Worshippers believe the 20,000 or so rats, which live inside the temple, are reincarnated descendants of a Hindu goddess.
So far, Mark Baumer has logged two months of walking and raised thousands of dollars.
I walked around Kuta soaking up the heady vibe of adolescent celebration.
Photographer Denis Vejas documents the practices of one of the country's last Sufi dervishes.
It's a million things at once. A country where vastly different understandings of the world live side-by-side.
The Porsche was unnecessary, but it was fast through the zone's empty roads.
I spent a day at the convent of Santa Clara in Tolosa – one of Spain's last remaining convents.
One day this summer I took off to look for the pockets of purple in an America usually divided between the red and the blue. And I found them—sort of.
We spoke to ethnographer and criminologist Daniel Briggs about the resort's evolution from a family-friendly destination to somewhere full of cocaine-selling party reps and bar crawl blowjob challenges.
"I'm often too charmed by what's unfolding to take a photo but sometimes I'm lucky."
Sitting across from me in a bar, they have the look of three men who've been at sea a long time—but in the best way possible.
We visited Jakarta's Tambora slum to see what life was like in a place so densely populated that four people live in every square metre of space.
On this episode of Daily VICE, we join paranormal expert Mike Covell to search for a legendary beast that has been terrorizing a small English town for years.
Over a million Americans will seek medical treatment outside of the United States this year, but "medical tourism" is not without serious risks.
"I would vote but it's a rigged election," one man told me, "because guys like me get shut out of the system because you drink a 72-ounce Mountain Dew Code Red and try to watch The Secret Life of Pets."
For these Las Vegas women, the narrative about their candidate's struggles and sexism is manufactured by the media.
The first leg of Mark Hainds's journey—1,010 miles of Texas borderlands—is the subject of a new documentary, La Frontera.
"A lot of people lose their shit out here."
"You can't just go down there, drop some money, do a photo-op, and come back," Rahul Jandial says about doctors who travel to hospitals in poor countries.
Parque Europa stretches over 233,000 square meters and boasts a replica of Tower Bridge and the Copenhagen Mermaid among its attractions.
In the 17th century, Countess Elizabeth Bathory was accused of murdering some 650 women in modern-day Slovakia. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, that's a record.
Liberal, Missouri, was founded to be an atheist oasis in Bible country. But today, you'd never know it.
David "Cuba Dave" Strecker is facing a year in prison for violating Costa Rica's sex tourism laws after blogging extensively about his experience with the country's prostitutes.
With few places to turn, the families of the city's mentally challenged people often have to turn to facilities that are overcrowded and underfunded.