The US land border

Encountering US officials enthusiastically defending their border from the tyranny of tourists can be an amusing and terrifying experience.


Detroit’s got it all. It’s the birthplace of Motown, the car, and home to some of the best bars in Michigan. Read on to find out more.

An alternative to Machu Picchu

Machu Picchu isn’t the only ancient cloud city in South America. Read on if you want to discover a more secluded, authentic hike that the continent has to offer.

Kayaking for dummies

Canada in summer is synonymous with lakeside getaways and water sports. Though it helps if one has some experience in a kayak.