Articles written by: Alex Vere Nicoll

7 Currencies that have Ceased to Exist in the Last 10 Years

7 Currencies that have Ceased to Exist in the Last 10 Years

We’re all used to watching money change hands, but on occasion we can see it change names. Generally, multiple countries have the same title to their currency, and it’s only the attached country name distinguishes them from one another. Since they often get these titles because of a ruling empire, [...]

The 5 Best Places to See Mayan Ruins

The 5 Best Places to See Mayan Ruins

The Mayans were a fascinating civilization known for their amazing architecture, unique written language and advanced knowledge of the stars. They inhabited a large region of what is now Mexico and the northern countries of Central America. The decline of their civilization is still something of a mystery, but their [...]

The 7 Countries with the Most Beautiful Women

The 7 Countries with the Most Beautiful Women

While the expression that there are beautiful women in every single country is most definitely a true statement, there are some countries that are better than others. Here’s a list of the 8 countries with the highest density of gorgeous females. UkraineThe Ukraine is slowly, but surely getting on the [...]

6 Small Towns in Central America to Slow Down Your Life

6 Small Towns in Central America to Slow Down Your Life

Modern life seems to be moving in a direction of fast paced multitasking and constant activity. As smart phones and computers continue to consume more and more time in our lives,

The 7 Best Brazilian Islands

The 7 Best Brazilian Islands

Brazil is well known for it’s wild parties, beautiful women and massive rainforest. While many tourists find it hard to leave the country’s mainland, those who adventure off the coast will be pleasantly surprised.

The 7 Wildest Rollercoasters in the World

The 7 Wildest Rollercoasters in the World

For those with strong stomachs, rollercoasters are an incredibly fun and adrenaline filled good time. It doesn’t matter if you are young or old, if you meet the height requirement and don’t have a heart condition then you can ride and enjoy a good rollercoaster.

7 Places you Need to Take a Road Trip

7 Places you Need to Take a Road Trip

Getting some friends together, jumping in the car and heading out into the unknown is one of the most adventurous and fun things to do.

The 7 Cities with the Best Nightlife

The 7 Cities with the Best Nightlife

It doesn’t matter where you come from, in every corner of the world you can find people who like to party. While the types of parties differ depending on the location, certain pockets of this amazing planet are beacons for wild behavior.

The Last 10 World Cup Finals Stadiums

The Last 10 World Cup Finals Stadiums

Soccer/football (depending on where you’re reading this from) is the most popular sport on the planet. What makes it so popular is that all you need is a ball to play, so every country

The 7 Most Expensive Hotels in the World

The 7 Most Expensive Hotels in the World

Spending the night in an exotic location with all the comforts of home is an experience that almost everyone on this planet can appreciate and enjoy.