When people take a minute and think of the deadliest diseases ever, their minds probably jump to incurable ones that grab headlines. But the truth is, many of these diseases don’t rank high in the top ten causes of deaths in the yearly charts. An estimated 56.5 million people passed away in 2016, and 70 percent of them due...
  To say that everybody loves traveling is sort of an understatement. Although the world feels unsafe due to current events, the truth is most countries are more than peaceful. There are terrorist attacks, riots, and wars, but according to a study, our civilizations have never been more peaceful. Apparently, there are fewer wars now than were in the middle...
  A fishing trip can be much fun, and there is nothing more relaxing than spending a few hours in your inflatable boat. You should, however, take into consideration that among fish, many other dangerous animals may be lurking around. Snakes represent a real threat if encountered, so it is best you study the region before deciding where to go....
  The city of New Orleans, while beautiful and with a lot to offer to curious travelers, is also a place where you’d want to know your whereabouts before starting to roam around the city. Naturally, before every travel or holiday, you should have a list with some of the places you don’t want to get yourself into when visiting...
  When planning a camping trip, probably one of the things most people don't even take into consideration is how many things out there can harm and even threaten your life. Starting from dangerous snakes to venomous spiders and many types of insects, nature has surely created a vast array of torture and even killing machines. But you do not even have...
  Cuba tops many world travelers bucket lists, being a nation that captured the world's imagination, with a unique mix of tropical beauty, wonderful salsa rhythms and ever-flowing rum. Also, Cuba has amazing warm and friendly people, always ready to host you and your traveling buddies for the best Cuban experience. However, if you want to make sure your experience...
  Charleston is said to be one of the worst cities in America to live in. Every search of this city will bring up results that tell of articles about its violence, poor quality of life, and criminality. However, it can still offer tourists great views and nice places to see - and in some parts, people are pretty nice...
  Every year we read in the newspapers or hear on TV about dozens of people killed by snake bites. So, it’s no wonder these vertebrates are some of the dangerous creatures on Earth. We are all very well aware that, when planning a trip to a foreign or exotic country, the first thing we worry about is snakes or...
  Japan might look like a different world to the Western traveler. With its extreme politeness, perfect composure and obsessive cleanliness it’s difficult not to look at Japan like it’s something sci-fi. In a good way, of course. Japan’s obsession seems to be respect: respect for the environment, for other people, and for personal space. Japanese people will often say that...
  Curacao is one of those amazing destinations with paradise-like beaches that make any tourist dream for an entire year ahead about the great vacation coming-up. The Caribbean setting and breathtaking sights will surely make you seriously consider opening the first booking website to check out any available dates. However, as is the case with almost any place we might...