Articles written by: Alex Vere Nicoll

The 7 Most Beautiful Churches on the Planet

The 7 Most Beautiful Churches on the Planet

Religion isn’t always the easiest subject to discuss. People of different cultures and upbringings often have vastly different views on religion and its role in society. However, there is one aspect of religion that almost everyone can appreciate

Top 6 Locations to Study Spanish Abroad

Top 6 Locations to Study Spanish Abroad

Spanish is a useful and fun language to learn, but who likes sitting in a classroom back home? These 6 locations allow you to immerse yourself in a new part of the world and practice the language you are learning!

6 Animals You Can Trek On and Where to Ride Them

6 Animals You Can Trek On and Where to Ride Them

Don’t get me wrong, trains, planes and automobiles are all very fine methods of transportation, but there is something about riding on a live animal that makes it a completely different experience.For most people,

Where was Beer Invented?

Where was Beer Invented?

Beer is arguably the greatest beverage ever invented and it’s sometimes referred to as the ‘Nectar of the Gods.’ When pondering on the magnificent qualities of this complicated liquid, the thought of its origins often comes to mind.

The 6 Largest Sports Stadiums in the World

The 6 Largest Sports Stadiums in the World

Sports unite people to come together in support of their favorite team. There is no better place to do this than the thrilling atmosphere of your team’s home stadium. While stadiums can range in size

Where’s the Best Coffee in the World?

Where’s the Best Coffee in the World?

From the plains of the midwestern United States to the jungles of Southeast Asia, coffee is a popular beverage that many people love and need. In fact, in some countries people will literally tell you that they could not physically survive without this heavily caffeinated and delicious drink.

Cheers in 10 Different Languages

Cheers in 10 Different Languages

If your wandering the globe in random countries where you cannot speak the language, there is one essential word that you must learn in order to make local friends. This secret code word is not

The 7 Should-Be Wonders of the World

The 7 Should-Be Wonders of the World

When it comes to traveling to amazing places, the 7 wonders of the world are usually on the top of most people’s list. The problem is that even if you have the time and money to plan a trip to see the wonders, the next step is to choose which [...]

7 Best Shoes for Long-Term Backpacking

7 Best Shoes for Long-Term Backpacking

Whether you are planning on gallivanting through European cities or scaling mountains in the Himalayas, the right footwear is an absolutely essential part of any journey. With the copious amounts of time you will be

5 Reasons to Travel by Train in the U.S.

5 Reasons to Travel by Train in the U.S.

In many regions of this world, train travel is the norm for getting around. From Europe to Asia, locals regularly commute to work, explore their countries, and take in the scenery from the seat of a train. The Unites States has never been considered a popular place for train travel, [...]