Travel

Between Europe's Borders

How the Netherlands Nearly Banned Tourists from Buying Weed

Should tourists in the Netherlands be allowed to buy weed?
Thijs Roes
8.7.19
food news

Instagrammer Threatened With Criminal Charges for Photo of Airline's Ugly Menu

While flying business class on Garuda Indonesia, he was handed a handwritten menu on what looked like a sheet of spiral-bound paper.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.20.19
Travel

This Bali Instagram Hotspot Is a Sham

The camera trick used at Lempuyang temple, popularly known as 'Gate of Heaven’, is more common around the world than you may think.
Ikhwan Hastanto
7.12.19
Culture

Hostel Managers Tell Us Their Worst Backpacker Stories

"He crapped himself while crawling up the stairs, then slid over in it, then picked it up and carried it back to his room."
Laura Woods
7.11.19
lifestyle

Western Australia Is Lonely Planet’s Best Place to Visit in the Asia Pacific

Other top contenders include New Zealand, Japan, and Fiji.
Meera Navlakha
7.8.19
Australia Today

An Australian Pilot Fell Asleep Mid-Flight and Overshot his Destination by 78km

A safety report later found the pilot hadn't slept for 24 hours before the flight.
Gavin Butler
6.26.19
Documentary

Werner Herzog's New Film Is About an Old, Dead Friend

"When he came to see my new film at the time, the first thing he said was: 'Werner, I'm dying.' I said, 'Yes I can see that.'"
Daniel Dylan Wray
6.21.19
lifestyle

The Sleaze and Danger of Working 88 Days on an Australian Farm

Backpackers share their stories of sexual harassment and isolation in the pursuit of second-year 417 working visas.
Claire Hubble
6.4.19
weird

Welcome to the Indonesian Village That Builds Guns

VICE travelled to West Java where the residents of Cipacing have been making air rifles for over a century.
Iqbal Kusumadirezza
5.21.19
Travel

This Theme Park Devoted to Ancient Aliens Really Makes You Think

One of the park's main attractions is a flight simulator that suggests Peru's Nazca Lines might be a landing strip for alien craft.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete
5.12.19
LGBTQ

How One Woman Created a Home for the Trans Community in Vietnam

Meet Jessica Ca: founder of the only trans club in Ho Chi Minh and mentor to the city's LGBTQ community.
Zoe Osborne
5.1.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

You Can Now Hike Along the World’s Most Heavily-Armed Border

The demilitarised zone separating North and South Korea has been opened to civilians for the very first time. And it's crawling with rare and endangered wildlife.
Gavin Butler
5.1.19
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