Vlatch magic is an integral part in everyday life in eastern Serbia, but the country's mainstream media has linked the practice to mass killings and crime across the country. Is there any truth to those claims?
The new Greek ID cards will come with a microchip carrying the holder's NI number. Unfortunately, according to the protesters who took to the streets on Sunday, those microchips and NI numbers are instruments of the devil.
We hit up Samuel Borkson from the FriendsWithYou art collective to fill us in on his favorite spots in the city and to tell us why Downtown is the eclectic wonderland of LA.
Atlantium is a non-territorial global sovereign entity near Sydney, Australia that almost went to war with another micronation over a dispute about stamps.
With only 10 abortion clinics left in Texas and no government assistance for women looking to have the procedure, a network of volunteer groups have created a system to help women get abortions—$50 and a bus voucher at a time.
You could spend your youth grinding away at your job, paying rent and hating your life, or you could just say fuck it and move into a van.
The hip-hop artist tells us why he chose to live and make music in Chicago's Pilsen neighborhood.
VICE travels through the many neighborhoods of Halsted Street, the central artery of Chicago.
There weren't any good places to go out in Kabul, so Marc Victor set one up.
When it comes to venues in Chicago, you can take your pick.
We hit up Claire Evans and Jona Bechtolt of YACHT to give us the skinny on Silver Lake's unbeatable vintage shopping and to tell us about the magical—and fragrant—hangover cure they swear by.
We asked the musician to relive his childhood on the far North Side, and also give us a few good places to grab some food.
Get a compass or remember the lake is always east. Once you've got that down, the city is actually pretty easy to navigate.
While Chicago's got all the obvious spots to help you stock up for your next haul, designer chain stores only scratch the surface of the city's (often bizarre) shopping scene.
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.
This is Chicago and we have a God-given right to drink wherever and whenever we please.
This is a list of the fried and greasy and cheesy and horrible-for-you shit, because let's be honest, if you're reading this, you can't afford a meal at Alinea, let alone commit to a reservation six months in advance.
Chicago is a city of neighborhoods, each with their own distinct culture, nightlife, and colorful lamppost banners. Here's a starter guide.
We talk to the comedian about Hyde Park's diversity and why he will always take the train.
Here's what the house DJ had to say about her life and times on Chicago's west side.
We talk to the musician about the vibrant, south side Chicago neighborhood he calls home.
A handy guide to all the places that prove Chicago is second to no city.
Breathwork was born out of LSD research in the 1960s, and suggests that by hyperventilating, you can experience the same feeling as an acid trip.
Cambodian rocket gambling is one of the world's most bizarre gambling schemes. But for the poor locals who live below the launch zone, it's also life-threatening.