The World’s 12 Most Expensive Cities

The World’s 12 Most Expensive Cities

Most people who live in important metros often complain about the high cost of living. Their complaints are usually based on the affordability of finding a home and the daily expenses of running that home. The Economist Intelligence Unit Worldwide, which brings out an annual listing of the most expensive cities in the world, bases…

The 12 Best Flea Markets In The World

The 12 Best Flea Markets In The World

Who doesn’t love a good bargain when shopping, especially on a holiday! If you’re lucky enough to be in town when there’s a sale on then shopping is even more enjoyable when the regular prices at stores are slashed. However, if you don’t mind elbowing your way through a crowd or haggling for prices, one…

15 Common Tourist Scams You Should Know About

15 Common Tourist Scams You Should Know About

No matter where you go in the world, there are always those bad elements eager to scam you and ruin you vacation. You would be surprised at how many tourists fall victim to scams while traveling, some may seem pretty obvious while others are very elaborate and ingenious tricks. Nothing worse than getting scammed to…

The Best Chinatowns In The World

9 Best Chinatowns In The World

Who knew there were so many Chinatowns around the world?, each with their own vibrant feel, but distinct features and different quirky flavor, infused by the city around it. The bustling atmosphere and top-notch food on offer make Chinatowns worth a visit at any time of year. Pork dumplings? Braised noodles, sticky rice and mango, Szechuan chicken? get your chopsticks…

10 Most Breathtaking Canyons In The World

10 Most Breathtaking Canyons In The World

Carved out over millions of years, by the elements, canyons are undoubtedly one of the world’s most amazing natural wonders. They can be less than 3 feet across yet well over thousands feet deep! Hidden away, and with walls that remind us of abstract art. These canyons hold great beauty and every single one is unique,…

The World's Most Breathtaking Monoliths

The 9 World’s Most Breathtaking Monoliths

A monolith is a monument or natural feature such as a mountain, consisting of a single massive stone or rock. Erosion usually exposes these formations, which are most often made of very hard and solid metamorphic rock. The word monolith comes from the Greek word “monolithos”, derived from mono (“one” or “single”) and lithos (“stone”).…

Top Things To Do In Bucharest

Top 10 Things To Do In Bucharest

If people call it the Paris of the east, it must be for a good reason. In fact we found many good ones why Bucharest is one of the most beautiful European cities. First of all, it is one of the most accessible places in Europe, Bucharest’s mass transit network is the fourth largest in Europe. Despite…

The world's Scariest Stairs

The World’s Scariest Stairs

There is one thing in common among the world’s most treacherous staircases: all of them require nerves of steel. Stairways can leave just as much of an impact on your memory as the places they lead you, especially when they stand between you anda site you flew half way across the world to experience. WOW Travel shares with…

The 10 Most Impressive Walled Cities

The 10 Most Impressive Walled Cities

Defensive walls were built over the centuries to protect a city or settlement from potential aggressors. Beyond their defensive utility, many walls also had important symbolic functions, representing the status and independence of the communities they embraced. Nowadays these walls are UNESCO monuments visited by millions of people. These walls are silent witnesses of glorious…

The African Masterpiece - Tiébélé Painted Houses

The African Masterpiece – Tiebele Painted Houses

Wild Africa is a dazzling though sometimes unappreciated destination. A continent known for its myriad of cultures and languages, arid deserts, tropical savanna, unbelievable mountains, wild flora and fauna and diamonds. One of its most interesting and well hidden diamonds lies in Burkina Faso, West Africa and it is called Tiébélé. A village of 17,500 inhabitants with a rich cultural heritage.…