Badab-e Surt, Iran

Iran houses some of the world’s most stunning scenery, and Badab-e Surt—also known as Badab Soort—is no exception. Around sixty miles south of Sari, this natural wonder is a range of stepped hot spring terraces. Created over thousands of years Read more…


Travel Methods: Cruise

Cruises have a bad reputation. Touted as the glutton’s preferred vacation, the phrase “cruise ship” conjures images of all-you-can-eat buffets, subpar entertainment programming, and—most unfortunately—norovirus outbreaks. However, cruises can provide far more than a relaxing week spent on a ship’s Read more…


Travel Methods: Safari

Originally started as a method of hunting big game, safaris are currently utilized to help visitors observe and photograph wildlife and nature. The Swahili word safari means journey, aptly summarizing the occasion; a safari is an overland journey for tourists Read more…


Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana is the capital and largest city of Slovenia. Since 1991, it has served as the cultural, educational, economic, political, and administrative center of the independent country, housing the largest concentration of industry, scientific and research facilities, and cultural institutions. Read more…


Gobi Desert, Mongolia

There are few places in the world more far-flung than Mongolia. This central Asian country borders Siberia—known colloquially to many as the “edge of the world”. Within the Gobi Desert, travelers can climb cliffs to see ancient petroglyphs, visit the Read more…