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7 Weird Destinations You Never Knew Existed

Robert Schrader | Posted 08.17.2016 | Travel
Robert Schrader

Don’t be fooled by the relaxing blues, greens and whites you see from outer space: our planet is a weird, weird place. The best part about the items...

TNT Wedding Favors Caused Evacuation At Denver Airport

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 10.01.2015 | Weird News

DENVER (AP) — A wedding gift was no joke to TSA agents checking bags in a screening room at Denver International Airport. An agent watching an X-ray...

Hitler's Abandoned Hospital Is One Of The Scariest Places Ever

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 09.09.2015 | Travel

It's hard not to wonder what the world might be like today if the Beelitz-Heilstätten hospital, whose ruins still stand in Berlin, were never there t...

This Is What It's REALLY Like To Vacation In North Korea

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

With its rigid presentation, lies and exclusivity -- not the mention the terrible image retouching -- mysterious North Korea undeniably piques the cur...

German Man Sets Record For Longest Birthday Ever

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.07.2015 | Weird News

Sven Hagemeier had a 26th birthday he’ll never forget: All 46 hours of it Hagemeier, of Leipzig, Germany, turned 26 on August 4, and stretched it o...

The 6 Most Annoying Tourists You'll Meet On Vacation

Cracked.com | David Moye | Posted 08.05.2015 | Weird News

People who travel extensively learn one lesson loud and clear: There are lots of tourists who will irritate you beyond belief. Cracked.com has identif...

10 Of The World's Weirdest Tourist Attractions

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 07.30.2016 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

by Marisa LaScala, Condé Nast Traveler United Archives GmbH / Alamy An homage to Stonehenge made of classic cars. A museum devoted to instant...

Who Wants To Play With This 3-Eyed Dog?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.29.2015 | Weird News

Step right up! Step right up! Who wants to see the diseased brains of Connecticut? Idaho's Craters of the Moon also awaits you, and if you're feeli...

Burn, Snowman! Burn!

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.17.2015 | Weird News

Switzerland is a country known for holey cheese, knives that double as nail clippers and bottle openers, and a great place to store artwork pilfered b...

7 Small Towns Who Have A LOT To Be Proud Of

Thrillist | Posted 06.13.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

People are really proud of their small towns.

5 Places That Keep Austin Weird

Travel + Leisure | Posted 03.15.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

The best, weirdest places around Austin aren't really trying to be weird. They're more focused on following their own spirit. They don't care about trends; they do care about creating and sharing something that they love.

The World's Strangest Streets

Travel + Leisure | Posted 01.04.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Whether you're hailing a toboggan or putting on your walking shoes, take a trip down the world's strangest streets.

Southwest Airlines Loses 85-Year-Old Passenger

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.27.2014 | Weird News

Airlines misplace luggage all the time, but Southwest Airlines is coming under fire for losing a passenger. After visiting her daughter, Alice Vati...

NOT FARE: Woman Arrested After Refusing To Pay For $980 Cab Ride

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.08.2014 | Weird News

A Massachusetts woman is being accused of taking a cab driver for a ride -- by refusing to pay a $980 cab fare. On Wednesday, Denise Rebelato, 31, ...

Top 10 Extreme Hotels Worldwide

GAYOT.com | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel
GAYOT.com

Instead of another cookie-cutter hotel room, why not stay in a bubble in a French forest, or ride an elephant onto your private island in Sri Lanka? A stay at one of GAYOT.com's Top 10 Extreme Hotels Worldwide is a guarantee of a one-of-a-kind vacation.

You Went Where? // Weird Travel

Dane Steele Green | Posted 03.12.2014 | Travel
Dane Steele Green

The world is a lot smaller today. Tibet is no longer a distant dreamland, the Amazon is a plane ride away. Trying to find a unique vacation spot is a ...

Arin Greenwood

The Amazing Place Where Mermaids Rule

HuffingtonPost.com | Arin Greenwood | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel

Florida may be the only place in the world where mermaids are among the state employees. Weeki Wachee Springs, about an hour from Tampa, bills itse...

6 Bizarre Dining Experiences Around The World

Posted 11.13.2013 | Travel

The experienced traveler does not fear trying new foods, however weird they may be. But when it comes to crazy dining experiences, even the most world...

10 Surprising Things About Being An American In Italy

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Italy is one of the most beautiful, historical, delicious countries in the world. From ancient ruins in Rome to couture boutiques in Milan to cobblest...

Too Broke to Travel? This Agency Sends Your Stuffed Animals on Vacation

Roadtrippers | Posted 12.29.2013 | Travel
Roadtrippers

If your wallet is a little too light to take that holiday vacation, a new service is offering an inexpensive way to live your travel life vicariously... through your stuffed animals.

There Are Some Bizarre Sights Out There

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 10.08.2013 | Travel

From the strange to the creepy to the gross, cities around the world have some bizarre tourist attractions. Whether you have a love of all things ...

This Is Not Where You Think It Is

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 09.14.2013 | Travel

Take a look at the photos below. You know this place, right? This is Thames Town. It's got quaint rowhouse-lined cobblestone streets... And...

Resort Offers Naked Hiking Opportunities

The Frederick News-Post, Md. | Lizzy Mclellan | Posted 08.20.2013 | DC

Friday marks the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, the first day of summer and, of course, Hike Naked Day. While not recognized or celebr...

PHOTOS: Earth's Strangest Towns

Travel + Leisure | Posted 04.09.2013 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Slab City, CA, is unafraid to embrace its quirks.

PHOTOS: Haunted Pit Stop On Rt. 66

Richard Southall | Posted 04.06.2013 | Travel
Richard Southall

The ghosts I was writing about were just normal people pursuing their aspirations and dreams down an American road.