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Steven tried out for The Amazing Race one time and was denied. We're not saying this is why he started this site, but it may have been a contributing factor in his decision to explore the world online and share his travel inspiration with others.

Coral Castle: A Megalith in South Florida

MUSEUM MONDAY Be honest: how many times have you sat back and thought to yourself, "Golly, what would it be like to cross Stonehenge with...

Add a Taste of Indianapolis to your Super Bowl Party

FOODIE FRIDAY If you're an American male who prescribes to the social construction of gender difference -- sorry, that's just my liberal arts education talking -- chances are you'll...

Stop Being a Snob and Take the Bus

TUESDAY TRAVEL TIP The world economy has been a testy little so-and-so over the past few years, leaving many of us with nothing but dust...

Wanderlust: Buckskin Gulch, Utah

WEDNESDAY WANDERLUST Celebrities have descended upon Park City, Utah this week for the Sundance Film Festival, bringing attention to a state that is mostly known...

The Detroit Institute of Arts: Fine Art in the Motor City

MUSEUM MONDAY It's a shame that many people would never think of Detroit as an important travel destination in the United States. Sure, the troubled city has...

Amarula, the “Spirit of Africa”

THIRSTY THURSDAY I usually try to stay away from cream liqueurs, mostly because the consistency reminds me of half & half and I have an...

Utilize Deal-of-the-Day Sites for Travel Discounts

TUESDAY TRAVEL TIP By now, most savvy bargain shoppers have subscribed to sites like Groupon and LivingSocial for daily deals in their hometowns (I'm personally very...

Set Your Mouth on Fire with Chinese Maotai

THIRSTY THURSDAY During Richard Nixon's historic trip to China in 1972, the former president got schnockered on a Chinese firewater called maotai and became fascinated by...

Feelin’ Flemish at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam

MUSEUM MONDAY Amsterdam isn't just that place you go in your 20s to smoke weed and "make friends" with a lady of negotiable affections --...

Poutine: Québec’s “Unholy” Cheese Fries

FOODIE FRIDAY Growing up relatively close to the Canadian border, I always thought that the only thing distinguishing Canadian cuisine from my Michigander fare was its...

Pavlova: the Down-Under Dessert that Dances on Air

We got you tipsy on Thirsty Thursday, now let’s get some food in your belly. On Foodie Friday we’ll serve up a big portion of local...

Thirsty Thursday: Scandinavian Glogg

It is our firm belief at Travel Freak that one of the best ways to explore a new place is with a stiff drink...

New Year, New You: Learn a Language for 2012 Travel

TUESDAY TRAVEL TIP: Travel inspiration is important, but we all know the logistical side of a voyage comes to the forefront when it actually comes...

Foodie Friday: Callaloo, the Caribbean Stew

We got you tipsy on Thirsty Thursday, now let’s get some food in your belly. On Foodie Friday we’ll serve up a big portion of local...

Thirsty Thursday: Tej, Ethiopian Honey Wine

It is our firm belief at Travel Freak that one of the best ways to explore a new place is with a stiff drink...

Porto, Part I: Azulejo and Hidden Opulence

Earlier today you were introduced to the francesinha, which is really more of a single-plate smorgasbord than a sandwich. I had the opportunity to...

Foodie Friday: Fatten Up with a Francesinha

We got you tipsy on Thirsty Thursday, now let’s get some food in your belly. On Foodie Friday we’ll serve up a big portion...

Carry-On Luggage: Berocca

Many airplane travelers leave their airborne experience feeling groggy or run-down, either due to a traversal of time zones or because the sickly sweaty...

Lanai, Hawaii

Things might get a little crazy these coming Wednesdays as we take you on weekly virtual vacations to unexpected, surprising, and sometimes even strange...

Layovers are Lame – Stopover Instead!

TUESDAY TRAVEL TIP: Travel inspiration is important, but we all know the logistical side of a voyage comes to the forefront when it actually comes...
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