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Top 5 Scams in Europe

Europe

Drawing in millions of tourists annually, Europe is most definitely a continent worth exploring in its entirety. However, the massive influx of outsiders has a not-so-enticing side-effect as well that local authorities have to deal with: scammers (criminals, of course). The more touristy a certain location, the more likely you are to run into shady… Read more »

Top 5 Scams in South America

After the overwhelming success of our previous article in this series (“Top 5 Scams in South America”), the scam-awareness train could not be derailed. Thus, we move ever onwards into somewhat uncharted waters and explore the most common scams and swindles that occur in South America. If you’ve ever been scammed and felt stupid about… Read more »

Slums – All You Need to Know

Slum

Welcome back, dear readers and trailblazers! Today, we are a going to showcase an article a tad sadder than the ones before as sometimes one must glance at the not-so-glamorous in order to understand and value prosperity. As the title suggests, we are going to look at some of the most populous slums in the… Read more »

Turkmenistan – Top 5 Facts

Turkmenistan

Encompassing a total land area of 491,210 square kilometres and housing nearly 6 million inhabitants, the Central Asian country of Turkmenistan lies along the ancient trade route known as the Silk Road. This in and of itself would be enough to promote it into a tourism-heaven but still, it is not that crowded. Neighbouring Iran,… Read more »

Kazakhstan – Top 5 Facts

Harbouring nearly 18 million inhabitants within the bounds of its borders, the Central Asian country of Kazakhstan is by no means a tourist hotspot (though it is becoming one by the hour). Should this stop you from going there? Of course not! This is the place where one can catch a breath of fresh air… Read more »

Pakistan – Top 5 Mosques

Badshahi Mosque

Are you excited to visit the world’s fifth-most populous country? Are you one of those intrepid daredevils who like to bask in the brilliance of places that their friends might have missed? Well, then this is the article for you, for our journey shall take us all over Pakistan. Today, we are going to explore… Read more »

Kyrgyzstan – Top 5 Facts

Kyrgyzstan

Considered one of the fastest-developing post-Soviet countries in the world, Kyrgyzstan is more than happy to welcome any tourist in the mood for some Central Asian adventure. Encompassing 199,951 square kilometres of land area and harbouring just over 6 million inhabitants, it has a proud water percentage of 3.6%. Historically part of the world-famous Silk… Read more »

Tajikistan – Top 5 Facts

Tajikistan

Home to nearly 9 million inhabitants and sitting deep within the bounds of Central Asia, the Republic of Tajikistan is not the most popular choice when it comes to tourism but perhaps this article can offer you a few reasons to visit it. Bordered by Uzbekistan, China, Afghanistan, and Kyrgyzstan, it has a rich history… Read more »

Oman – Top 5 Facts

Stretching along the south-eastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula, the Sultanate of Oman is a place that should be visited by all tourists in the mood for some Middle Eastern splendour. Harbouring just over 4.5 million inhabitants and encompassing 309,500 square kilometres of land, it shares borders with the United Arab Emirates to the north-west,… Read more »

Bermuda – Top 5 Facts

Bermuda

Sitting approximately 1,759 kilometres north of Cuba in the middle of the North Atlantic and home to a tad less than 65,000 inhabitants, Bermuda is a British Overseas Territory that you might not want to leave out if you like subtropical adventures and places that are not that crowded. Stretching upon a combined land area… Read more »