Did you know that tug-of-war was an Olympic sport back at the 1900 Games in Paris? See this and more in a look back at the last 116 years of summer Olympics around the world!
While Londoners took a break from Olympic prep to compete in events of athletic ineptitude, Michigan kids rolled in mud and Sydney beachgoers hit the ice rink. Here’s what else happened worldwide.
This Week in Photos
A solar eclipse strikes the world with awe, the world’s tallest broadcasting tower opens to the public and the Olympic flame arrives in the UK.
Music and Festivals
This summer, pack your sleeping bag and tent and head to some of the world's best music festivals. From Chicago to Croatia, these festivals are sure to be a rockin' good time.
Here are Travel Channel's picks on what to see, where to stay and what to eat in Sydney, so you can tell your mates all about this beautiful city on the harbour.
The Koala Park Sanctuary, Hyde Park, Vanucluse House and Cronulla Beach are just a few must-see tourist attractions in Sydney.
See all of the sexy locations featured in the 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition.
Romance and Honeymoons
Looking for love in all the wrong places? Travel Channel will guide you to the world's best cities for singles.
Arts and Culture
June is Gay Pride Month, a time to celebrate lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) pride. Take a look at a few fun photos of some big tourist destinations for Gay Pride events and festivals.
Happy New Year! Watch the skies light up in as we take a look at some of the most festive New Year's celebrations around the world, including Paris, Sydney, Berlin, Toronto, Hong Kong and Rotterdam.