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Taste of Russia

Take a gastronomical tour of Russia and explore its bounty of hearty dishes. From minced meat patties to meaty dumplings, this visual feast will stoke your appetite for traditional Russian fare.

Why We Love Russians

Ice hockey, vodka, Sochi, pro tennis player Maria Sharapova, beef stroganoff, Saint Basil's Cathedral and the Moscow Royal Ballet are just a few reasons why we love the Russians.

Moscow's Must-See Sights

A visit to the Motherland won’t be complete without a tour of its dynamic capital city. From the iconic Red Square to the lavishly designed metro stations, here’s what you can’t miss in Moscow.

Most Outrageous Pastimes Across the Globe

Go off the beaten path to find out what makes these amazing cultures unique. From a Naked Man Festival in Japan to an Ice Marathon in Russia, these are things you will find in only 1 place on Earth.

World's Most Extreme Bridges

Check out some of the most dangerous, eye-popping and extreme bridges from across the globe.

Mysteries: Flight for Life Pictures

Host Don Wildman examines a brassiere that gave schemers an unexpected boost, a plane that soared to safety, and a religious icon allegedly scorched by the forces of evil.

Things to Do in February

Savor winter magic at one of America’s oldest winter carnivals, heat things up in Rio for Carnival and see the world’s best go for Olympic gold in Sochi, in our list of things to do in February.

Week of July 19 - Aug. 1, 2013

Flying kites in Bali, mud slinging in Germany, an alphorn festival in Switzerland and a blue cock in London -- these are just a few noteworthy events and attractions we decided to highlight this week.