Each country has its own laws, traditions and customs. No matter how strange you may find them it's best to be aware of what is considered an ill manner, taboo, or a crime abroad. For example, did you know that it is obligatory to leave some tips in the USA while in Japan such act would be treated as an offense? Find out more common mistakes tourists make and don't do these 18 things whilst abroad.
Poveglia Island is an abandoned island located off the coast of Northern Italy. It is off limits for public access. It was a site of wars, dumping grounds for plague victims, used as an armory for weapons, had a mental asylum. Some estimates suggest that 100,000 people died on the island over the centuries.
From Japan to Uzbekistan, Malaysia to Mongolia, these are the best walkable cities in Asia – as recommended by travel writers. There's nothing I enjoy more than exploring a city on foot. While some of the world's greatest walking cities are in Europe, Asia has its fair share of walkable…
1. When the Grand Canyon divided the local squirrel population, they evolved into two different species. Despite being separated only by the Colorado River and remaining extremely similar in appearance, they are now so genetically incompatible that they can no longer interbreed.