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
8.6.19
Travel

The Truth Behind That Boozy 'Clown Brawl' on a Cruise Ship

We spoke to someone on the P&O Britannia cruise that resulted in a blood-soaked fight, two arrests and shame on the country.
Ammal Hassan
8.2.19
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
7.12.19
Travel

How Previous Drug Use Can Stop You Getting Into America

After a British tourist was turned away from the US because customs officials found an old text about cocaine on her phone, we asked an expert what else might get in your way.
David Hillier
6.26.19
Travel

Wow, You Really Need to Start Travelling Internationally By Train

International train travel is so much easier, quicker and greener than you think – just ask travel blogger Mark Smith, AKA "the Man in Seat 61".
Tristan Kennedy
6.21.19
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
6.19.19
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
5.13.19
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
lifestyle

The Story of How Airbnb Ruined Byron Bay

...And turned rental property landlords into millionaires.
Nat Kassel
4.11.19
Photography

Photos of Japan's Office Workers During Their 60-Hour Weeks

Sleeping on the street is socially acceptable in Japan, where nightly overtime is normal.
Laura Woods
4.9.19
Singapore

I Was On A Plane And The Pilot Announced There Was A Bomb on It

“Mum, are we going to be ok? Are we going to reach Changi?"
Vijay Singh
4.3.19
politics

Will Democrats Ever Be Able to Win Back Rural America?

A generation ago, Democrats regularly won in North Dakota. Today, the party is nearly extinct in the state. What happened?
Sam Easter
3.13.19
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