Travel

  • 9 Great Absolutely Free Tourist Destinations In The US & Canada

    9 Great Absolutely Free Tourist Destinations In The US & Canada

    Taking a self-guided tour of the United States and its northern neighbor Canada is one of the great pastimes for those who are lucky enough to travel. But even if you are that lucky, it’s still likely that you need to stay thrifty and budget-conscious during your exploration of the world around you – which […]

  • Abandoned German Theme Park for Sale on eBay (Photos)

    Abandoned German Theme Park for Sale on eBay (Photos)

    If you’re in the market for an old German amusement park, good news: There’s one up for sale on eBay. It’s the Berlin amusement park formerly known as Spreepark, and it can be yours for only a little over $2 million. For your money, you’ll be getting an empty amusement park, yes, but also a […]

  • Qatar Developing Floating Hotels for World Cup 2022 (Pics + Video)

    Qatar Developing Floating Hotels for World Cup 2022 (Pics + Video)

    The year 2022 probably sounds impossibly far away right now (look at how futuristic those numbers look), but Qatar, UAE, is already preparing for its duties as host city for the World Cup that year. And soccer fans from all over the world who visit for the occasion will have, among other things, floating hotels […]

  • 20 of the Most Luxurious Hotel Bathrooms in Vegas

    20 of the Most Luxurious Hotel Bathrooms in Vegas

    There is nothing more luxurious than a spacious and opulent bathroom. That’s why, if you’re like me and your life is lived on a budget, the bathroom is probably the last thing you take into consideration when booking a hotel after price, location, size, free wifi, pools, and continental breakfasts. But it’s nice to fantasize […]

  • Meet The Verrückt Meg-A-Blaster: The World’s Tallest Waterslide (Video)

    Meet The Verrückt Meg-A-Blaster: The World’s Tallest Waterslide (Video)

    Kansas City’s Schlitterbahn waterpark is putting itself on the map in a pretty unforgettable way by constructing a 17-story high waterslide called the Verrückt Meg-A-Blaster. For perspective’s sake, keep in mind that Verrückt (German for “insane”) is taller than Niagara Falls, although presumably you don’t need a barrel to go down it safely. The Verrückt Meg-A-Blaster […]

  • Chinese Theme Park to Include Full-Size ‘Titanic’ Replica

    Chinese Theme Park to Include Full-Size ‘Titanic’ Replica

    There are a lot of properties out there that are untapped potential theme park attractions, including comic strips, books, video games, and movies. But very few of those properties have the name recognition of the RMS Titanic, the famously doomed ocean liner from the early 20th century. So it makes a weird kind of sense […]

  • 9 Best (Legal) Pot Cities For Tourists

    9 Best (Legal) Pot Cities For Tourists

    You might have noticed that marijuana doesn’t quite carry the same stigma that it did in previous eras. More and more places in the United States are relaxing enforcement of marijuana laws or decriminalizing it outright (albeit with heavy regulation and taxation). But there’s a good chance that you live in a place where marijuana […]

  • 9 US Cities With The Mildest Winters

    9 US Cities With The Mildest Winters

    If you’ve ever shoveled snow, or had to de-ice your windshield, or dealt with any of the other myriad inconveniences that arise in a snowy climate, you’ve probably dreamed of moving somewhere warm for the winter. But where? And how warm? Well look no further, Frosty. Here’s a list of the nine mildest US cities […]

  • The 9 Coldest Cities in the United States

    The 9 Coldest Cities in the United States

    Christmas and New Year’s are both behind us, which means the only thing we have to look forward to is cold, cold, more cold, and Valentine’s Day—not to depress you or anything. Some people like cold, of course. But some places in the United States have more cold to look forward to than others this […]

  • World’s Largest Fireworks Show Happened in Dubai on New Years (Photos)

    World’s Largest Fireworks Show Happened in Dubai on New Years (Photos)

    The city of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates has a reputation for outlandish opulence and luxury, so a fireworks show could have been just another night for them. But instead, the city chose to put on the biggest fireworks show in human history for its New Year’s Eve celebration, in order to seize the world record […]