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The Local Secrets of Yokohama, Japan

Global Yodel | Posted 10.15.2015 | Travel
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"An outsider will be surprised by how modern life and history are mixed in Tokyo, Kamakura, and Yokohama. It's best to appreciate it by just walking and observing."

Discover Moscow's Local Secrets

Global Yodel | Posted 10.07.2015 | Travel
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In contrast to many European cities and capitals, in Moscow everything is always open and working virtually around the clock. You will always find a place where you can drink, eat, take a walk or go to the gym, even late at night.

Las Vegas Secrets, A Beautiful Local Guide

Global Yodel | Posted 09.25.2015 | Travel
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What is the best thing about Las Vegas? This is a city that never sleeps. There are always places to grab an awesome taco or a drink with friends pretty much any time of day!

Providence's Local Secrets: A Beautiful Local Guide

Global Yodel | Posted 08.04.2015 | Travel
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"After your meal I'd say it's time for a stroll along the canal, ending up at the RISD campus where you can explore their museum and the elusive RISD Nature Lab, but shhhh, don't disturb the furiously sketching foundation students."

Houston's Local Secrets, A Beautiful Travel Guide

Global Yodel | Posted 07.31.2015 | Travel
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We sent Houston local and photographer extraordinaire, Christian Watson to The Sam Houston Hotel, Curio Collection by Hilton to experience the historic property, shoot some beautiful photos, and create a Local Guide for Houston full of tips and local secrets just for you.

Local Secrets Only a Seattleite Would Know

Global Yodel | Posted 12.09.2014 | Travel
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Global Yodel recently caught up with Instagram star Dan Cole to ask him about his home city of Seattle. He offered some great insight, local tips and beautiful photos.

New England, Travel Secrets From a Local

Global Yodel | Posted 11.26.2014 | Travel
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New Englanders are a lot like the lobsters they catch: independent, tough­-skinned, and perhaps a bit pinchy on the outside. But once you get through their hard exteriors they are pretty sweet on the inside. They also tend to turn red when exposed to heat.

Life of an Illustrator Living in a Barn in the Woods

Global Yodel | Posted 11.25.2014 | Arts
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Global Yodel caught up with illustrator Andrew Groves who lives in a barn in the woods in Wiston, UK. Here he creates images and makes objects for clients and personal projects.

Interview with Shantanu Starick of Pixel Trade

Global Yodel | Posted 11.17.2014 | Arts
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Photographer Shantanu Starick hasn't spent a dime since June 2012. Instead, he's bartering his way around the world, trading his photography services for food, shelter and transport.

Pizza in the Wild -- This Will Either Make You Hungry or Happy or Both

Global Yodel | Posted 04.29.2014 | Home
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Using his iPhone to photograph what every iPhoneographer can only dream of capturing, Jonpaul Douglass captures pizzas in the wild. Using pepperoni pi...

15 Beautiful Hours Packed Into a Single Epic Photograph

Global Yodel | Posted 04.16.2014 | Arts
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Global Yodel caught up with Stephen Wilkes to learn more about the process of putting together these massive masterpieces. Read on learn the inspiration behind the day to night series,

The 8 Most Important Years in the History of the Mile High Club

Global Yodel | Posted 04.09.2014 | Travel
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To celebrate 100 years of flying the friendly skies, Global Yodel did a little research about the exclusive (or not so exclusive) Mile High Club. M...

These 5 Photos Will Make You Wish You Knew How to Surf

Global Yodel | Posted 04.07.2014 | Travel
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His style has the ability to catapult the viewer into the moment. Ray Collins is creating some of the most prolific surf/lifestyle photos out there.

Uttarayan, the International Kite Festival

Global Yodel | Posted 03.16.2014 | Travel
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If you find yourself in the northwest of India in January, do yourself a favor and wander toward Ahmedabad in Gujarat; you'll know you're getting close when you start to see a flurry of kites filling the sky.

Behind Closed Doors in Saudi Arabia. Interview with Olivia Arthur

Global Yodel | Posted 03.16.2014 | World
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In 2009, photographer Olivia Arthur traveled to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, to teach a photography class for women. Over the course of the two-week worksh...

New Laws for the New Year

Global Yodel | Posted 03.09.2014 | Weird News
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Heads up. Things have changed. The New Year brings new laws, and in some instances new freedoms, in destinations around the world.

Cancer Patients React to Hilariously Awful Makeovers, Their Reactions Will Melt Your Heart

Global Yodel | Posted 02.10.2014 | Arts
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This is the heart of the idea of the "If only for a second" project -- to spread smiles and happiness.

Cape Town, South Africa:Travel Tips From a Local

Global Yodel | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
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Global Yodel caught up with Cape Town local Anthea Hartzenberg and asked her about life in South Africa.

Paris Secrets Only a Local Would Know

Global Yodel | Posted 01.27.2014 | Travel
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"Paris is an astonishing theatre. Streets, squares and monuments compose its relentless scenography where the most beautiful drama takes place: Lifeworld."

Neil Krug, Photographer Profile

Global Yodel | Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts
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"I was nobody," Neil said. "And before I knew it I was in Montserrat with this band, directing their video." The gigs kept coming. Suddenly Neil found himself working with groups like Justice, Devendra Banhart and Bat for Lashes, just to name a few.

Dublin, Travel Secrets From a Local

Global Yodel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
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Global Yodel sent Lorcan Finnegan out with a DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Ireland to get his perspective on what it means to use a travel guide in his hometown. He sent back this amazing locals guide and a beautiful photo series of the streets of Dublin.

Ancient Pagan Ritual Still Being Practiced Today

Global Yodel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
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In the transition from hunting and gathering to tweeting and posting, what did we lose? That's what Charles Fréger set out to explore in his photo series Wilder Mann, a study of the costumes used in pagan rituals still practiced today in Europe.

London, Travel Secrets From a Local

Global Yodel | Posted 12.30.2013 | Travel
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We sent photographer Leila Peterson out with a DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: London to get her perspective on what it means to use a travel guide in her hometown. She sent back this amazing locals' guide with a beautiful photo series!

You Shouldn't Want to Be an Aspiring Anything: An Interview With Craigslist Joe

Global Yodel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
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For a month, Joseph documented his attempt to rely only on Craigslist for food, shelter and friendship. He traveled from LA to New York, hung out with refugees and a dominatrix, and narrowly escaped sleeping in the snow.

NYC: A Locals' Guide

Global Yodel | Posted 11.20.2013 | Travel
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"The first thing people mention is how surprisingly livable it seems. If you come here and stay in a hotel in midtown Manhattan, it's hard to imagine how people can sustain it. But if you get out on the quiet streets of Brooklyn it feels very homey."