You Might Think These Wildlife Photos Are Staged, But That’s How Close He Really Got

November 19, 2017

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); If you’ve ever been to a national park, you know that approaching wildlife is typically frowned upon. And for good reason. That’s their turf, and things can go from bad to worse in two seconds flat if they feel like you’re encroaching on their territory. But what would you be able to witness if they couldn’t see you? That’s exactly what photographer George Turner aimed to…

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Giant Pandas Are No Longer Considered Endangered, So Not Everything Sucks!

November 11, 2017

If “life is terrible and everything hurts” is something that often comes out of your face, we have good news for you! News about anything that isn’t psychologically damaging is hard to come by these days, but monitoring agencies have officially declared that the giant panda is no longer endangered, since numbers are rising in the wild. See? Life doesn’t have to be the worst! googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DCBP_ATF’); }); According…

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10 ‘Facts’ The Vice Presidential Candidates Got Wrong During Last Night’s Debate

October 14, 2017

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); The first Vice Presidential Debate of the 2016 election cycle was held on Tuesday, October 4 at Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia. And as is the case for most debates, facts did not always reign supreme when Governor Mike Pence (R-IN) and Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) started talking. Although human error is inevitable, it’s always useful to parse out where our leaders fall short during debates…

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This Lake Would Be Beautiful If It Didn’t Happen To Be Full Of Human Bones

September 8, 2017

When it comes time for thrillseekers to choose where they want to go on vacation, destinations shrouded in mystery often make their way to the top of the list. And Roopkund is one of those places. Only the most adventurous trekkers make their way to this far-flung glacial lake, and for good reason. After all, it takes some serious guts and training to journey into the Himalayas to find a…

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This Tiny Device Is About To Totally Change The Way You Travel

August 31, 2017

Knowing only one language can really change the way you see the world, and it’s usually not for the better. While some take the easy approach and just assume that everyone speaks English, others feel a little embarrassed about not being able to understand people from around the world in their mother tongues. After all, there are few things more beautiful than language, the form and function of which reveal…

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Photographer Reveals The Stunning Details Of Famous Cities With Downcast Eyes

August 27, 2017

We’ve seen artists who focus their eyes upward when traveling through some of the most beautiful cities in the world, and now we have one who takes equally stunning shots by doing the exact opposite. German photographer Sebastian Erras invites viewers to look at iconic cities from a unique perspective in a gorgeous collaboration with Pixartprinting. By casting his camera downward, he takes us on brightly colored strolls through cities…

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Artists Have Just Recreated Van Gogh’s Bedroom, And You Can Spend The Night

August 27, 2017

When it comes to traveling on a budget, Airbnb is a thrifty adventurer’s best friend. If you’re not familiar with the service, this site connects travelers with people who are renting out rooms (and sometimes entire homes) in their destination city. It’s a great way to save some money and avoid the cookie-cutter atmosphere of chain hotels. That uniqueness is what drives more and more people to Airbnb every day,…

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While The World Is Fixated On Red Cups, This Girl Creates Starbucks Art

August 6, 2017

If you don’t live under a rock, you’ve probably heard about the bizarre controversy that Starbucks is dealing with right now. Everyone seems to have an opinion about those red cups, but while Internet commenters are duking it out on social media, one awesome young artist is busy turning Starbucks cups into vibrant works of art. Let Carrah Aldridge help you take a break from all of that tension so…

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16 Times When The Reality Of Travel Fell Painfully Short Of Expectations

August 3, 2017

If you’ve ever battled your way through a sea of selfie sticks, you know that the reality of visiting dream destinations isn’t always so sweet. You just can’t underestimate the power of a great camera and a clever crop. While traveling is absolutely always a privilege, you have to admit that watching throngs of people ham it up for selfies against famously beautiful backdrops is a little jarring (and endlessly…

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You’re About To Get Jealous Of What This Dog Does Every Day

July 21, 2017

You know what’s better than traveling? Nothing. Just kidding — dogs are way better, and that’s probably why this four-year-old golden retriever named Aspen is living the absolute dream. Along with his pals Hunter and Sarah Lawrence — a photographer and floral designer, respectively — Aspen hits the open road and sees some of the most stunning sights that America has to offer. Luckily for us, his mom and dad…

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