Archived Articles: Culture & History | Page 3
From food to art and history 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, modern culture, ancient ruins or other attraction to get a real sense of what it is like to live, breath, eat and sleep the history of a place.
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.
Urbanisticated: Cool New Ways to Connect with WU Content
New features and functionality for you to get even more involved with the amazing content, readers and writers of WebUrbanist and beyond!
13 Bizarre Jobs: From Vomit Collectors to Worm Pickers
While you're stuck in your cubicle from 9 to 5, there are people out there getting paid to sleep, taste pet food and sniff armpits.
Spooks or Spooked? 10 Frightening Conspiracy Theories
Secret-societies rule the world, Elvis is still alive and working down at the Piggly-Wiggly and giant lizards are in the White House.
Got to Go: 14 Wacky To Tacky Restaurant Restrooms
From plush powder rooms to voyeuristic lavatories, visitors come not to dine but to check out the washrooms. Here are 14 tasteful or tacky restaurant restrooms.
Bon Appetit: 12 (More!) Bizarre Theme Restaurants
Pet a rented cat while sipping tea, beat up your server, pay to be insulted or drink from IV bags at weird theme restaurants around the world.
Edible Art: 32 Amazing Food Designs & Sculptures
What if food was used as a medium for art? Could you still eat it? Here are 32 incredible examples of creative food design, food sculpture, and edible art.