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A Travel Through Turkey

A Travel Through Turkey

A glimpse of Turkey the way we usually don’t get to see it—through the eyes of it’s people. This video is a sneak peak of what lies within the soul of Turkey: the true ways of life, customs that tell a story of the past, and the faces behind the [...]

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10 Photography Rules You Should Break…And Have Fun Doing It

Photography is full of “rules”. Here’s a secret: nobody’s ever been fined or arrested for breaking the Rules of Composition. Photography is about fun, creativity, and art, not compliance. Like all “rules”, the rules of photography exist because they work most of the time. But there are plenty of times [...]

Waiting to Cross the Street Can Be Entertaining

Waiting to Cross the Street Can Be Entertaining

Stopping at cross walks can get beyond boring. Most people don’t wait for the green man to light up but instead, cross when they think it’s clear, putting themselves at risk of getting hit. Smart Cars chose one busy intersection in Lisbon, Portugal in an attempt to change this phenomenon. Using [...]

World’s Most Unique Geological Wonders

World’s Most Unique Geological Wonders

When nature creates something spectacular one must wonder, “How on earth do these landscapes exist?” Whatever the answer may be, one knows there is no question that these geological wonders are the most spectacular creations on the planet. Antelope Canyon, Arizona Located on Navajo land, near Page, Arizona, Antelope Canyon [...]

15 Adventure Quotes to Get you Moving

15 Adventure Quotes to Get you Moving

It’s funny how a collection of sentences, a statement, or even a single word can inspire adventure within your mind. And here for you today, to help you stay on the adventurous path, is a collection of some of the greatest poets, writers, and outdoor enthusiasts on what they have [...]

Simon Yin: Becoming Someone Else for All Hallow’s Eve

Simon Yin: Becoming Someone Else for All Hallow’s Eve

In the spirit of All Hallow’s Eve, I shall write a blog on becoming someone else, embodying the spirit of another soul, and delving deep into your spirits as you spit out an alien being from your belly that spawned from the depths of hell. I’m talking of course about [...]

Argentina’s Traffic Can Tango

Argentina’s Traffic Can Tango

Buenos Aires, Argentina is well known for their dance the Tango, but maybe they should be known for their traffic tango instead. Regardless if this video is fake or not, it shows some impressive planning and coordination. But I can’t stop from wondering if anyone got hurt in the making?

Into the Volcano

Into the Volcano

*The action starts at 1:12 Talk about risky behavior, this footage is taken from one of the most dangerous volcanoes in the world located in Vanuatu. For those of you who are behind on your Polynesian island studies, Vanuatu is an island country between the Solomon  islands and Fiji. Definitely amazing but there’s a [...]

Pacsafe Turtle Fund in Action!

Pacsafe Turtle Fund in Action!

So far Pacsafe’s sponsored project LAST has been able to save 50 Leatherback nests from poachers and are nurturing 21 Green Turtle nests in the hatchery. The icing on the cake has been an unprecedented amount of rare Hawksbill turtle nests on Pacuare Beach this season, totalling 12! In between fending [...]

What Happens in the Fontana de Trevi Stays in the Fontana de Trevi?

What Happens in the Fontana de Trevi Stays in the Fontana de Trevi?

Most people just toss a coin in and make a wish…I guess somehow this guy didn’t get that memo.  Let this be a warning to all the clumsy people out there, be careful where you slip or you may end up getting scolded and showing everyone on the Internet the [...]