13 Worst Countries to Visit

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Brazil is a large, gorgeous country in South America filled with excellent weather, some of the best beaches in the world, a rainforest, waterfalls, divine cuisine, famous attractions, and 62 different national parks. You should, however, carefully consider the possible dangers of choosing to visit Brazil. Its cities have some of the highest crime rates and instances of gang violence in the entire world. Drug cartels are powerful and prevalent. Poverty remains a serious issue in Brazil, which leads to many muggings and kidnappings. You may wish to find a safer place to fulfill your vacation desires.

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It’s easy to look at a travel brochure and believe in the paradise the pictures tell, but you may find that “paradise city” isn’t so idyllic after all. Here are the 17 Worst Cities in the World.

It’s not just poor customer service or outdated fixtures — some of these hotels are downright dirty and unsafe. Get ready to be grossed out by the Worst Hotels in the World.

You’d think any place with sun and sand would be worth visiting, right? Not if you go to one of the 7 Worst Beaches to Visit.



11 Great Hostels to Stay In

For budget-minded travelers in search of a cheap place to stay, hostels can be the perfect option. Generally, hostels offer much better value than hotels and short-term apartment rentals. Because less money is spent on accommodations, it allows globetrotters to designate a larger portion of their budget to good food and sightseeing activities instead.

11 Great Hostels in Europe to Stay In

If you’re a budget-minded backpacker interested in meeting fellow travelers along the way, hostels are an exceptional alternative. Intimate, community-minded, and affordable, hostels have exploded in popularity and really come a long way. From shared open-concept spaces to private ensuites, it’s easy to find a mix of both communal and secluded accommodations.

The 10 Most Historic Prisons

While jail time isn’t a walk in the park for any convicted felon, many tourists flock to historical prisons around the world when traveling. This is due to their mystic, history, and eerie ambiance. While it may seem a little crazy, visiting a local prison can provide a ton of insight on a region’s roots and culture.