Here’s the thing with dads: most of them would probably be happy with a case of beer for Father’s Day. But every once and awhile it’s nice to take it up a notch, with, say, a weekend in the craft brewery capital of the U.S. That, or one of the other weekend getaways herein, including golfing by the beach or fly fishing a famed river.
Mother Nature is astonishing, to say the least. No artist or architect could compete with the flora, fauna and formations she’s dreamt up, so fittingly an alternative list to the classic, human-centric Seven Wonders of the World was created. From sky-high Mount Everest to the undersea Great Barrier Reef, herein are the best ways to see our blue and green globe’s most notable natural wonders.