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How Big is Vietnam in Comparison to the United States, Germany, Japan and UK?

The first thing any traveler planning a trip to Vietnam needs to know is the geographic size of the country. Well, here are the raw numbers along with a bunch of helpful maps to put Vietnam’s size and unique shape into perspective. As you’ll see, Vietnam is not a particularly large country, but it is […]

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Visit Five of the World’s Most Beautiful Libraries

If you’re a book lover, you probably tend to gravitate to public libraries and bookshops when you travel. Whether it’s the scent of old books, the allure of knowledge or the history of grand buildings, there is something tantalizing about seeing how each city chooses to showcase literature. From centuries-old establishments that ooze history to […]

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The Ten Cities with the Best Nightlife in Asia

Sure, every continent has nightlife, but trust us when we say that no continent has nightlife like Asia! From the seedy clubs of Bangkok, to the high-end cocktail bars of Hong Kong, each one of these cities could seriously claim to have Asia’s best nightlife. But, alas, there can only be one city with the […]

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Heartbreak Hotel: The Best Places to Get over a Breakup

With Valentine’s Day looming, it can be a tough time to be single. It can be an even tougher time to be newly single. In 1966 Jimmy Ruffin asked the eternal question “what becomes of the broken hearted?” – well, Jimmy, let me tell you – the broken hearted go on holiday, have some fun […]

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Paris: A Romantic European Experience like No Other

It’s the subject of countless romantic movies, and the French capital is showing no signs of giving up its title as the City of Love. There’s no place like Paris for a romance, so whisk that special someone away for the weekend and enjoy our pick of some of the city’s most romantic attractions. It’s […]

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The Ten Best Nude Beaches in the United States

If we did this list for Europe it would almost be redundant, after all, most beaches in Europe are at least a little nude friendly. But here in the United States, public nudity is still something one has to go looking for, and there’s no better place to look than at one of America’s ten […]

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Great Choices for a Weekend Break in England and Wales

The title pretty much says it all – if you’re hoping to get away for the weekend somewhere in England or Wales, there are plenty of options available to you. Let’s jump right in with some of the best luxury hotels in the English and Welsh countryside! A luxury country stay at Nash Hall in […]

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Visit the Historical Attractions of Rhodes

Travelers looking for a vacation that offers everything, including miles of pristine beaches, spectacular mountains and thousands of years of fascinating history, should consider taking a trip to Rhodes. This stunning island, located in the Dodecanese Archipelago, is a favorite with tourists from around the world –hosting over one million visitors each year. The history […]

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How Big is Thailand in Comparison to the United States, Germany, Japan and UK?

A common question that travelers have when planning a trip to a foreign country is “how big is X country in comparison to where I’m from?” Well, let us show you just how big Thailand is when compared to the United States and some other key countries/regions around the world. Of course, travelers should also […]

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Inside the World War II-era spotting station. Photo credit Jonathan Haeber.

California’s 7 Most Amazing Abandoned Buildings

Urban decay may seem like a strange tourist attraction, but true urban explorers know that visiting hidden abandoned buildings can be a whole lot of fun. California is home to some of the most spectacular abandoned buildings in the world, and here are our favorites. This post is brought to us by ESL-Languages.com, where junior, […]

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