Articles written by: Brad Nehring

23 Amazing Images of African Wildlife

23 Amazing Images of African Wildlife

Anyone who has taken an African safari can attest to the sheer majesty of that continent’s diverse wildlife. We’ve assembled some of the best portraits of African animals large and small, doing what they do best in the wild. See how many you can identify on sight, then hover your [...]

Travel + Leisure Names The Country’s Best and Worst Airports

Travel + Leisure Names The Country’s Best and Worst Airports

Travel + Leisure has released a list of the nation’s best and worst airports. The rankings were part of the magazine’s World’s Best Awards, an annual survey that allowed readers to vote on the finest ― and crappiest ― cities, accommodations, and transportation services across the globe. Sixty-seven U.S. airports [...]

6 U.S. Border Towns That Are Worth a Visit

6 U.S. Border Towns That Are Worth a Visit

The term ‘border town’ carries a lot of shady connotations, but there are plenty of charming communities across the United States that just happen to lie relatively close to our Mexican or Canadian neighbors. Here are some of our favorite U.S. border towns, from coast-to-coast. For the sake of this [...]

6 Expert Tips for Fighting Jet Lag

6 Expert Tips for Fighting Jet Lag

Jet lag can take a toll on even the most seasoned air travelers. Thankfully, some of them have developed effective strategies for fighting (or at least mitigating) the nausea, body aches, and other crummy symptoms that often accompany long flights through multiple time zones. Get a good night’s sleep before [...]

The 10 Commandments of Staying at a Hostel

The 10 Commandments of Staying at a Hostel

Hostels are a fantastic venue for meeting fellow tourists and planning joint adventures in foreign locales ― and thankfully, you can find one just about anywhere you travel. In addition to the rules and regulations posted at each hostel establishment, here are a few unwritten laws to follow if you [...]

7 Tips for Dating Foreigners

7 Tips for Dating Foreigners

Entering into a romantic relationship with a man or woman who hails from a foreign country can make for an exciting, cross-cultural experience ― but there are some inherent challenges to this type of arrangement, as well. Here are a few ways to make the most of your multinational dating [...]

7 of the Nation’s Scariest Haunted Houses

7 of the Nation’s Scariest Haunted Houses

Like football, apple cider, and hunting season, haunted houses that open every Halloween are one of America’s most enduring fall traditions. Here’s our list of the this year’s scariest establishments across the U.S. 13th Floor (Denver, CO) Demons, live animals, and even a Yeti are among the denizens of the [...]

Travel Destinations Where Women Need to Take Extra Precautions

Travel Destinations Where Women Need to Take Extra Precautions

This article is not intended to besmirch any particular country, nor are we trying to suggest that ladies are not capable of traveling alone. However, the fact is that women are more vulnerable and in certain countries ― and without knowing the statistics, a fun vacation can turn into a [...]

The Wildest Adult-Friendly Halloween Parties in the U.S.

The Wildest Adult-Friendly Halloween Parties in the U.S.

Anba Dlo VI (New Orleans, LA) This annual fundraiser (named after a Creole phrase that translates to, ‘from beneath the waters’) is sponsored by the New Orleans Healing Center, a cooperative that includes restaurants, grocery stores, and other establishments committed to improving the city of New Orleans. On Oct. 19, [...]

6 Important Rules to Follow for Third World Travel

6 Important Rules to Follow for Third World Travel

Everyone should visit at least one Third World country during their lifetime, and not just as a point of comparison with wealthier travel destinations. However, it’s important to note that visiting these nations requires a completely different frame of mind. Here are a few important rules to follow, according to [...]