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Taiwan’s biggest condom manufacturer has decided to open itself up to the public like Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory, except full of condoms. More
As you may know, the country of Turkey is currently going through a period of unrest that may yet reach revolutionary levels. Fed up with the government’s oppressive policies, thousands of people are taking to the streets to do battle with a brutal police force as they agitate for change. A few people have died already, and hundreds more have been injured. Sounds like a perfect climate in which to get drunk and go shopping, right? More
We recently got back from a wonderful week on vacation in Berlin*. While there, we mistakenly partook in the local drunk food specialty–currywurst!–before heading off to a nice restaurant for our last evening in the city. Sure enough, the currywurst did not agree with us and we sat there in a crowd of urbane Germans with horrible visions of throwing up all over them and their fancy restaurant. It then occurred to us: nobody wants to be that American, vomitting all over the locals! Hence, today’s Illustrated Guide is intended to aid our fellow Americans in giving a good impression while visiting those threateningly sophisticated nations known collectively as Europe. More
Like any good American tourist, when I travel, the fact that I am somewhere interesting doesn’t seem to count until I buy something. More
Travel writer Rolf Potts, author of Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel, has just finished traveling around the world for six weeks without a single piece of luggage. His trip is being sponsored by … … More
So much for thinking that Europeans are more liberal than us: France actually has some very specific laws outlining what you can and can’t wear on and off the beach. According to World Travel Watch, Towns such as Cannes and … More
If you think about it, a shoe museum is a brilliant idea for people who are addicted to shopping. You can go ooh and aah over mules and heels alike, but nothing’s for sale and the most you can leave … More
It’s summer in New York, and that means several things: outdoor barbecues, crazy Hamptons-bound traffic, and an abundance of tourists. The group Improv Everywhere decided it would be funny to get some chalk and divide sidewalks into two “lanes”: one … More
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Congratulations, America! We have finally found someone who is possibly more disliked internationally than we are. 2,717 European travelers were polled about national habits abroad by TripAdvisor.com, and here are some of the findings: 36 percent said that British people … More
Proposition 8 might have failed in California, but it looks like one major location is about to become a gay-marriage destination: Mt. Everest. The world’s highest peak will soon be an even more popular tourist destination, and Nepal is to … More