Japan is an incredibly safe country in which to travel—theft levels are low and crime is rare. But, that doesn't mean you won't fall victim to a tourist scam in Japan. Become familiar with the most common scams to avoid here.
Linda was fulfilling a long-held dream of trekking to Mount Everest Base Camp in Nepal. This is her story about how she suffered severe altitude sickness and required a medevac in an air ambulance to a hospital in Kathmandu.
In this day and age finding a natural environment that's still largely untouched and fiercely protected is rare. In many areas of Indonesia, where tourism has come in and stamped its ownership over everything, it’s a struggle to find the beauty of Mother Nature by herself. However, there is one place I have found where you can immerse yourself in the glory of nature, both above and below the sea.
It’s the world’s most secretive state, powered by a totalitarian regime and shrouded in mystery to most - welcome to North Korea. Against all recommendations, I travelled there with my best friend Mitchell in 2015.