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11 Things to Know Before You Go to Morocco

College Tourist | Posted 11.25.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Morocco will easily become one of your favorite trips simply because it's so different from most other destinations. You don't want to miss out on the incredible culture, impressive landscapes and that amazing desert sky!

8 Tourist Scams To Avoid On Your Next Vacation

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 11.20.2015 | Travel

Visiting a new, unfamiliar place is thrilling and rewarding. It also requires some serious street smarts.  A new video from Buzzfeed lays ou...

There's Now A Martial Art Specifically For Selfie Stick Users

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.13.2015 | Weird News

Selfie-defense has arrived in Russia. Martial arts experts in Moscow have devised a new fighting technique specifically for selfie stick users, accor...

The Maasai

College Tourist | Posted 11.09.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Have you ever dreamt of embarking on a journey to the most remote and mysterious corners of the world? About visiting a place where you can enjoy unspoiled wilderness and meet a real warrior?

10 of London's Best Kept Secrets

College Tourist | Posted 11.09.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

If you find yourself traveling through Europe, you'll have to stop by London for some crumpets and tea! We all know about The London Eye, Buckingham Palace, and Big Ben, but after you visit those sites you need to take a behind-the-scenes look at the real heart of London.

10 Best Things About Waking Up in Surfer's Paradise

College Tourist | Posted 11.08.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

If you're lucky enough to study abroad in Australia, there's no better place to find yourself living in than Surfer's Paradise, a small town in Gold Coast, Queensland. As the name suggests, this piece of Paradise provides the perfect backdrop for all your Australian adventures.

10 Of The World's Most Beautiful Cities

College Tourist | Posted 11.09.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Zanzibar is as magical as it's name alludes. Surrounded by miles of turquoise sea and palm-packed beaches, this timeless and cultural city allures travelers from across the world.

Asylum: What You Should Know Before Applying

Umar Akbar Ahmed | Posted 10.01.2015 | Politics
Umar Akbar Ahmed

The United States offers protections to individuals who have suffered persecution, or fear that they will suffer persecution, due to their race, religion, national origin, political opinion, or membership in a particular social group.

Beware Lonely Beaches!

Carol A Miele | Posted 09.29.2015 | Travel
Carol A Miele

Savoring the sea breezes, white sandy beaches, tropical climate and thick, creamy Pina Coladas, my husband Gene and I felt like we were in Paradise! W...

Top 10 Tips for Travel Photography

College Tourist | Posted 09.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Let's face it. Trial and error is a major part of photography. I have come back from countless early mornings without a single decent photo. Yet, when I am able to capture a stunning sunrise with everything coming together it becomes entirely worth it.

Hungry Bull Elephant Nearly Gores Tourists On Safari

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.09.2015 | Weird News

My meal! Watch a bull elephant knock over tourists with his tusks and trunk as they sit down for brunch in Zimbabwe's Mana Pools National Pa...

Why Travel is the Greatest Love Story Ever Told!

College Tourist | Posted 09.02.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

What doesn't kill you makes you stronger. Like love, travel has its fair share of challenges -- challenges that help you learn to overcome fear, to find yourself, and to grow. Not to mention, challenges that make for epic stories down the road.

These 10 Cities Hate Tourists The Most, According To Tweets

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 09.02.2015 | Travel

Certain U.S. cities are known as pretty friendly destinations -- the kinds of places where you'll be greeted with a friendly smile and locals wil...

10 Reasons You Should Study Abroad

College Tourist | Posted 08.31.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

These real life experiences and problems that come with living on your own, managing money and traveling will prepare you for your future in a way that English class will never do.

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Paris

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Whilst most of Europe has a reputation for being well-dressed, Parisians are especially chic. They effortlessly look like they've stepped off a fashion runway with their neutral and classy wardrobes, so dress to impress while you're there!

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Prague

College Tourist | Posted 08.14.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

Proof that you can experience the true nature of a city by visiting it's tourist traps.

12 Hour Destination Guide to Bled, Slovenia

College Tourist | Posted 07.13.2015 | Travel
College Tourist

While Slovenia is commonly overlooked in European vacations, it is one of the most beautiful countries. Not only is the food amazing and the people friendly, the country never feels tourist heavy. No matter the restaurant, bar or museum, it feels as if you are always surrounded by locals.

Q&A With Rooftop Film Club Founder Gerry Cottle Jnr.

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 07.07.2015 | New York
J.L. Sirisuk

New York City possesses one of the most breathtaking and distinct skylines in the word. For remarkable views of the city, one of the best rooftop terraces in New York City belongs to YOTEL in Midtown Manhattan, which is home to a series of screenings this summer by the Rooftop Film Club.

8 Tourist Traps You Can Totally Skip

PureWow | Posted 07.07.2015 | Travel

If you've ever waited on a three-hour line only to find the Eiffel Tower just...meh, then you know the value of avoiding tourist traps. Here are eight places we firmly think you can skip -- and what to do with your time instead.

Love in Morocco, If You Dare

Dane Steele Green | Posted 05.04.2015 | Gay Voices
Dane Steele Green

The whole point of a vacation is to go and enjoy yourself. Do that how you will. But however great the temptation (or the thrill of almost getting caught) with this totally hot guy you just met, keep your feet on the ground.

The Hautest Place In Paris Is... A Hostel?!

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.10.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

It's perfect for solo travelers who want to mix and mingle but also value their privacy, and at 45 euros per person for a single room it's a welcome addition to the budget space in the pricey French capital.

How Not to Look Like a Tourist In Milan

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.06.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Milan is more than Italy's business or fashion capital -- it's a city as stubbornly passionate about maintaining its sense of tradition as it is dedicated to innovation. Just make sure to follow these rules on your next visit.

How Not to Look Like a Tourist in San Francisco

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.16.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Don't, under any circumstances, call the city San Fran. The name is San Francisco, S.F. if you're nasty. But never San Fran.

Jim Heimann's Very Brief History of L.A. for Visitors

Bettina Korek | Posted 12.29.2014 | Arts
Bettina Korek

The following interview with Jim Heimann was translated into Chinese for the ForYourArt Guide to Los Angeles, published on the occasion of The Los Angeles Project, an exhibition of Los Angeles artists at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art in Beijing.

The Golden Journey To Samarkand

Jared S. Baumeister | Posted 12.08.2014 | Travel
Jared S. Baumeister

The poem "The Golden Journey to Samarkand," by James Elroy Flecker, has no doubt launched countless journeys to the ancient Silk Road city in southern Uzbekistan.