Despite several attempts to ban the practice and the handful of injuries it regularly causes, the tradition has carried on for 300 years.
Lisbon, Paris, Amsterdam, Barcelona and Berlin are using the COVID pandemic as an opportunity to reshape their rental markets.
I recently travelled from Toronto to L.A. to Baja, taking advantage of some confusing travel bans. It eventually caught up to me.
Blithely setting off for a fun group trip isn't an option right now. But people are finding ways to be more deliberate—and exclusive—about how they get away together in a pandemic.
We dive into India's contentious relationship with porn. An aspiring gay pornstar, the inventor of the anti-porn addiction app, and an anti-abuse activist/boudoir photographer lay out how India's porn watching habits capture its attitude towards sex.
VICE’s Manisha Krishnan traveled to Poole's Land, a remote oceanside community where young people live in anarchy, to figure out why they decided to move there and try out the lifestyle for herself.
For years, artist Nicolas Bruno has suffered from sleep paralysis, a terrifying condition in which he is paralyzed while experiencing vivid nightmares in his dream state.
The Orient Express, the Golden Eagle, the Blue Train: luxury train travel is having a moment. We sent our reporter on not one of those trains at all.
Every year, the people of the French village Cournonterral gather to mark the end of a 12th century battle by chasing each other around with barrels of dark wine.
Artists, models, and revelers remember a gloriously liberated decade of going out and making art—and the legendary watering holes that made it possible.