travel

Australiana

This Australian Island Used to Be a Kind of 1980s Ibiza

Remembering when Great Keppel Island was advertised as “a great place to get wrecked.”
Gavin Butler
9.14.18
crime

My Father Became a Murderer to Save My Family

My father killed a man when I was 13 years old. Later that night, my grandfather helped him hide the body.
Sara
9.13.18
travel

Happiest Country in the World: Searching for the Secret to Finland’s Success

The Finns have it right when it comes to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
Amuse Team
9.11.18
FOOD

I Destroyed My Insides by Eating a 5,000-Calorie Box Full of Fried Food

Don't try this at home.
Tom Usher
9.7.18
SEX

I Was a Jealous Partner Until I Went on a Swingers Vacation

If you told me a year ago that I'd watch my husband get a blowjob from a stranger and not feel jealous, I'd have laughed in your face.
Erica Garza
9.1.18
travel

I Biked the Most Dangerous Road in the World

The old highway that connects the city of La Paz with the tropical Bolivian Yungas is one of the most dangerous roads on the planet. For daring cyclists, it’s a tourist destination.
Miguel Ángel Vicente de Vera
8.30.18
travel

People Tell Us About the Crazy Stuff They Snuck Past Airport Security

"I didn't want to throw that gram of cocaine away. My grandmother lived through the war and raised me to never waste things."
Alba Carreres
8.29.18
travel

Inside the Incredibly Bizarre World of Japanese Mascots

From sentient douches to hepatitis elephants, Japan has a mascot for every occasion.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
8.28.18
environment

Airlines are Producing Millions of Tonnes of Unrecyclable Waste Every Year

Chemtrails may be the least of our concerns.
Gavin Butler
8.22.18
travel

How to Travel Without Paying for Accommodation

If you have no money and no pets, read this.
Sam Nichols
8.22.18
switzerland

This Four-Star Hotel Shames Food-Wasters with Photos of Starving Children

At Hotel Monopol, Chinese guests have been singled out for their alleged tendency to load up their plates at the buffet and then ditch the piles of uneaten food.
Hilary Pollack
8.17.18
Ghosts

I (Allegedly) Saw a Ghost in a Haunted Antiques Store

I went to the Haunted Antiques Paranormal Research Center in an attempt to have a paranormal experience, and I did—kind of.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
8.3.18