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From food to art and architecture, traveling somewhere is one thing - experiencing that place is another. Skip the tourist stops and delve right into the local dive bar, kitsch cafe or other attraction to get a real sense of what it is like to live, breath, eat and sleep in your destination of choice.
Soused Pacific: 15 Terrific Ceramic Vintage Tiki Mugs
We're gonna party like it's 1959! Classic ceramic mugs celebrating the South Pacific Tiki have added punch to pop culture from Waikiki to Wachee Weeki.
Bountiful Bento! 25 Not-So Traditional Lunches
Bento is the Japanese equivalent to the American bagged lunch, but it's also an art form in itself, and is strongly integrated into Japanese culture.
Foreign Ramen: 12 Cup Noodle Soups You Can’t Get Here
Cup Noodle instant ramen's been a cultural icon since 1971 but there's a world of exotic flavors out there you can't get here. Here are 12 of the weirdest.
Sea Food: 14 Floating Restaurants Around the World
These 14 highly unusual eateries take to the rivers, lakes and seas of the world, including Hong Kong's huge Jumbo Kingdom and Germany's BBQ Donut.
Brew with a View: 13 of the World’s Coolest Rooftop Bars
Gaze at some of the world's most iconic skylines while enjoying a premium cocktail, a tasty canape or a film at these 13 rooftop bars, restaurants and cinemas.
Toss Your Cookies! The World’s 10 Biggest Food Fights
These 10 famous festival food fights are all about respecting tradition and blowing off steam... so let he who is without stain throw the first rotten tomato!
Spooky Treats: Halloween Dishes to Make Your Skin Crawl
Halloween parties are an excellent chance to show off creative cooking skills, and explore the darker depths of your mind's pantry for spooky and gross ideas:
Bag This: 25 Wild & Weird Potato Chip Flavors of the World
When I'm looking for a snack, my gaze tends to settle on a ludicrously large bag of barbecue chips... but there are some truly wacky flavored alternatives:
Global Cola: 10 Pepsi-Cola Flavors You Can’t Get Here
These 10 bizarre Pepsi flavors and the creative advertising used to sell them show one side of the war to win soft drink fans' hearts, minds and tastebuds.
To Go, Please: 12 Coolest Food Carts and Mobile Eateries
Lip-smackin' taste sensations are conveniently delivered right to your tongue thanks to the onset of wildly creative and cool mobile food carts.