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Soon, you’ll be able to zip high above the Vegas Strip at a new Sin City attraction
1 week ago

Soon, you’ll be able to zip high above the Vegas Strip at a new Sin City attraction

By  •  Travel, Offbeat, News

There’s not much you can’t do in Vegas. Between gambling and getting married by Elvis and playing with construction equipment, it’s a city that deals in the wild and crazy. Sin …
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Get in touch with your inner Dark Side at these Star Wars-themed pop-up bars
2 weeks ago

Get in touch with your inner Dark Side at these Star Wars-themed pop-up bars

A long time ago in a galaxy… not so far away…. the Darkside Bar was conceived out of a love for the bad guys of the Star Wars universe. Soon, …
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Stay in the most scandalous hotel room in US history (it just got a cheeky makeover!)
2 weeks ago

Stay in the most scandalous hotel room in US history (it just got a cheeky makeover!)

By  •  Travel, Offbeat, News

With so much… stuff going on in politics this year, people seem to have had one particular historical event at the front of their minds. Yep, I’m talking about the …
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The Oregon Trail gets a “hipster” update in this game from Travel Oregon
2 weeks ago

The Oregon Trail gets a “hipster” update in this game from Travel Oregon

By  •  Travel, Offbeat, News

In a lot of ways, pioneers were the O.G. hipsters. They were the first to settle Oregon (before it was mainstream), they all had beards, they liked to eat local… …
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Yogaville’s Light Of Truth Universal Shrine is the retreat from the world we all need right now
3 weeks ago

Yogaville’s Light Of Truth Universal Shrine is the retreat from the world we all need right now

By  •  Travel, Offbeat

It’s probably safe that things these days for most people are… tough. It feels like no one can get along or agree on anything, and it’s getting harder and to …
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There’s a massive Cold War secret hidden in Everglades National Park
3 weeks ago

There’s a massive Cold War secret hidden in Everglades National Park

The Cold War was one of the most interesting times in history. Government secrets, conspiracies, high-stakes negotiations, the fate of mankind as we knew it hanging in the balance… just …
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A stroll down the wonderfully-whimsical Umbrella Street
3 weeks ago

A stroll down the wonderfully-whimsical Umbrella Street

There’s something magical about a street covered in umbrellas. The adorable Ágitagueda art festival in  Águeda, a municipality in Portugal hosts hundreds of umbrellas above the city streets every July. …
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Introducing the WaterCar Panther, an amphibious car that doubles as a boat
4 weeks ago

Introducing the WaterCar Panther, an amphibious car that doubles as a boat

By  •  Gear, Rides, Offbeat

It doesn’t get any more epic than a flying car… but sadly, a really good version is still years off. Fortunately, WaterCar is giving us sleek boat-car hybrids that we can …
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Zak Bagans of ‘Ghost Adventures’ opened a museum so haunted, you need a waiver to enter
4 weeks ago

Zak Bagans of ‘Ghost Adventures’ opened a museum so haunted, you need a waiver to enter

If you find yourself sitting in front of the TV watching a paranormal show and thinking “I hope I never see a ghost”, congratulations… you’re totally normal! If you dream …
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This ‘Snow White’-themed house for sale could become America’s cutest Airbnb
4 weeks ago

This ‘Snow White’-themed house for sale could become America’s cutest Airbnb

By  •  Travel, Offbeat, News

Everyone knows princesses live in castles… but sometimes you want a break from the royal treatment. If you’re a princess (aspiring or otherwise), the perfect fairytale cottage just hit the …
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Yungas Road (AKA “The Road of Death”) is 40 miles of pure nightmare-fuel
1 month ago

Yungas Road (AKA “The Road of Death”) is 40 miles of pure nightmare-fuel

Every year Yungas Road, AKA “The Road of Death” claims the lives of approximately 2-300 people. Yet, every day, tour groups, intrepid roadtrippers, and daily commuters, brave the hairpin curves on …
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Welcome to Stephen King’s Maine (that is, unless you’re easily frightened)
1 month ago

Welcome to Stephen King’s Maine (that is, unless you’re easily frightened)

Stephen King’s works are, at this point, pretty much synonymous with Maine. His skill for coming up with disturbing and memorable stories is matched only by his ability to capture …
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Visit the last vestiges of Las Vegas’s short-lived atomic tourism craze
1 month ago

Visit the last vestiges of Las Vegas’s short-lived atomic tourism craze

By  •  Travel, Offbeat

Thinking about Vegas in the 1950s evokes some pretty wild imagery. During the decade, the city’s population exploded, neon-lit casinos and hotels sprang up left and right, Hollywood’s brightest stars …
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For sale: 1,300 one-of-a-kind toilet seats, to a good home
2 months ago

For sale: 1,300 one-of-a-kind toilet seats, to a good home

By  •  Travel, Offbeat, News

Looking to redecorate the bathroom? Then you’re in luck! Barney Smith’s Toilet Seat Art Museum is a collection of over a thousand hand-decorated and totally unique toilet seat lids, mostly …
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Yosemite: America’s most haunted National Park
2 months ago

Yosemite: America’s most haunted National Park

Yosemite is one of America’s most beautiful National Parks… but it’s also one of the country’s most haunted. And we’re not just talking about ghosts, either; be wary of curses, …
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