The 7 Most Stunning Salt Flats In The World

The 11 Most Stunning Salt Flats In The World

Salt flats are dried-up desert lakes. They have some of the unique natural features on earth, a vast expanse of impressive white sheets, glinting facades, and picturesque landscapes. But how do salt flats form? They form in closed hollows where rainfall can’t drain away. In a wet climate, a lake would form but, in a desert, the…

The 12 Highest Capital Cities In The World

The 12 Highest Capital Cities In The World

The dictionary defines a capital city as a city or town that functions as the seat of government and administrative center of a country. However, not all countries have their seat of government in the capital, like Sucre in Bolivia, which is the official capital but not the seat of the government. Capital cities are…

The 12 Longest Land Borders In The World

The 12 Longest Land Borders In The World

We’re counting down to the longest land border between two countries with this top 12 list. Many countries around the world are landlocked and share boundaries with one or more neighbors. Countries like China and Russia have the most neighbors and land borders extending thousands of kilometers. In contrast, other nations like the Vatican –…

11 Incredible Abandoned Islands Around The World

11 Incredible Abandoned Islands Around The World

The theme of being stranded on abandoned islands has inspired many novels and films. These include the famous TV series Lost and the riveting and heart-wrenching Tom Hanks movie Cast Away. When it comes to writing, the quintessential deserted island story is the famed 1719 novel Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Dafoe. Frozen in time and with…

11 Most Dangerous Cities In The World

11 Most Dangerous Cities In The World

With so many thousands of cities to see in the world, there are seemingly endless cultures to experience and places to travel to. While seeing the world has its perks, but how safe are you exactly? Whether you vacation once in a blue moon or travel a lot for work or pleasure, it’s always important to…

15 Most Dangerous Roads In The World

15 Most Dangerous Roads In The World

The world’s dangerous roads, as many as they are, are plagued by poor design and unsafe speed limits. However, few have such perilous conditions that have sent drivers sliding across icy or slippery lanes or even plummeting to their deaths. From narrow cliff face paths to icy highways and storm-pummelled bridges, the world’s dangerous road…

The 12 Most Remote Islands In The World

The 12 Most Remote Islands In The World

One of the more popular getaway destinations for travelers is a tropical island, characterized by lush green lands, surrounded by the sparkling blue sea, fringed with white or golden beaches. Other islands that lure travelers are those with a bit of mystery, islands with luxuriant jungles, verdant valleys and stunning peaks. However, in recent times…

The 12 Most Haunted Places In The World

The 12 Most Haunted Places In The World

Hair raising ghost stories and death-defying experiences have always had their fair share of followers. There is something morbidly fascinating about the supernatural, especially ghost stories that have been passed down through the ages. These hair raising tales have gripped the imaginations of many a novelist and filmmaker. However, the truth behind some of these…

12 Most Polluted Cities In The World

12 Most Polluted Cities In The World

Every year, the World Health Organization releases its list of the world’s most polluted cities and this year, nearly all of them are in India. While the list mainly focuses on air quality, it does consider other types of pollution. Not only do these cities experience a higher rate of health conditions, but pollution also…

12 Places To Visit Before They Disappear

12 Places To Visit Before They Disappear

Traveling the world has been a lifelong dream for many of us. Yet our dreams are challenged year-by-year against some natural conditions causing the extinction of both more familiar and off-the-beaten-track places around the world and their ecosystems. Thousands of indigenous species, habitats, islands and mountains have been at risk for several decades now, perhaps,…

15 Of The World's Most Strange Abandoned Places

15 Of The World’s Most Strange Abandoned Places

Behind the eerie touch and rotting feel of abandoned ruins lie unheard stories. While their ghostly look stirs our imagination about legends about them, the splendor of their empty space entices us with aesthetic charm. These ruins of crumbling structures invaded by nature hold a fascinating appeal thanks to their stories of past and weird…

10 Most Impressive Impact Craters On Earth

10 Most Impressive Impact Craters On Earth

An impact crater, also known as meteorite crater is a crater created by a collision of a meteorite with the Earth surface. Our planet is dotted with 175 known impact craters that bear witness to occasional explosive encounters with large rocks from outer space, but surely our planet has endured more bashing than that in its history.…

10 Best Amusement Parks In The World

10 Best Amusement Parks In The World

Nothing beats the thrill of your first childhood theme park visit. Millions of visitors to the world’s most popular theme parks agree: these rides, shows, and costumed characters are worth the waits. Enjoy our list of the 10 Best Amusement Parks In The World. Magic Kingdom, Orlando, Florida 1 Magic Kingdom is the place where every…

Top 7 Things To Do In Mongolia

Top 7 Things To Do In Mongolia

Mongolia lies in central Asia between Siberia and China, at an average of 1,500 meters (5,800 ft) above sea level. It is the least densely populated country on the planet, a vast country with endless grassland, evergreen trees and rugged mountains. However, 45% of the Mongolian population lives in the busy capital, Ulaanbaatar, where life is a lot…

Top 10 Things To Do In Galápagos Islands

Top 10 Things To Do In Galapagos Islands

One of the most remote and beautiful places on earth and a world heritage site, comprising of 13 major volcanic islands (and more than 40 smaller islands). The Galápagos Islands are a series of volcanic islands that straddle either side of the Equator about 926 km (575 miles) west of Mainland Ecuador. Having literally risen from…

Top 10 Tallest Water Slides In The World

Top 10 Tallest Water Slides In The World

In the amusem­ent park industry, the roller coaster is king, but during the hot summer months, these classic attractions get some tough competition from water slides. Water slides are some of the most fun a person can have, whether you’re a child or an adult. Some of the tallest and, therefore, the best water slides…

A Visit To A White Desert Called Antartctica

A Visit To A White Desert Called Antarctica

Antarctica is not only the fifth largest of all continents, but it is also the highest and windiest continent. There are basically two kinds of people wandering around the South Pole: (Santa and his elves are not some of them) those who live there due to scientific research and tourists. Nobody lives in Antarctica permanently…

Top 9 Things To Do In Alaska

Top 9 Things To Do In Alaska

Surrounded by natural beauty such as mountains, glaciers, and vast wildlife, visitors to Alaska have the opportunity to relax and enjoy themselves as well as an adventure-filled trip. Alaska offers myriad settings for outdoor enthusiasts to explore. No other place promises such easy and overwhelming immersion in the wild world like this. Here is our…

6 Best Places To See The Northern Lights

6 Best Places To See The Northern Lights

Northern lights, or the Aurora Borealis, are one of the world’s most dazzling natural phenomenons. It is said to be a truly fantastic experience and very awe inspiring. During the Aurora season many people visit areas including Alaska, Iceland and Norway for a holiday vacation, in the hope of catching this amazing natural wonder of the world.…