Over a million Americans will seek medical treatment outside of the United States this year, but "medical tourism" is not without serious risks.
Weekend at Bernie's x Orthodox Christianity.
I asked strangers where the worst bar in the city was, went there, and repeated the process until I ended up at Applebee's.
For 20 years, Edward has been living on his own on a mountain made of World War II debris.
How the extreme dance music has found a new home in the Netherlands' most devout area.
The first leg of Mark Hainds's journey – 1,010 miles of Texas borderlands – is the subject of a new documentary, La Frontera.
When there's an ocean between you and Donald Trump, the approaching election can feel pretty abstract.
The World Association of Ugly People counts more than 30,000 members, whose aim is to fight the cult of beauty in modern society.
"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.
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.
"You'd be surprised to see how many people drive around completely naked."
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.
Last month, more than 30,000 people showed up to watch young Ugandan men get their foreskins sliced in public.
More than 42,000 minors entered Germany alone last year seeking protection from conflict zones. Most of them are teens, hoping to adapt to a new culture on their own.
The fair in Salem, Oregon, is the country's first to include marijuana plants along with other agricultural crops.
It's bizarrely common, so we thought we'd round up a few of the best tales.
"The next thing I remember is waking up, alone, on the floor of the bar struggling with consciousness. The guy was yelling at me to pay for something."
In most of Asia the practice of illegal bombing has only been around for less than ten years, but Tokyo's history reaches back to the mid-90s.
At Tree Climbing Planet, "time stands still and your inner child lives."
British students pay the highest average university tuition in the world – so should you move to Romania for your degree in Biomedical Sciences?
The Spanish city of Seville can be compared to a post-apocalyptic landscape during the summer months.
As I traveled the nation for VICE, I saw some Americans yearning for a time that had long since passed, a time that they barely understood, a time that was defined by white supremacy.
Graffiti in Taipei used to be dominated by expats, but that's changing thanks to a new generation of dedicated and talented writers.