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Around the World in 80-ish Tips

Raja Farah | Posted 06.24.2015 | Travel
Raja Farah

Travel to places that you've never heard of, that make you uncomfortable, that are very hard to get to. Travel where you'll be isolated for days on end. Leave your phone, your iPad, your laptop, your prejudice and your problems at home.

This Incredible Acrobatic Couple Is Getting Married 38 Times In 83 Days On 6 Continents

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.20.2015 | Weddings

Many starry-eyed marriage proposals promise the world. Cheetah Platt, 30, and Rhian Woodyard, 32, are actually following through on that promise. ...

How To Travel The World On $40 A Day

Anne Collins Howard | Posted 04.01.2015 | Travel
Anne Collins Howard

When we tell people that we traveled to 302 cities in 33 countries across 6 continents for our honeymoon, they generally assume we are millionaires--far from it.

Toughest Job in Sports Journalism

Tim Wendel | Posted 01.10.2015 | Sports
Tim Wendel

Sideline reporters in sports are usually window dressing. The cameras cut to them between innings or after the game as they try to chat up the likes o...

Fermented Shark And More Of The World's Stinkiest Foods

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.13.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Some foods, though they might actually be surprisingly tasty, assault our sense of smell.

Volvo Ocean Race Ready to Set Sail

Tim Wendel | Posted 12.01.2014 | Sports
Tim Wendel

The Volvo Ocean Race sets sail again. The 12th edition of the around-the-world departs soon from Alicante, Spain, and ends in Gothenburg, Sweden, in late June 2015. With 11 ports of call and nearly 40,000 nautical miles, it's a voyage right out of Moby Dick.

The 5 Greatest Burger Places Outside America

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.30.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

The burger phenomenon is so big that it has gone worldwide.

Unusual Starbucks Drink Flavors Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.24.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

It may just be worth it to pop into America's most recognizable coffee shop and see just how unrecognizable the menu becomes.

Iconic Cookie Brands From Around the World

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.22.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

In the States we may find pantries filled with Chips Ahoy!, but head to Spain and you are likely to find Lu Principe cookies.

7 Beautiful Beef Sandwiches From Around The World

Foodbeast | Posted 11.08.2014 | Taste
Foodbeast

Whether your cows go moo, meuh, ụm bò or eum-mae, it's hard denying the sheer pleasure of biting into a good chunk of beef.

The Best American Restaurants Outside The States

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.31.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

It is hard to go too long without a juicy cheeseburger smack between the fluffiest bun.

Surviving 18 Months Traveling With My Wife

Kip Patrick | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
Kip Patrick

Was surviving our sojourn an achievement worth noting on a resume? And more importantly, am I so terrible a travel partner as to note mere survival as a successful outcome? This would require serious thought.

5 Amazing Libraries You Must Visit

Off Track Planet | Posted 08.30.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

To safeguard libraries from analog death, modern book houses are spruced up with crazy cool architectural cues and new forms of media to keep you people comfortable and entertained while being informed.

Fast-Food Restaurants We Wish Were In The U.S.

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.30.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Diners can likely find fast-food chains almost anywhere in the world these days.

Foods That Are Better Outside the U.S.

The Daily Meal | Posted 08.28.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Though it is often a point of contention, many argue that the overseas version is simply a lot better than its American counterpart.

Where Is Amelia Earhart's Plane?

Richard Bangs | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

After she flew the Atlantic solo in 1932, landing in a farmer's field in Londonderry, Northern Ireland, Amelia Earhart became the most famous woman in the world.

The Best Fans From Every World Cup Nation

The Huffington Post | Amanda Golden | Posted 06.17.2014 | World

Competition is fierce at the 2014 FIFA World Cup, and not only on the field. As fans from around the world cheer on their teams, each nation appears t...

5 Scary Monster Myths From Around The World

The Active Times | Posted 08.15.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

You don't even have to look too far. The United States has several versions of Sasquatch, including the Ohio Grassman and the Florida Skunk Ape, not to mention its fair share of lake monsters in the mold of Nessie.

5 Interesting Ways People Stay Fit Around the World

The Active Times | Posted 08.12.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

America loves Soul Cycle, Spinning, CrossFit, and gluten-free foods--just to name a few of the health and fitness trends that are popular parts of the...

Most Beautiful Countries to Visit Around the World

The Active Times | Posted 08.11.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

Extraordinary, pristine landscapes. Scenery that takes your breath away. An exotic mix of plants and animals. Not the sort of places you get to visit every day -- or can get to in a day. Those qualities define our kind of destination.

The World's Most Culturally Rich Countries

The Active Times | Posted 08.03.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

For hundreds, in some cases, thousands of years, others have stood at the same spots and been touched by the same emotions. The connection to a country's cultural heritage holds a powerful attraction for many tourists and travelers.

5 Tasty Beer Museums You Must See

Off Track Planet | Posted 07.21.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Beer and brewery museums aren't just great tourist attractions, they're also places to get in touch with the lifestyle of the locals. After hitting a brew-seum, keep your buzz riding at local pub and show off your new found knowledge.

The World's Most Alcoholic Beers

The Daily Meal | Posted 07.16.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Did you know that you're currently sipping lager in the midst of an all-out beer war? It's true. Brewers all over the world have been in a no-holds-ba...

5 Ways To Drink Coffee Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.16.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

No matter where you find yourself in the world, chances are you'll start your day off with a cup of coffee.

Food Pyramids From Around The World

The Daily Meal | Posted 05.14.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

It's clear that the outline for what's healthy to eat and what isn't is similar everywhere.