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Sometimes it is simply good to get away and go someplace new, but traveling there directly is not always possible. WebUrbanist brings some of the most exotic travel destinations and incredible private islands, luxury resorts but also the most remote, uninhabited and abandoned islands and locations on the planet - some of these you may explore in person some day but some you may never seen or hear from again.
Comic Con And Beyond: 18 Mesmerizing Costumes
The elevation of Comic Con from a niche event for super dorks has had an unintended consequence: cosplaying has become extremely competitive.
What the Phonics? Device Pronounces Street Names
An interactive project called 'What the Phonics' installs speakers at Copenhagen intersections, demonstrating how to pronounce difficult street names.
Body Piercing And Modification: 17 Extreme Mods
Body modification is an ancient tradition in many cultures. Body mods are becoming increasingly complex and pushing the boundaries of technology and taboo.
Almost Popup: 15 Pre Fab And Shipping Container Hotels
Hotels are not where one expects to see innovation, but hotels created out of pre fab materials and shipping containers are becoming more popular than ever.
Underwater Wonders: 15 Subversively Submersible Gatherings
Sword swallowing, pumpkin carving, cycling and meals encased in jelly (so they don't disintegrate) are just a few of the weirdest events ever held underwater.
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.
Incredible: 10 New Images of Dubai Underwater Hotel Design
A stunning new underwater hotel is planned for Dubai, complete with glass-walled guest rooms that give guests unparalleled views of marine life from their beds.
Mexican Venice: The Man-Made Island City of Mexcaltitán
Made centuries ago by human hands, the culturally rich island of Mexcaltitán floods during the summer, turning its streets into canals navigable only by boat.
7 Mysterious & Monumental Man-Made Wonders of America
7 of America's most amazing and mysterious attractions, from unexplained archaeological ruins to modern-day monuments with instructions for the post-apocalypse.
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.