Archaeologists are unearthing massive sphinxes in California (yes, really!)

If you’re in search of sphinxes and pyramids and mummies, you may not have to go as far as you think: archaeologists in California have just finished excavating a giant sphinx. While it may...

The country’s quirkiest Christmas display is this cactus garden with over a million lights

Getting into the holiday spirit when you live in the desert can be a bit different. Bundling up in cute winter gear, drinking hot cocoa by the fire, hoping for snow days or a...

New for 2018: Luxury glamping at Mount Rushmore!

We've always held that South Dakota is a criminally underrated road trip destination. Mount Rushmore, Badlands, Deadwood, Custer State Park... it's got a lot going on. And, the state is about to get even...

Back by popular demand: Montreal’s charmingly ugly Christmas tree

It seems like the message of every Christmas movie and story boils down to one thing: remembering that the season is actually about friends and family coming together, not presents and material things. It's...

The Plaza Hotel is now letting you live out your ultimate “Home Alone 2:...

There's nothing like Christmas in New York City; the decorations and storefronts, the people all bundled up in the snow, the ice skating and hot chocolate.... it's a truly magical place. Loads of movies...

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

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 City's newest announced attraction...

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, these pop-ups will be...

Awesome job alert: This museum is looking for a jigsaw puzzle-solver

For some people, an awesome Friday night doesn't require more than a glass of wine and a fresh 1,000 piece puzzle. If that describes you, then how would you like to get paid to...

Stay in the most scandalous hotel room in US history (it just got a...

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 infamous Watergate scandal. For...

Here’s how to hack your next National Park trip… and visit for free!

Everybody and their grandmother knows that the National Parks Service is debating a ginormous hike in admission fees for its most popular parks. But, the point of the parks is to set them aside...

The story of one woman’s mission to visit every National Park before she loses...

There are few things that we take for granted more than our sight. Even looking at the images in this blog is a gift that some people are not lucky enough to enjoy. One...

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

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... you get the idea....

Want to get paid to travel the world? The New York Times is hiring...

Traveling the world is pretty much a dream come true for most people. Pretty much the only way it could get any better would be to get paid to explore the globe. If that...

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

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 of having a ghostly...

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

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 market, and it would...