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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

Travelers and House Sitting: A Perfect Match

Travelers and House Sitting: A Perfect Match

Imagine staying in a beautiful home in another country for free. Sound too good to be true? It’s not. If you have a flexible schedule,

Tips for an (Un)Successful WWOOFing Experience

Tips for an (Un)Successful WWOOFing Experience

After my first winter in the Pacific Northwest, I had already decided it was time to spend my summer somewhere sunny and warm. I had

How to Dodge Dodgy Train Mates

How to Dodge Dodgy Train Mates

Trains provide an alternative mode of transport that bypasses long security lines, turbulence, and flight attendants annoyingly fixated on a) the length of your skirt

Careers for People Who Love to Travel

Careers for People Who Love to Travel

Unless you’re independently wealthy, traveling the world requires juggling free time and work. That is, unless you combine the two. If you spend most of

5 Best Ways to Sleep on a Plane

5 Best Ways to Sleep on a Plane

All travelers aspire to be able to sleep anywhere, at any time, in any conditions. Yet, for many, sleeping on airplanes remains the most difficult