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6 Animals You Can Trek On and Where to Ride Them

6 Animals You Can Trek On and Where to Ride Them

Don’t get me wrong, trains, planes and automobiles are all very fine methods of transportation, but there is something about riding on a live animal that makes it a completely different experience.For most people,

Where was Beer Invented?

Where was Beer Invented?

Beer is arguably the greatest beverage ever invented and it’s sometimes referred to as the ‘Nectar of the Gods.’ When pondering on the magnificent qualities of this complicated liquid, the thought of its origins often comes to mind.

The 6 Largest Sports Stadiums in the World

The 6 Largest Sports Stadiums in the World

Sports unite people to come together in support of their favorite team. There is no better place to do this than the thrilling atmosphere of your team’s home stadium. While stadiums can range in size

5 of the World’s Most Endangered Animals (and Where to See Them)

5 of the World’s Most Endangered Animals (and Where to See Them)

According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), there are more than 21,000 threatened animal species on the planet (the organization’s ‘Red List’ is available online). While the majority of these species are

Where’s the Best Coffee in the World?

Where’s the Best Coffee in the World?

From the plains of the midwestern United States to the jungles of Southeast Asia, coffee is a popular beverage that many people love and need. In fact, in some countries people will literally tell you that they could not physically survive without this heavily caffeinated and delicious drink.

6 Things I Learned in the Yukon

6 Things I Learned in the Yukon

In the summer of 2010 I participated in a guide training program in the Yukon Territory. Although I had spent quite a bit of time in the outdoors

Around the World: The Santa Claus Edition

Around the World: The Santa Claus Edition

Thanksgiving, Black Friday, and Cyber Monday have come and gone and that means, at least for most Gentiles of the world, Christmas is right around the corner. While we all love the food and the family the presents aren’t

Thanksgiving Dinner: A U.S. Smorgasbord

Thanksgiving Dinner: A U.S. Smorgasbord

Thanksgiving is here and I’ve already begun my pant-stretches in preparation for the ungodly amount of food that I will be consuming. This week we are taking time to shout out to all corners of the United States by showcasing the unique Thanksgiving dishes that make this holiday so great!

The World’s Best Breweries, by Continent

The World’s Best Breweries, by Continent

Before you say something, we know this is a contentious topic that is likely to stir up a passionate debate. Beer is one of the oldest, most beloved beverages on Earth, so any glaring omissions

The 7 Should-Be Wonders of the World

The 7 Should-Be Wonders of the World

When it comes to traveling to amazing places, the 7 wonders of the world are usually on the top of most people’s list. The problem is that even if you have the time and money to plan a trip to see the wonders, the next step is to choose which [...]