Day Tour to Giant’s Causeway, the Dark Hedges, and Carrick-a-Rede from Dublin
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In contrast to the merry pubs of Dublin and the gorgeous green hills of central and western Ireland, somehow I imagined Northern Ireland to have darker skies and slightly more foreboding imagery. I envisioned taking a daytrip with … Read More

The Real Size of Countries and Continents on a World Map
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Have you ever looked at a map and wondered how the actual geographical size of one country compares to another? The accuracy of globes and world maps can vary quite a bit. For instance, why does Greenland look … Read More

Video: What Happens to Your Checked Luggage at the Airport
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Have you ever wondered what happens after you drop off your bags at the airport? When the airline attendant tags your luggage and moves it over to the conveyor belt, the journey is just beginning. Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport … Read More