Photos Around the World

6 Disappointing Tourist Attractions

6 Disappointing Tourist Attractions

It isn’t a horrible idea to be a little tacky and touristy from time to time, when you’re a tourist, you’re a tourist…there isn’t much way around it.  But have you ever gotten really hyped up for a tourist destination just to get let down?  There you are, all ready [...]

Best Beaches in Asia

Best Beaches in Asia

Life’s a beach, and there are more than plenty of beaches in Asia. With so many beaches, and such little time, what do you choose? Whether you enjoy seclusion, adventure or local flavor, this is your guide to the best beaches in Asia. Phra Nang Beach | Ao Nang, Thailand [...]

10 Incredible Wildflower Hikes

10 Incredible Wildflower Hikes

How about instead of buying your significant other flowers (or stealing them from your neighbor’s garden—shame on you), you give them a whole lush, green paradise of brightly colored flowering buds backed by mountains, or even better yet, more lush green fields filled with vibrant petals?  Or maybe you don’t [...]

World’s Craziest Beach Parties

World’s Craziest Beach Parties

Summer is here and it’s time to hit the beach, party style. Each summer, beaches around the globe are flooded with thousands of people dancing amidst the beat-pumping music. Whether you are swaying under the sun or dancing in the moonlight, these are the world’s craziest beach parties to celebrate [...]

Most Beautiful Places for Water Lovers

Most Beautiful Places for Water Lovers

Some people claim they are, “a water person.” They gravitate toward water and shorelines in search of a connection to relax the senses and calm the mind. There is something special, soothing and aesthetically pleasing to eye, which is why we see water and beach pictures on calendars, desktop screen [...]

Europe’s Best Castles

Europe’s Best Castles

Castles reward travelers like no other destination, and there are plenty to check out throughout Europe. Each one allows visitors to step back in time and marvel at the grandeur of medieval architecture, and, perhaps, wince at some of the more unsavory practices of the Middle Ages (torture, serfdom, et [...]

Snorkeling Hotspots in the Caribbean

Snorkeling Hotspots in the Caribbean

Not all of us are quite ready to strap on the tanks and pretend to be Jacque Cousteau. Unlike diving, snorkeling is easy to learn, the equipment is cheap and drinking is usually involved. Mexico: Cozumel This Island just off the coast of the Yucatan Peninsula has been a hotspot [...]

Best Places on Earth to Watch the Sunrise

Best Places on Earth to Watch the Sunrise

Sunrise is the time of day where life and daily living begins. For all you morning people out there, now is your chance to wake up bright eyed and bushy tailed while gazing at the world’s most beautiful sunrises. From east to west, the eastern sunrise marvels travelers and locals [...]

10 of the Most Scenic Places to Slackline

10 of the Most Scenic Places to Slackline

After mastering the art of slacklining—well, at least the basics, since you can always create an extra balance challenge for yourself—it only seems natural to take your equipment and skills on all of your travels. Maybe you’ll set one up at your campsite or in the park of the city [...]

6 Awesome Sports From Around the World

6 Awesome Sports From Around the World

Society makes it almost impossible to be unaware of the most common and popular sports like the great American pastime that is baseball and the bone-crushing sport they call football (which is a silly name for it).  However, there is a plethora of interesting and daring sports from around the [...]