Legendary Lavatories

Legendary Lavatories

Everyone has to take care of their business somehow, and most of the time it’s a terribly boring experience. Most young people take their phones with them every time. Otherwise, how would they be entertained? But some places have found a great way to make . . . read more

Dragon Boat Racing

Dragon Boat Racing

The Dragon Boat Festival, or Tuen Ng Festival has been celebrated in China and its surrounding East Asian countries for the last 2,500 years. On the fifth day of the fifth lunar month of the Chinese lunar calendar, people from all over gather to celebrate . . . read more

Try a Tradition! Taking a look at New Year’s traditions around the world

Try a Tradition! Taking a look at New Year’s traditions around the world

New Year’s Eve is a classic holiday that is celebrated by most everyone around the world. In the United States, people gather to watch the ball drop in Times Square, eat lots of finger foods and fancy snacks, and kiss their special someone right at . . . read more

Beauty in Motion

Beauty in Motion

They always say the bigger you are the harder you fall—but it should be the bigger you are, the prettier your city transit should be. We all have to get around—whether it be by foot, bike, car, train, or plane—and for the majority of people, . . . read more

Chicago: Navigating the Windy City

Chicago: Navigating the Windy City

Ever wanted to visit the Windy City? Well, you’re in luck—we’ve compiled the ultimate travel guide for navigating the scenic city of Chicago, Illinois!

St. George’s Hidden Gem: Tuacahn Center for the Arts

St. George’s Hidden Gem: Tuacahn Center for the Arts

Photo by Alan Levine St. George Utah is known for its red rocks, hikes, and amazing weather. It’s the perfect place to go if you want to escape the winter months. However, the biggest gem there is the Tuacahn Center for the Arts. This 2,000-seat . . . read more

Night Markets in Taipei

Night Markets in Taipei

In Taipei, snacking is almost a cultural celebration, and nowhere showcases that better than the city’s numerous night markets.

Gachapon Surprise! Gacha’ Get ‘Em All!

Gachapon Surprise! Gacha’ Get ‘Em All!

Given that surprise is in very limited supply nowadays, Japan has made surprise an entire industry. In the central Tokyo district of Akihabara, surprise is not only abundant, but it is monetized in the form of gachapon, or capsule toys.

Secret Gardens

Secret Gardens

Throughout the hustle and bustle of cities, you will find whimsical pockets of nature tucked away between alleyways and abbeys. Some are cached away, kept as a secret of sorts from unsuspecting passersby; others may be better known yet inadvertently overlooked.

Weinachtsmarkts: Germany’s Christmas Gift to the World

Weinachtsmarkts: Germany’s Christmas Gift to the World

German Christmas markets offer a uniquely charming and delightful opportunity to enjoy the holiday. Communities gather to celebrate, lights twinkle on trees and stalls, and chestnuts really are roasted over open fires. Weinachtsmarkts not only create the magic of Christmas—they share it with the world.