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Weird & Wacky

12 of the World's Most Astonishing Creatures (And Where to Find These Fantastical Beasts)

Pop culture may make it seem like one would need a magic wand or time-traveling device to find extraordinary creatures, bu...

Australia

This Is What You've Been Looking For: Australia's Incredible Pink Lake

Western Australia is a strange and beautiful place - as full of mystery as it is desolation. Kangaroos and wallabies bounc...

The Great Outdoors

The Cave of Heavenly Light Offers a Thriving Forest at the Center of the Earth

Caves don’t give up their secrets easily. Lack of light, treacherous passageways, and their knack for remaining hidden mak...

Cultural Exploration

Stunning Architecture in Strange Places

Our world holds many wonders, both natural and man-made. When nature’s splendor and human ingenuity collide, the result ca...

Winter Vacations

Embrace the Cold with a Visit to these Extreme Ice Caves Around the World

From Siberia to Switzerland and all the way down to South America, ice caves can be found scattered around the globe. Some are hidden behind mighty mountain fortresses, while some are veiled under sheets of glacier ice. Still others are found right on the shores of frozen lakes. Regardless of location, each one carries with it a unique beauty.

The Great Outdoors

Best Places to Soak Up the Outdoors in Seattle

Of all the city nicknames across the US, Seattle’s is perhaps the most puzzling to visitors. No, “Emerald City” has nothin...

The Great Outdoors

10 of Our World's Craziest and Most Unexpected Natural Wonders

One of the most compelling aspects of planet Earth is its variety. From icy masses to humid jungles, arid deserts, and jag...

Adventures

Ascending Zion: How to Find the Park's Best Rock Climbing Routes and Cliff Faces

There’s a lot of rock to climb out in Zion. So much, it can be overwhelming for climbing enthusiasts who visit this craggy...