Nothing beats exploring a new place on your own two feet. Getting out into the countryside, climbing mountains and wandering along wooded trails, fording rivers and stumbling onto untouched natural wonders—that's what travel means to the millions who choose to lace up their hiking boots and put their feet to work on vacation every year. It's my preferred mode of travel, too. In that spirit, here are seven of my favorite long walks from around the world.
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