Venezuela’s Strange and Unusual Catatumbo Lightning

Catatumbo lightning

Most of us grew up being taught that lightning never strikes the same place twice. However, it turns out that Mother Nature proves that this saying is untrue. There is a place in Venezuela where a specific spot on a particular lake attracts about 1.2 million lightning bolts every year. That means … Read more

What is the megalith of Al-Naslaa?

megalith of al naslaa

A megalith is usually defined as a huge stone that has been carved and shaped to be constructed into a large structure. The megalith of Al-Naslaa, had it not been split into two, would probably have classified as a monolith, which is a single giant stone. And that is why this particular … Read more

The Most Unusual City Names in the United States

What’s in a name? If you’re fond of traveling, the United States is definitely one of the best countries to be in. There are all kinds of tours available, with each road trip giving you memories and experiences to last a lifetime.  You can even set the theme of your travels according … Read more

The Coldest and Hottest Places on Earth

The earth has a mild, temperate climate compared to other planets in space, enabling life to form on its surface. We all know that climate and weather changes throughout the year, and no matter where we live, we are always affected by the climate. However, many places have extreme hot or cold … Read more

Amazing Abandoned Places

There’s something weird and eerie about abandoned places, whether it’s an abandoned house or train station, every one of them is a picture of history frozen in time. While some of these places are well taken care of and protected, others are completely forgotten about but it doesn’t make them less interesting. … Read more

Strange Foods from Around the World

The inside of a balut egg

So you think you’ve got a strong stomach? You might reconsider once you challenge your palate with strange foods from around the globe. Earth is full of bizarre, pungent, and even scary foods that their natives actually deem as delicious. When you travel, there’s nothing like that feeling of excitement and thrill … Read more

Strange and Unusual Places that Actually Exist

Most of us have probably heard of or even visited popular travel destinations such as the Eiffel Tower in Paris, Westminster Abbey in London, or the Vatican in Rome.  There are still some places that most people haven’t heard off that are strange, unusual and off the general public radar. In fact, … Read more