These stone-carved gargoyles rest atop the Notre Dame Cathedral, taking a variety of forms: goats, birds, elephants, and hybrid/mythical creatures. For centuries they have warded off evil spirits.
The world is full of mysteries, magic, and beautiful places that seem like they could only exist in our imagination, or in books and movies. Believe it or not, some of these places are actually real!
For many people, caves may just be a boring piece of hollowed-out rock. Well, this will prove them wrong as we will explore a few of the most amazing caves that exist in the world.
Buried by Mount Vesuvius in 79AD, Pompeii stands today much as it did in the first century. This archaeological time capsule gives us a glimpse of early Roman life as it was almost two thousand years ago.
Despite much effort to see the beauty in this bustling metropolis, I have come to accept that I truly hate Hanoi. Here's why.
A Columbian coffee tour is a wonderful (and delicious!) experience. My tour at Hacienda Venecia was one of the highlights of my time in the country. Here's why.
Granada is blessed with a long, rich history that makes it one of Spain’s most coveted destinations. Famous for the iconic Alhambra, there is much to see in this jewel of southern Spain.
You know that surfer vibe—that California slang? It's identifiable unlike anywhere else in the world. Between the slow surfer speak and the "valley girl" accent, there's a lot to pick up on. Language is always evolving, but let's get current with what's current.
Are you heading to Japan by yourself for the first time? Here are 25 tips to help you get the most out of your first solo trip to Japan.
Green Bay is home to the 13-time World Champions, the Green Bay Packers! It also has a lot of things to see and do for the entire family. Here is a look at the top ten things to do there.
Serene, whimsical, lyrical, thoughtful. These are but some of the accolades used over the centuries to describe the magnificent Japanese gardens on this list.
Wisconsin is the dairy capital of the world, but it is not all cows and farms. There is so much to see and do there. Here is a look at the top ten things to do in Wisconsin.
Undoubtedly one of the finest museums in the world, the Uffizi is a must see on any visit to Florence. Learn some valuable tips to avoid the long lines and make the most of your visit.
Lakes are not as frequently visited as beaches and falls. Although they are not as popular, they can certainly be just as beautiful and spectacular. Sometimes, they are even more so.
Average Caribbean daytime temperatures are in the mid-80s Fahrenheit for most destinations. That average varies by only a few degrees each month. But nothing is average or predictable about the rainfall.