TRAVEL-CULTURE

20 Of The Most Bizarre And Gravity-Defying Bridges In The World

The world is full of structural man-made marvels. Just go to any city or globally renowned landmark and you’ll see a plethora of architecture that’s as fascinating as it is functional.

Routine City Survey Reveals An Underground Secret That Had Been Lost For Centuries

From the bright lights of New York City to the ancient monuments of Jerusalem, every city has a special history that only becomes more interesting the deeper you dig—sometimes literally!

Drained Paris Canal Reveals A Startling Secret From Napoleon's Past

The Canal Saint-Martin in Paris is one of the city’s oldest and most beautiful waterways. Despite its storied history and undeniable beauty, the centuries-old, 4.5-kilometer canal is also one of the dirtiest, and it has to be periodically cleaned out.

Man Hunting A Tiger Stumbles Onto A Strange Cave With An Incredible Secret Inside

It may be an understatement, but people sure have accomplished some truly amazing things in the name of religion. The frescoes of the Sistine Chapel, for example, are some of the most spectacular pieces of not just religious art, but art in general.

People Are Forbidden From Setting Foot On This Island For A Very Disturbing Reason

Plenty of people dream about visiting a tropical island where they can unwind on the beach and let their worldly worries drift away—a place of beauty safe from the dangers of the world.

20 Insanely Dangerous Roads No One In Their Right Mind Would Ever Want To Drive On

It’s easy to fall into a routine when you have the same commute to and from work each day. You could probably drive it blindfolded because you’re so familiar with all of the twists, turns, stops, and bumps in the road, right?

Guy Breaks Into An Abandoned Old Castle And Finds A Scene Stranger Than Fiction

It’s safe to say that everyone on Earth has a hobby or two. Whether you’re the President of the United States or a high school principal, you still need something to occupy the time you spend when you aren’t working. That’s true especially if you’re a writer; after all, you’ll need something interesting to write about!

27 Before And After Pics That Show How Iconic Landmarks Have Changed Over Time

Time has a way of changing things. It changes people, causing our bones to ache and our muscles to tighten as we get older, but it doesn’t stop there: it can change our favorite places, too.

Farmer Knocks Over A Stone And Uncovers The Hidden Entrance To A Thousand-Year-Old Secret

Like the rest of its European compatriots, Scotland is steeped with a colorful, complex history. And no, it isn’t all just the brutal head-lopping found in Bravehart—though there is a great deal of war in the country’s rearview mirror.

10 Of The Weirdest Things Ever Discovered By Airport Security

Everyone knows just what a pain it is to have to go to the airport. You wait in endless lines and it can feel like almost nothing you pack is actually allowed on the airplane anymore.

China's New 'God Of War' Statue Is Unlike Anything They've Ever Built Before

Over the past century, China has become known for its towering skyscrapers that make for an impressive skyline. These gigantic buildings draw tourists from all around the world and offer them the chance to see architectural beauty up close.

Massive City Is 6 Times The Size Of New York But Almost No One Goes Inside It

In most countries, big cities are where the action is. England is known for the theaters, towers, and bridges of London, while anyone stopping by Japan has to experience the electric atmosphere in Tokyo for at least a day.

Crazy Video Reveals What Really Happens When People Try To Pour Water Over The Hoover Dam

Visually stunning and often fantastically engineered, dams are proof that man can indeed tame nature. By controlling the flow of water, cities are able to generate electricity and effectively manage resources.

Here Are The Most Secure Places To Wait Out A Zombie Apocalypse

When it comes to supernatural threats, it doesn’t get much scarier than zombies. Sure, they might not be particularly smart or agile, but their relentless hunger for braaaains is enough to send a shiver down anyone’s spine.

What's Hiding Inside This Old German Air Hangar Is The Last Thing Anyone Would Expect

If you plan a trip to the central European nation of Germany, you’re certainly not expecting to see any pristine tropical beaches or picturesque waves. You’d have to visit a locale closer to the equator if you’re seeking that kind of vacation. Or would you?

Anyone Can Buy This Huge Mansion For Just $137K, But The Location Makes Most Think Twice

A mansion always tops the list of things any of us would love to own in our lifetimes. We like to picture what our lives would be like if we went home every day to living quarters that felt like a castle.

Massive Hole In The Rock Leads Farmer To A Discovery That Stuns The Entire World

We all have a list of places that we would like to visit in our lifetime. For many, this includes traveling to Egypt to visit the Great Pyramids or to China to see the Great Wall.

These Are America's 10 Most Dangerous Highways

There are some roads you can drive with your eyes closed. You know the exact degree of every turn and where that stop sign hides behind the overgrown hedge. In fact, you know them so well that driving them is a breeze.

Passenger Jet Pulls Off A Stunning Landing After Navigating 3 Tornadoes

When it comes to travel, it doesn’t get any faster than flying. However, if you’re one of the nearly 1 in 3 people in the United States who is afraid of flying, it can be a real trial on your nerves.

The Government Will Actually Pay People To Live In This Bizarre Ghost Town

If you still haven’t booked your summer vacation, you might want to check out this great government-sponsored volunteer position in the historic town of Garnet, Montana.

This May Be The Most Epic Water Slide In Existence

When the mercury starts to rise, everyone likes to head to an oasis to cool off. Whether that means getting to a lake, a pool, or the beach, the occasional refreshing dip is essential for surviving the hot months.

23 Of The Weirdest Photos Ever Snapped On Public Transportation During Rush Hour

More often than not, working in a metropolitan area means taking public transit to work every day. It’s tough to adjust to, however, and bus and train commutes can really sap your energy.

15 Forbidden Places Where People Broke The Rules To Snap The Perfect Photo

Whenever we travel, we’re sure to collect memories of our adventures. One of the most common ways we do this is by taking photographs of the different places we’ve visited.

The 'Plain Of Jars' In Laos Is One Of Most Mysterious Places On Earth

Structural man-made marvels can be found all over the world. Visit any city or landmark, and you’ll see a plethora of architecture that’s as fascinating as it is impressive.

12 Mind-Blowing Pictures Of Rush Hour Commutes From All Over The World

Driving a car can feel incredibly liberating. There’s nothing quite like hopping into a vehicle and hitting the open road or even going for a relaxing cruise around town.