Category Archives: Travel

The Four Things that Define Wilderness


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You ever have the opportunity to go out into the wilderness and explore?

Camping is one thing, but have you ever just gone out and purposefully gotten lost? Unplugged entirely, on your own?

Trying to live the way your ancestors might have, experienced the land the way it was meant to be experienced, without an Internet connection or highway rest stop in your way?

Wilderness
Wilderness
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What’s the most popular airline seat?


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Do you like to travel in comfort or style when you’re on an airplane?

We’ve pointed out SeatGuru and other ways to pick out the best airplane seat to our Web Watch readers in the past, so we won’t hash over that again.  But frequent flyers have indicated some trends that you should be aware of the next time you decide to book your own flight.

What the airlines don't tell you
What the airlines don’t tell you
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Playboy’s List of Top Party Schools 2014


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What does it take to be named one of PLAYBOY’S TOP PARTY SCHOOLS of the year?

A little bit of fun, a little bit of music, a little bit of sun, very little clothing, and maybe a whole lot of alcohol?  Yeah, pretty much.

Girls of the Playboy Party Schools REVEALED
Girls of the Playboy Party Schools REVEALED!
Continue reading PLAYBOY’S LIST OF TOP PARTY SCHOOLS 2014

Where are the most expensive illegal drugs sold in the world?


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Let’s say that you’re travelling around the world for business.

No, make that a vacation – the story will be better that way.

And since some drugs that are illegal in the US are legal in other parts of the world, you decide to perhaps partake of something that you might be a little uncomfortable taking in the safety of your own private home.

Yes, you’re travelling around the world to get high.  And to get high for the least amount of money possible.

Where do you go?  Where’s your destination? Continue reading WHERE ARE THE MOST EXPENSIVE ILLEGAL DRUGS SOLD IN THE WORLD?

Which Cities Have The Most Expensive Prostitutes?


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Despite what people on the street are trying to share with you, everyone knows that prostitution is illegal in Las Vegas, right?

The Art of Whoring - Adventures in Prostitution
The Art of Whoring – Adventures in Prostitution
Continue reading WHICH CITIES HAVE THE MOST EXPENSIVE PROSTITUTES?

Wanna see a Solar Eclipse? Mark your calendar for AUGUST 21, 2017!


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Have you ever had the opportunity to see a real-for-real solar eclipse?

If so, be ready to experience that again.  If not, now’s your chance to start planning ahead so you’re ready for the Event of Your Lifetime!

Eclipse!
Eclipse!
Continue reading WANNA SEE A SOLAR ECLIPSE? MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR AUGUST 21, 2017!

If you only have $100, where could you survive the longest?


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A dollar doesn’t go as far as it used to these days.

Remember when you could buy a candy bar for a quarter?  When pay phones were a dime? (We know – what’s a pay phone?). When a quarter really could get you almost anything – from a can of soda to a round on an arcade game.

Now you’re lucky if you can get the exact same can of soda for $1 or $1.50. Manufacturing costs and vending machine costs haven’t really made the price jump that high. It’s merely INFLATION AT WORK. Continue reading IF YOU ONLY HAVE $100, WHERE COULD YOU SURVIVE THE LONGEST?

The 20 COOLEST Cities in America (Houston, we’re looking at YOU)


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What makes a city cool?

Is it the food?  The people? The amount of arts or recreation available in the area?

Maybe it’s the average age of the overall population. Continue reading THE 20 COOLEST CITIES IN AMERICA (HOUSTON, WE’RE LOOKING AT YOU)

What are the most walkable cities in America?


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If you’re looking to move from your current home, what are some of the criteria that you use to select your new location?

It is solely based on affordability? Schools? Convenience to work?

Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time
Walkable City:
How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time
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What State has the Fastest Internet Speeds?


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Remember when Web Watch told you about the COUNTRIES WITH THE FASTEST INTERNET CONNECTIONS?

Guess what – we have a small update for you today. Continue reading WHAT STATE HAS THE FASTEST INTERNET SPEEDS?

When it comes to Hotel WiFi Speed, you get what you pay for


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Remember when we explained why HOTELS ARE STARTING TO CHARGE MORE FOR INTERNET ACCESS THAN ADULT TV CHANNELS or other amenties?

Let’s take a deeper look at what you get for your daily $30 “Resort Fee” and whether it’s worth it to pay for that hotel Internet access or if you should head down to the local coffee shop instead. Continue reading WHEN IT COMES TO HOTEL WIFI SPEED, YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR

The Top 25 Cities in the World To Live In


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If you could live anywhere in the world, where would you choose?

It has to have the best…. food?  People?  Cost of living?  Weather?

What do you consider when you factor in details to make it the best Quality of Life judgement call? Continue reading THE TOP 25 CITIES IN THE WORLD TO LIVE IN

3 Reasons Why Women Are No Longer Sunbathing Topless


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Have you ever been to a topless beach?

Perhaps this is a better question: have you ever been to a topless beach so that you could sunbathe topless yourself?

Chances are – especially if you’re reading this in the US — is that you haven’t experienced the joys of European Sunbathing (as it’s known in Las Vegas).  Unless you count that one time in Cancun where nobody knew who you were and you only did it on a dare from your drunk sorority sister.

The Risks of Sunbathing Topless: And Other Funny Stories from the Road
The Risks of Sunbathing Topless:
And Other Funny Stories from the Road
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Yet another sign your cat is plotting against you


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Everyone loves taking pictures of their pets (especially cats) and posting them on the Internet (again, especially cats).

But did you know that your cat is plotting with nefarious Internet criminals to steal your identify, break into your home, and other dastardly things?

Continue reading YET ANOTHER SIGN YOUR CAT IS PLOTTING AGAINST YOU

Want to retire outside of the US? Avoid these expensive cities of the world


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Living abroad can be relatively inexpensive.

We’ve all heard stories of finding an island retreat overseas, where an oceanside resort home with full staff, food, utilities will run you just $500 per month — who wouldn’t want to live like royalty for just $6,000 per year for the rest of your lives?

The Plain Truth About Living in Mexico: The Expatriate's Guide to Moving, Retiring, or Just Hanging Out
The Plain Truth About Living in Mexico:
The Expatriate’s Guide to Moving, Retiring, or Just Hanging Out
Continue reading WANT TO RETIRE OUTSIDE OF THE US? AVOID THESE EXPENSIVE CITIES OF THE WORLD