Critics say the minister's comments place the burden on women to prevent rape in a country with a rampant sexual-assault problem.
Why would anyone want to drive a decommissioned tank around the countryside of what used to be East Germany? Why not?
On this episode of Daily VICE, we visit one of Rio's poorest neighborhoods in an attempt to understand a controversial form of tourism.
Increased tourist attention towards the favelas of Rio has afforded residents new financial opportunities—but not all stand to thrive from it.
Since the Sousse attacks of 2015, Tunisia's deckchairs have been empty and its hotels abandoned.
Why have busloads of tourists been coming to this sleepy Oxfordshire village and taking selfies in people's yards? I decided to find out.
Your body is a thing of beauty that will not be improved by a picture or a dreamcatcher or your name misspelled in Cantonese.
Fleet Week functions as a kick-off to summer and the chance for New Yorkers and tourists to take some pretty amazing sailor selfies.
Some groups are pissed about the influx of Westerners visiting the Amazon to dress up like the indigenous people and bastardize their rituals.
Risk, romance, and losing your toes inside the exclusion zone of Chernobyl.
"There are many similarities between Donald Trump and her father," said an old classmate of the wannabe first lady.
Snoop, who is on tour in Bogota, Colombia, tagged himself in the village of Bogata, Romania. We went to Bogata to find out what he'd find there, should he actually visit.
In August 2015, photographer Jörg Brüggemann traveled to the Greek island of Kos to document the interactions between refugees and vacationers there.
The gig is more entertainment than ass-kicking, though.
Conventional city wisdom will have you avoid all touristy areas at all times, but sometimes it's fun to play tourist whether you are one or not.
Nanjie used to be a shining example of communism at work. Today, it's a fading time capsule where young Chinese nationals can indulge their 'Maostalgia.'
The controversial museum is the latest site in the contentious battle over the city's gentrification.
Peru recently announced plans for its first official contact with the Mashco-Piro people. Local officials had long opposed interacting with the group, one of Peru's 15 uncontacted tribes, which know of the wider world but remain aloof from it.
Seattle's tourism board wants to boycott the scenic Vancouver Island city, which still dumps its raw sewage into the ocean.
Photographer Andreas Langeland Bjørseth recently spent some time in Rome documenting the ancient city's very modern obsession with the selfie stick.
One vacationer even had a mystery liquid labeled "fuel" poured over him by a guy with a crudely drawn-on beard and an improvised headdress.
While getting your crude oil all over the place is usually frowned upon, there's one town in Azerbaijan that's tied its fortune to dunking tourists in the stuff.
Tourists and urban explorers are going crazy over haunting tours of the radioactive site.
The influx of tourists over winter has created a booming micro industry for migratory sex workers in Queenstown.