This Is Why You Should Always Check Your Hotel For Bed Bugs, Even If It’s Upscale

As someone who has gone through the terrible ordeal of getting bed bugs in their home, I am constantly on high alert at any hotel I visit — no matter how many stars it has. Unfortunately, not everyone knows to look before they put their bags down or take a nap on the bed. Elgin Ozlen and his girlfriend were victims of this lack of knowledge. When Ozlen’s mom bought…

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In dialogue with the divine

Since times immemorial India is being described and perceived as the land of temples. While travelling one comes across numerous temples of varied antiquity, size and religious importance giving the c Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/features/metroplus/in-dialogue-with-the-divine/article8981669.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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Somehow, These People Fell In Love With Ghosts. And They’re Serious.

Love is a powerful thing. In weddings, the bride and groom pledge that they will love each other “until death” but can love continue beyond death? We may never know the answer, but there are numerous tales and reports of ghost lovers who still haunt our earth, pining after a love lost. After hearing these stories, ask yourself, “Do I believe in love after life?” 1.) The original owner of…

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If You’re Even Thinking About Traveling, You Need To Know These Greetings.

We all know how hard it is to say goodbye, but what many forget is that saying hello isn’t all that easy, either. (Especially if there is a handshake involved.) If you’re a world traveler, then you know that people even have to worry about offending someone by not using the correct greeting. That’s right: there are more to saying hi than just shaking hands… or bumping fists… or hugging… or, well,…

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Two Moms Are Making Easter Way Easier For Parents While Coping With Something Awful

Forget the Easter Bunny — these two Arizona moms are going to be celebrating the April 16 holiday by “egging” houses for a good cause. And by egging houses, I don’t mean they’ll be throwing actual eggs all over the neighborhood like a couple of annoying teenagers. Instead, Summer Roger and Janelle Cavanagh will be setting up egg hunts on Easter eve to raise money for their babies’ upcoming heart…

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Vijay Mallya can get travel document: Centre

Dismissing beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya’s claim that he is unable to travel back as his passport has been suspended by Indian authorities, the government on Thursday said any citizen could ap Read more: http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/vijay-mallya-can-get-travel-document-centre/article9111778.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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This Woman Explores Abandoned Places In Russia, And Her Latest Trek Is So Unsettling

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Urban exploration is becoming more popular by the day. With no shortage of abandoned places to explore, Russia tops the list of countries frequented by these adventurers. Following the end of the Soviet Union, vast tracts of industrial areas were left abandoned and neglected. While some might consider these areas urban blights, explorers see them as new frontiers. One of Russia’s greatest urban explorers is a…

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You’ll Be Hit With Serious Wanderlust When You Read This Woman’s Travel Notes

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); South African globetrotter Anje Rautenbach from Going Somewhere Slowly has made it her mission to bring her social media followers around the world in a way that far surpasses the usual photo-sharing model. Instead of snapping photos of dream locations and sharing them on Instagram with aspirational captions, she makes her mark the old-fashioned way by putting pen to paper. Whenever inspiration strikes, she jots down…

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