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.
Seven of his vintage synths and one that he built himself.
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.
Traditional funerals often involve grilling pigs with flamethrowers and sacrificing buffaloes by the dozen. Subsequently they've started charging tourists to watch.
Spring break in Lake Havasu City, Arizona, is a month-long celebration of beer-soaked debauchery, which brings in thousands of day-drunk college students—and me.
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.
A gutbomb of chickpeas, stale bread, eggs, and a whole lot of harissa, lablabi is a favorite of the Tunisian working class.
People on vacation, walking around half-naked and drinking all day—life at Club Med was relaxing and perverted at the same time.
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, 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.
For a week each year, the Mayan villagers of Todos Santos, Guatemala, get wasted and race horses during their Skach Koyl festival. Sometimes people fall, sometimes people die. I decided to join them.
A visit to Bodyworlds—a controversial exhibition that puts skinned, plastinated bodies on display—including those of pregnant women, deformed fetuses, and of people having sex.
Until recently, Thailand's Molam music has been marginalized and dismissed as "taxi driver music," or entertainment for the lower classes. But now it's being embraced by the West.
Drinking games! Dance contests! VIP club entrance! Can this get any better?!
The first episode of our new LGBT travel series GAYCATION airs on VICELAND today. We spoke to hosts Ellen Page and Ian Daniel about their experience making the series.
We asked our European VICE offices about their countries' rich traditions when it comes to cursing: The Serbians will threaten to fuck the first row of people at your funeral, while the Danish will call you an "ass banana."
Watch the first episode of GAYCATION on VICELAND, where we travel with Ellen Page and Ian Daniel to explore Japan's contradictory LGBT culture.
"I hate Winnipeg" might be the most famous lyric written about my home city, but I can't help but think how the godawful winters helped make us eccentric weirdos.
In some cases, women have seen the bomb squad called for carrying breast milk through airport security.
Puerto Rico's economy has tanked, but that's barely made a dent on the lucrative cockfighting industry.
VICE reporter Milène Larsson investigates why the deadly industry of mining and selling asbestos—a known carcinogen that kills more than 100,000 people a year—is still going strong.
The efforts to expand a US Marine Corps base on the island of Okinawa has drawn ongoing protests from wary locals, while a potential conflict with China looms in the future.