Cambodia’s City of Temples

Cambodia’s City of Temples

North of Siem Reap in northern Cambodia and surrounded by encroaching jungles lies the world’s largest religious monument, Angkor Wat. The name Angkor Wat literally translates to City of Temples, indicating the temple’s massive size and grandeur. Built in the early...
Jacmel: The City of Light

Jacmel: The City of Light

Whether you’re a music nut, a film fanatic, or a beach bum, Jacmel, Haiti, is the place to go. The city became a tourist retreat in 1980, and even though tourism dropped off after the 1990s and 2000s due to things like the 2010 earthquake, Jacmel has since been...
Stolen Art

Stolen Art

Photo by Tony Cheng In 1911, three men slipped out of the Louvre Museum in Paris with the Mona Lisa tucked under one of their arms. This theft turned a lesser-known da Vinci painting into an overnight sensation—Mona Lisa’s coy smile only added to her mystique. While...