Solicitation in France May Become Legal (Again)

For those of you who have been agonizing over how you'll find "entertainment" the next time you're in Paris, worry no longer! Soon the solicitation of "entertainment" may be legal again. Henri Toulouse...

Flight Attendants May Now Wear Glasses and Pants

Asiana Airlines is notorious for scrupulousness when it comes to the grooming of their flight attendants. Everything is taken into consideration, even the number of hair-pins used in the signature bun adorning...

“More Than Mildly Pornographic” Tourism Logo

Being misunderstood isn't reserved for angst-filled teenagers or foreign films any more. Now, even tourism logos can be wildly misconstrued, this one in particular as a sexual symbol instead of mountains and...

Shiny Oil Wrestlers the Pride of Turkey

It turns out that while men in America may love women who wrestle in Jello, the people of Turkey are huge fans of men who wrestle doused in olive oil. How to Win at Turkish Oil Wrestling ©...

Travel to the World’s Luckiest Locations

Sure, your grandmother says that rabbit foot key chain is lucky, but is it really? You mom puts a penny in your shoe "for luck, sweetie!" but all you get is a callus on your foot ... not super lucky, MOM....

Fung Wah Bus Service Given a “Stern Talking-To”

Over the last few years the popular, if questionable, Fung Wah Bus service on the US east coast has provided less-than-safe transportation. With several crashes resulting in fatalities, including an accident...

Imaginative Cartography: Maps to Blow Your Mind

We've all seen the world map renderings of Australia at the "top" and North America on the "bottom," but what if the world were truly flat? Or if the water and land masses were reversed? Or the...