Photos Around the World

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 [...]

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 [...]