Cuisine, language and culture are just a few of the things that bring global cities and countries to life. The following insights highlight best-kept secrets, local treasures, fun facts and traveler suggestions. Whether you’re going on tour or researching a potential trip, find a little travel inspiration here.

Monumental Hoax

Alleged news flash: The Eiffel Tower is being redesigned with a new, temporary observation deck in recognition of the monument’s… Read more

Friday Fun Fact: Vatican City

Completely surrounded by Rome, Vatican City is easily the world’s smallest sovereign nation in both area and population. At a… Read more

Global Freezing: Worldwide scenes

Imagine walking around London’s Trafalgar Square while everyone else is completely frozen in place. Improv Everywhere, a New York-based improvisation… Read more

Preschooler in Paris

I’ve finally pored through hundreds of photos from my week in Paris with my wife and daughter following EF’s Paris… Read more

Monopoly Update

Voting officially ended last night for Monopoly’s upcoming Here & Now: The World Edition. But we’ll have to wait awhile… Read more