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The Coolest Cargo Planes in the World

Outside of a select few mechanical engineers and their fanboys, cargo planes rarely get the love that they deserve. But, if you enjoy two-day shipping, next day delivery, or incredible feats of human ingenuity than it’s time for you to take notice.

The World in Street Food

As we get busier, and we spend more time on the go, the quick and easy phenomenon known as street food rises to fill the gap that was previously occupied by long dinners in restaurants or at home. Street food varies widely from place to place — many cities offer relaxed regulations, which allows vendors...

The Best Taxis from Around the World

As far as the world of taxi cabs are concerned, the bar isn’t set particularly high. Most adventure-seeking travelers modestly request stain-free seats, a smooth ride, and a cost-effective route. The bar for superior taxi service isn’t very high. Perhaps, that’s because most of us have yet to experience the top-shelf customer experience offered by...

The Brink of Extinction: The Most Endangered Animals in the World

If man is the keeper of beasts, then we’re not doing a very good job. Despite the fact environmentalism and wildlife protection have come into the mainstream in the last few decades, there are still a number of animals facing complete extinction due to factors like habitat loss, hunting, and climate change.

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15 Hidden Gems in South America

If you’re planning a trip to South America and are researching your itinerary, you’ll probably see the same places over and over again. Destinations such as Machu Picchu or Salar de Uyuni are indeed amazing, but if you’d like some hidden gems, you’ll need to dig deeper.

7 Strange Halloween Traditions from Around the World

When the first frosts begin to appear in the night, many people young and old start eagerly anticipating the start of Halloween season. For most Americans, Halloween means trick-or-treating, parties with orange and black foods, and lots of miniature candy bars. For people of other nationalities, Halloween can signify a completely different type of celebration.

Myth or Truth: The Scariest Mythical Creatures from Around the World

Bedtime can be a struggle for some parents, as children fight the idea of going to bed thanks to the fear the boogeyman that resides under their bed or in their closet. We all grow up to realize there is no such thing and it’s safe to go to sleep. However, there are ton of...