Risk, romance and losing your toes inside the exclusion zone of Chernobyl.
We spoke to a member of the medical board of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints, who are responsible for separating the saints from the sinners.
Everybody hates a tourist.
Hedgehog experts weigh in on the pros and cons of human-hedgehog relations.
Because who better to ask than the residents of Peckham, currently the coolest place in London, according to multiple property developers and estate agents.
"There are many similarities between Donald Trump and her father," said an old classmate of the wannabe First Lady.
South Asian expats gather in a sandlot behind a fish market each Friday to compete in a series of wrestling matches with the aim of pinning an opponent to the ground for two seconds.
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is the latest – and largest – addition to J.K. Rowling's magical empire.
I guess that's what you get when you try to investigate separatist movements on a tourist visa.
"I had not seen or even heard of braces before coming to America. Several kids I knew had braces, and they looked like robots."
After decades of decline, the towns scattered across the desert of eastern New Mexico are disappearing. We talked to the few people who are remaining.
Thanks to a 19th century law, Americans can lay claim to any uninhabited island with birdshit on it.
Every year, in the town of El Jazmin, a group of dancers dress in fancy costume to scare the animals, as part of a local festival.
Spring break in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, is a month-long celebration of beer-soaked debauchery, which brings in thousands of day-drunk uni students – and me.
Traditional funerals often involve grilling pigs with flame throwers and sacrificing buffaloes by the dozen. Subsequently they've started charging tourists to watch.
Brazil's rogue parking attendants, known as flanelinhas, have been making money under the table for years. But now, a new law could threaten their livelihood.
Every 18 months, a dedicated group of eclipse-chasers relocates to the sliver of the Earth where they can best see the next total solar eclipse.
Every year, the Mayan villagers in Todos Santos, Guatemala, throw a wild, week-long rager. At the end of the party, the bravest townspeople stagger onto their horses to face off in a drunken—sometimes deadly—horse race.
Snoop's on tour in Bogota, Colombia, but tagged himself in the village of Bogata, Romania. We went to Bogata to find out what he'd find there, should he actually visit.
"I would be the first to cut my dog's vocal cords but the government had to go and invent 'animal rights'."
A visit to Bodyworlds – a controversial exhibition that puts skinned, plastinated bodies on display – including those of pregnant women, deformed foetuses and of people having sex.
Bartering might predate the concept of money, but these days, if you want a driving lesson from someone in exchange for half an hour with your body, you just go online.
Despite the obvious similarities, Babyclons are purportedly not reborns – the vinyl realistic dolls that are often used as replacements for real children. "We are not a uterus, we are a factory," says the director of Clon Factory, Cristina Iglesias.
For centuries, Băile Herculane was the place to bathe.