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15 Sandwiches From Around the World
Happy Sandwich Day! Named after John Montagu, the fourth earl of Sandwich, who in 1762 spent 24 hours at a gaming table without any other food, the sandwich has become a culinary staple for just about everyone on Earth. Former Traveler researcher and sandwich fancier Christine Wei has compiled this list of 15 global favorites.
13 Hidden Costs In Everyday Products
Look closer... that fine print doesn't just contain a whole bunch of legal gibberish. It also slaps you with an unbreakable 2-year agreement or a $275 penalty for even trying. It could also mean the final price is twice -- no, ten times -- what you were initially told. A recent article in the Boston Globe notes that U-Haul apparently uses hidden costs to jack up the cost of a rental vehicle. The Consumerist.com expanded on this in its story "How Your $19.95 U-Haul Rental Could End Up Costing You $1200," detailing how a customer who claimed he had reserved a truck for 24 hours found out he had a 12 hour rental and that the fine print listed every subsequent hour as costing $100. ORIGINAL PRICE: $19.95.
10 Unpleasant Creatures Made Lovable By Cartoons
Is there anything more gross than a cockroach? Is there anything more reviled than a rat? There are lots of creatures out there that we’d want to stay as far away from as possible. But the truth is that some of these animals aren’t quite as terrible as we make them out to be and have overly bad reputations that are perhaps undeserved. Here are some animated movies and shows that make us throw the “ice” factor out the window and enjoy creatures that normally freak us out for what they actually are: cuter than puppies.
7 Underrated National Parks in United States
Sites such as Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon are world famous sites, visited by millions of people who enjoy the breathtaking views of these National Parks. However, America has a lot more to offer. There are many national parks, a lot of them not-well-known for the majority of people. Here are seven of them.
6 Most Expensive Cribs In The World
This list is a weird one. Not the idea – a lot of people are interested in what very, very expensive houses look like, and that is all well and good. What puzzles us is the mind boggling extent to which people will go to bling their homes; this list features both a T-Rex and a Velociraptor as elements of interior design. With that, we’ll leave you to explore the six most expensive cribs in the world.
150 Women Who Shake the World
They're starting revolutions, opening schools, and fostering a brave new generation. From Detroit to Kabul, these woman are making their voices heard.
50 Mistakes Dudes Make While Getting Dressed
It's not just clothes that make the man, it's knowing the rules well, and then choosing which ones you want to break. Not all of these tips will work across all body types, but we're sure you'll be a better-dressed guy after looking at this than if you had never come across it at all. It's a tough world out there, so we might as well look impeccable while surviving in it.
4 Ways Denmark Ruined The US For Me
It's been six months since I abandoned my life as an expat in Copenhagen. That year was sweet for a lot of reasons, and seems even sweeter now that it’s out of my reach. Almost imperceptibly, Danish culture became a warm, comfortable space that felt like home. Some habits died as soon as America was again my cultural reference point, but other habits died harder.
Top 10 Choking Hazards for Children
Choking is the fourth leading cause of accidental death in children under age 5, according to the New York State Department of Health. The Consumer Product Safety Commissions reports that about 15 choking deaths are reported each year in kids younger than 3. Foods, toys, household items and basically anything that fits into your child's mouth are potential choking hazards. Becoming aware of some of the most common offenders can help keep your child out of harm's way.
The 10 Most Incredible Interviews in TV History
It's not often that we gain true insight into the attitudes, vulnerabilities, and idiosyncrasies of the world's most fascinating people. But, when we do, it's an event worth planning your evening around. A good interview can reveal more about a person than anyone has known about them during their years in the public eye. We love to see celebs, politicians, and athletes humanized -- it's how we know they're like us. The interviews listed below consisted of fascinating interviewees and effective interviewers, which is why they're endlessly referenced, in some cases, years after they were conducted.