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The World in 30 Breathtaking Skylines

The World in 30 Breathtaking Skylines

If anything, these stunning images prove you don’t have to travel far for a spectacular view, no matter where you are in the world. And for the record, even at 30, this list was tough to pare down.

5 Reasons to Visit Turkey

5 Reasons to Visit Turkey

Besides a steady stream of kebab and Turkish delight, Turkey offers tourists a diverse look into the roots of civilization. Whether you are interested in dancing all night long in one of Istanbul’s many club

Top 5 Reasons Thailand Should Be Your Next Vacation

Top 5 Reasons Thailand Should Be Your Next Vacation

Thailand is an exotic wonderland that everyone thinks about visiting at some point in their lives. These reasons will make it impossible not to go visit the ‘Land of Smiles’ as soon as you can, so be careful!

Drinking Festivals: How to Stay Safe and Stress-Free

Drinking Festivals: How to Stay Safe and Stress-Free

It’s that time of year again. The time of year where we travel to places and then get completely trashed while enjoying the local spirits. Actually, that pretty much happens all year round.

9 Things They Don’t Tell You about Joining the Peace Corps

9 Things They Don’t Tell You about Joining the Peace Corps

I had the great fortune to serve as a Peace Corps volunteer from 2006 to 2008 in the Republic of Zambia. The experience was highly gratifying, but to say I went into my service fully prepared for the challenges that lay ahead is complete and utter nonsense.

The History of Skymall

The History of Skymall

Need a floating poker table? How about a bug vacuum? Maybe you’re in the market for a laser hair growth helmet or a cure for the common shingles? It’s hard finding basic products like these and nearly impossible to find them all in one place. Luckily, there’s Skymall

Top 5 Inspirational Travel Movies

Top 5 Inspirational Travel Movies

The Beach Based on an excellent book by Alex Garland, this movie is essential viewing material for anyone adventurous. It’s about a young American named Richard, who flies to Southeast Asia in search of an exotic journey. 

Around the World: The Toilet Edition

Around the World: The Toilet Edition

Everybody poops. Or so they say. For those that find themselves pooping in exotic and remote locations there are a variety of toilets that can be found or created depending on where you are.

Hunting With Mongolian Eagles

Hunting With Mongolian Eagles

You know what some badasses around the world do to stay alive? They hunt for animals using other animals. When you travel halfway around the

5 Countries With Shockingly Severe Drug Laws

5 Countries With Shockingly Severe Drug Laws

For the record, using illegal drugs in any foreign country poses potential risks. However, narcotics offenders in certain countries face steep fines, lengthy prison stays