World’s Strangest

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The Venice of Africa

Photo: Hugo!/Flickr No, that’s not a photo of a flooded village. Rather, it’s of the city of Ganvié in the Republic of Benin, which calls itself "The Venice of Africa." Kuriositas has the details [...]

Traveling While Dead

Dying usually puts a dent on one’s travel plan, but not Ralph B. White’s. His friends at the Adventurer’s Club of Los Angeles have taken him (or rather, his ashes) to some of the world’s most remote places: In the last 22 months, Ralph B. White’s meticulously logged schedule shows trips to the mountains of Nepal, [...]