There are an estimated 40,000 Buddhist temples in Thailand, many of them open to visitors. Check out 25 of the most amazing ones in Thailand.
I first encountered Tokyo during a 10-hour layover at Narita in 2011. Those few hours in Tokyo may have been the most exhilarating of my life. Years have passed, bowls have been slurped from, and my affinity for Japan has only grown. Last time I went, I wanted to experience the real, non-touristy Tokyo. Here are some of my favorite experiences.
The hotel industry today is clamoring to create sustainable properties that also look amazing. Here are 40 of the world’s most stunning eco-hotels.
Indonesia’s Wakatobi Dive Resort proudly claims the title of being the most remote dive resort in the world. And for good reason: It used to take an arduous 23-hour boat ride just to get there. Today, guests are flown in from Bali via a two-and-a-half-hour VIP flight that touches down on a private runway Wakatobi built on the neighboring island of Tomia.
The surreal deserts, salt flats, and mountains of Chile and Bolivia are a natural subject for photographers and filmmakers. Check out this amazing timelapse of both beautiful countries.
Welcome to the Hotel California. The Del is the prototypical luxury resort of the distinctly Golden State style, with alternating Spanish and Mediterranean features that give it the look of a medieval castle combined with the Emerald City of Oz.
Tokyo is the perfect Airbnb city. Tokyo’s enormous population means you’ve got a lot of options to choose from, and you’ll get pretty competitive rates for your night’s stay. Here are some of the best Airbnbs we found available in Tokyo.
Technically, wisteria is a type of flowering vine. But there are several growing in Japan that are decades or even centuries old and have been sculpted into fantastical wisteria-scapes that are as large as any tree.
With ridiculously easy access to both the mountains and the water, not to mention all the cultural and culinary stuff going on in the Salt Lake Valley and beyond, the Greater Salt Lake City area is an incredibly awesome place to be in the summer. Matador filmmaker and director of productions Scott Sporleder shot the video above to drive this point home.
Hotel Hanga Roa, is named after (and located in) the comercial center of Rapa Nui Island, also known as Easter Island. It’s part of the South Pacific Management, a leader in the management of luxury hotels in the South Pacific region and intended primarily for families or couples looking to vacation in paradisiacal destinations.