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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
8.28.18
Travel

A Single Woman’s Guide to Making Friends in a Hostel

Give that party hostel a chance, but don’t worry about being slut-shamed.
Mica Lemiski
6.25.18
privacy

Border Guards Looked Through Nearly 60 Percent More Electronic Devices in 2017 than in 2016

Customs and Border Protection released a new directive Friday with more detailed guidelines for searching phones and computers.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.5.18
Stuff

I Quit My Job to Look for Love Full-Time

Yvonne Eisenring spent one year traveling to 12 countries and going on more than 50 dates.
Wlada Kolosowa
11.2.16
Stuff

What It's Like to 'Go Traveling' When You're from a Country Everyone Fears

For young Iraqis, the process of just trying to get visas adds another dimension to the concept of "#wanderlust."
Ahmed Twaij
10.8.16
Travel

How to Travel Without Being a Jerk

Your body is a thing of beauty that will not be improved by a picture or a dreamcatcher or your name misspelled in Cantonese.
Nilu
6.15.16
News

Everything We Know So Far About the Disappearance of Two Australian Surfers in Mexico

Dean Lucas and Adam Coleman have been missing since November 21.
Julian Morgans
12.2.15
Travel

The Little-Known Capitalist History of the Highway Map

Since the early 1900s, road maps have been designed to advance capitalism, influencing where and how people travel.
Jeff Allen
11.26.15
Travel

Traveling as a Trans Person Is Exhausting and Dangerous

For trans people, airport confrontations are more than embarrassing, they can also be incredibly physically threatening.
Fury
11.11.15
Travel

What I Learned Hitchhiking Across Canada

I made a 5,600-mile journey in a month thanks to drivers I adorned with nicknames like Kush Grandpa, John the Racist, Four Divorces, and Nice Mike.
Emma Cosgrove
8.27.15
Travel

All the Types of People You'll Meet at a Hostel

Do yourself a favor and avoid anyone wearing a fedora.
Ewout Lowie
8.13.15
INDIA

You Can Now Order Pizza to Be Delivered Onto a Crowded Train in India

Pizza deliverymen: despite being the pimple-pocked, gallivanting key holders to humanity’s single greatest achievement, they are routinely subjugated to levels of abuse that would leave even a Klaus Kinski fever dream seeming pale by comparison.
Alex Swerdloff
7.20.15
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