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Fascinating Wedding Traditions From Around the World

Throwing rice, stuffing cake in your spouse’s mouth, flinging garter belts into the air ― these are just some of the strange traditions associated with American weddings. But as we’ve discovered, the U.S. isn’t the only place where bizarre nuptial rituals are considered the norm. It’s important to note that [...]

Subways of Europe

Subways of Europe

No, we’re not talking about the great sandwich shops of the Continent. We’re talking transportation here, and Europe has mastered the art of mass transit for years. Here are just a few of the main subway systems to give you a taste of what efficient transportation (something alien to us [...]

8 Globetrotters You Should Be Following on Instagram

8 Globetrotters You Should Be Following on Instagram

With more than 100 million registered users, Instagram is one of the most popular social networking platforms around. Not surprisingly, the online image-sharing juggernaut has been fairly popular with world travelers. Here are some of our favorite Instagram globetrotters. annasig There are few places in the world more photogenic than [...]

Bizarre Overseas Versions of Popular American Foods

Bizarre Overseas Versions of Popular American Foods

Feasting on local cuisine is one of the great pleasures of world travel. But sometimes, when we’re three weeks into our overseas jaunt, nothing sounds better than a plate of American-style fixin’s. While ordering a burger or tearing open a bag of chips in a foreign country is usually enough, [...]

7 of the Most Pristine Places on Earth

7 of the Most Pristine Places on Earth

Amidst overpopulated continents, heavily trodden pathways and overdeveloped wilderness, it may be hard to believe that a few unspoiled lands still exist, remaining as pure as the day they came into being. Here are 7 places on earth that continue stay wild at heart. Namibia In Namibia, the population may [...]

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 [...]