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5 Tricks to Avoid Getting Robbed During Your Travels

5 Tricks to Avoid Getting Robbed During Your Travels

Sometimes, getting your goodies stolen is out of your control, but for all the other times, there are tricks and tips that can prevent, frustrate and ultimately, outsmart thieves. Here are 5 of our favorite tips to consider

The ‘-stans’: A Comprehensive Guide to Central Asia

The ‘-stans’: A Comprehensive Guide to Central Asia

The geography of Central Asia has always proven to be a conundrum to the majority of U.S. citizens. The five former Soviet republics that lie between the Middle East, Russia and the Caspian Sea have

Around the World: Cat-Call Edition

Around the World: Cat-Call Edition

“Hey baby, you want marriage with me?” Many women have heard this, or worse, while traveling abroad or walking through their own neighborhoods. And while these stories often make for interesting, and sometimes even funny

5 Countries with Travel Advisory Warnings (You Should Totally Visit Anyway)

5 Countries with Travel Advisory Warnings (You Should Totally Visit Anyway)

For the record, we are not encouraging you to visit places where your health and safety are at risk. But ‘travel advisory warnings’ can be misleading. While some apply to an entire country (i.e. Syria

5 of the World’s Most Beautiful Train Rides

5 of the World’s Most Beautiful Train Rides

Trans-Siberian Railway The absolute longest railway that exists on this spectacular planet should be on every human’s list of things to do once in their lifetime. Crossing the entirety of Russia,

The World’s 10 Most Haunted Destinations

The World’s 10 Most Haunted Destinations

In many countries around the world, October (and the beginning of November) are reserved for holidays that focus on honoring the dead, warding off evil

5 Places to View Amazing Fall Foliage in the U.S.

5 Places to View Amazing Fall Foliage in the U.S.

The days have grown shorter, the air more crisp, and in the Northwest it has finally begun to rain. Although the fall often represents decay it is also a time of rejuvenation: it’s time for comfort food, for the promise of ski season, and

The World’s Top 9 Rooftop Bars

The World’s Top 9 Rooftop Bars

While sipping a cocktail under the stars is arguably enjoyable at any establishment, some rooftop bars go beyond typical ‘outdoor boozing’ to deliver a first-class experience. Here is our list of the best alfresco watering holes across the globe.

The Best Music Festivals Around The World

The Best Music Festivals Around The World

Coachella – United States of America Down in the depths of the Southwestern United States resides a small town called Indio, California. For 3 straight days, one time every year, this seemingly normal Polo Club is converted in to a musical

Want to Teach English Overseas? Here’s How

Want to Teach English Overseas? Here’s How

In response to the crippling recession that has severely punked the American job market, thousands of men and women are exploring overseas teaching opportunities – some who wish bide their time while the market recovers, and