Culture & history

From ancient historical sites to unique cultural quirks to landmarks that have stood the test of time, every place in this world has a story to tell.

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Yucatan Travel: An Epic Itinerary

The ultimate guide to Yucatan travel. Top tips for things to do in Tulum, Mérida, Cancún, Playa del Carmen, and much more.
temple in Chiang Mai at night

Things to do in Chiang Mai at night

Things to do in Chiang Mai at night. Tips about the night market, Chiang Mai night safari, and how to get from Bangkok to Chiang Mai. 
Arequipa Peru

3 amazing ways to spend a weekend in Arequipa

Spending a weekend in Arequipa? Start by soaking in the history, hiking into one of the world's deepest canyons, and visiting a frozen Inca girl, plus all the food!
View of Split, Croatia

How to spend three days in Split

The best tips for spending three days in Split, Croatia. Suggestions range from beaches to visit, nightlife, and unusual things you can do in Split.
Skyline of Kuala Lumpur by the lake at dusk

How to spend 48 hours in Kuala Lumpur

Guide to the best things to do in Kuala Lumpur in 48 hours including how to get to KL from other parts of Malaysia and Singapore.
Bird's eye view of Koh Larn

The three best islands to visit from Pattaya

Keen to visit one of the islands near Pattaya? Here’s an overview of what to do in Koh Si Chang, Koh Larn, and Koh Samet – the best islands near Pattaya.
Gardens by the Bay

The 7 best places to visit in Singapore

Singapore is brimming with places to visit – from eclectic enclaves to cool gardens and a stunning skyline, there’s no shortage of things to see and do.
Mexican Day of the Dead altar

A guide to Día de los Muertos in Mexico

Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is one of the biggest cultural fiestas in Mexico, known for its unique festivities celebrating dead family members.
Mayan River, Xcaret

A guide to getting around Xcaret Park

It's easy to miss out on incredible activities at Xcaret Park unless you have a plan. Read on for actionable tips about mapping your route.
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