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New ‘Tube’ Map for Walkers Shows London’s Green Spaces

Maps that let us have a sneak into green spaces, parks, and other natural landmarks have come up as a nascent concept. Driven by this concept, the new “tube” map has been helping cyclists, fitness enthusiasts, and travelers find the most splendid greenside to London. Designed by Helen Ilus, the Greenground Map has been helping […]

Explore White Pocket: A Geological Wonder in Arizona

Located in the heart of the Vermilion Cliffs National Monument in Arizona is a large patch of white sandstone known as White Pocket. As you trek your way into the national monument, the greyish white layer of rock, spread across the entire area, resembles something similar to a mirage. While it is hard, even for […]

10 Tips to Begin Your Bikepacking Adventure

Bikepacking is pretty much backpacking on two wheels — a bike. I think it’s a gem of a way to experience the world, as it tends to take you off the well-trodden path. “It’s any adventure that involves riding your bike and staying overnight.” Bikepacking: getting started So if you’ve never been on a bikepacking adventure, […]

Visit This Traditional Korean Tea House With a Conscience

At the base of Songnisan Mountain, about a 3.5-hour journey from Seoul, South Korea, lies a very unique, traditional Korean tea house. It was built in the 1920s during the Joseon Dynasty by Seon Byeongguk. The building lies in the middle of Sanmgacheon Stream, which flows from Songnisan Mountain, and is surrounded by farmlands and the peaceful Songnisan National […]

Explore Lençóis, One of Brazil’s Hidden Gems

When we say there is more to Brazil than Rio and soccer, we mean it. With carefully restored colorful colonial buildings, iconic cobbled streets, and warm and inviting restaurants, the beautiful town of Lençóis is a perfect getaway destination. Surrounded by mountains, waterfalls, and untouched caves, the old diamond-mining village in the Chapada Diamantina offers […]

Have You Heard About ‘Our Lady of the Rockies?’ 

In Butte, Montana, a 90-foot statue of the Virgin Mary, known as Our Lady of the Rockies, stands high on top of the Rocky Mountains, honoring women everywhere, regardless of religion or belief. But do you know the heartfelt story of how she came to exist in this place? This towering icon stands on the rocky […]

India’s Amazing Living Root Bridges

Did you know that for generations, India has been using a system of living root bridges created by weaving tree roots together? These living root bridges can be found at Cherrapunji, Laitkynsew, and Nongriat, in the present-day Meghalaya state of northeast India. Meghalaya is one of the wettest places on Earth. The flow of the rivers holds such force that in […]

Explore Lithuania: The City of Vilnius

Vilnius is the capital city of Lithuania. It is also the largest city in the country and has a population in excess of 587,500....

Why This Is the Cleanest Village in India

When one speaks of India, one of the images that often comes to mind is the slums and the overall dirt that seem to...

Visiting Monet’s Giverny Home and Gardens

Claude Monet is one of the most popular painters from France and is the founder of the French Impressionist style of painting. The home...

5 Old Mines That Have Been Put to Innovative Use

Mines that have been used and depleted are often left abandoned. However, what if we were to turn these abandoned mines into unique places...

A Japanese Museum That Exhibits Face-Like Rocks

Ever seen a rock that resembles a human face? If not, you should check out the Chichibu Chinsekikan, or "Hall of Curious Rocks" museum...

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