Less than two miles from Venice is Poveglia, an island associated exclusively with madness, horror, and restless souls.
Yeah, grass. In the vertiginous mountain town of Huinchiri, Peru, residents use it to build the most amazing works of civil engineering in the world.
The Baining tribe of Papua New Guinea frown upon play, gossip, fun and sex. As a result, they have had a hard time keeping anthropologists interested.
Welcome to the smallest desert in the world. The Negev.
The mud minders at Indonesia's ooziest volcano will catch you if you feel faint.
Siberia will baptize you in ice and frost. Siberia will burn the word "holod" in your mind.