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Tips for Finding Real Buried Treasure

Tips for Finding Real Buried Treasure

Earlier this month, archaeologists unearthed a stockpile of gold coins, silver jewelry and other valuables that were buried more than 2,000 years ago in what is now Ukraine. Last year, two ‘amateur treasure hunters’ tracked down a stash of ancient coins worth more than $15 million in southern France.

Seemingly Innocuous Gestures Considered Offensive in Other Countries

Seemingly Innocuous Gestures Considered Offensive in Other Countries

Body language, like spoken language, is completely arbitrary; the most insulting gesture in one country might be perfectly harmless — or even meaningless — in another.

Nasty Parasitic Infections to Avoid During Your Worldly Travels

Nasty Parasitic Infections to Avoid During Your Worldly Travels

Parasites, small organisms that feed off the blood and tissue of larger organisms (known as hosts), are living proof that the world is a creepy place.

6 Tips for Staying Warm While Backpacking

6 Tips for Staying Warm While Backpacking

The winter months can be intimidating when it comes to hiking and backpacking. While many of us head out to the slopes or trudge along on snowshoes, a few diehards take to the trails despite wind, rain, and snow.

The 7 Wildest Rollercoasters in the World

The 7 Wildest Rollercoasters in the World

For those with strong stomachs, rollercoasters are an incredibly fun and adrenaline filled good time. It doesn’t matter if you are young or old, if you meet the height requirement and don’t have a heart condition then you can ride and enjoy a good rollercoaster.

8 Fascinating, Lesser-known UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Sites

8 Fascinating, Lesser-known UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Sites

Regardless of where you’ve traveled, chances are you’ve visited at least one UNESCO World Heritage Cultural Site.

Packable Wine

Packable Wine

Nothing is more luxurious than a glass of wine after a long day of traveling. It’s classy, it’s elegant, it’s something your mom would approve of, or maybe not.

6 Ways to Meet New People While Traveling

6 Ways to Meet New People While Traveling

Traveling alone or in a group can start to get boring after awhile, especially if you’ve created your own North American microcosm in your hotel room. One way to shake things up is to reach

Biggest Drops in Tourism

Biggest Drops in Tourism

The international tourism industry controls billions and billions of dollars of the world’s economy. Many cities, even countries, are made or broken based on the success of their tourism industry. In an ideal world, tourism

5 Alternatives to Skiing

5 Alternatives to Skiing

Let’s say your friends are heading up to the slopes for a weekend of glorious skiing and fresh powder. And let’s say you really want to go because…hello, a weekend in the mountains with