trial for the second time for killing her millionaire husband in their Central American hideaway: a tale of money, madness and alleged murder.

Snorkel Time

The weather is warming up and the sun is coming out…it's time to get scuba certified. Explore the treasures under the sea at these amazing dive spots in North America. Watch out for sharks!

Digital Detox

The first step is admitting you have a problem. Then stage your own intervention at an electronics-free retreat. Put that iPhone down and smell the roses at these seven spots.

Come Fly Away

Foreign travel has doubled in less than 20 years, but Overbooked author Elizabeth Becker says our summer trips are destroying the places we most love—like Venice, Cambodia, and the Taj Mahal.