BY WENDY HUNG The happiest country in Asia is on your bucket list, but how are you supposed to really DO Bhutan? Most guidebooks will give you too much information, ...
BY TEAM JST Photo: privateislandsmag.com Leonardo DiCaprio is extending his push for environmental activism further by transforming his private island, Blackadore Caye, off of Belize into an eco-friendly luxury resort. According to The New York Times, the multi-nominated Academy Awards star’s vision of a luxury resort will include artificial reefs and manatee homes. In 2005, DiCaprio […]
BY EVAN MOLINEUX Iceland is a country that is primarily known for its Vikings, mythology, and intense beauty. Perhaps one of the most beautiful aspects of the nation that is commonly overlooked is the growing music scene. SEE ALSO: How I Fell in Love with Iceland When thinking of Icelandic artists, the majority commonly thinks of Björk, […]
BY JST NEWS In 400+ national parks in the U.S., which one defines…you? That’s the questions National Park Service (NPS) wants you to answer. SEE ALSO: Why You Should Beware Of Wildlife At This National Park Three years in the making, #FindYourPark campaign was officially kicked off today in NYC’s Madison Square (green carpet and all) and loaded […]
BY TEAM JST Yesterday, we reported that Miz Mooz came out with a Selfie Shoe, which may very well be the perfect April Fool’s Day gimmick. Today, we’re letting you know that Motorola is taking the seflie stick phenomenon to a whole new level. A classy one, for that matter. SEE ALSO: Is The Selfie Shoe […]
BY JERRY ALONZO LEON Jerry Leon is a Jetset Times contributor currently on a solo backpacking trip in South America. Each week, the born-and-raised Californian will share with us local festivals that he cannot wait to check out in person. Plus, follow his detailed South American tips here. Photo: Flickr/VIVADANÇA Festival Internacional Festival Internacional de Teatro Caracas, […]
BY JST NEWS Courtesy: YouTube You’re cab driver just became your cat driver. April Fools!! SEE ALSO: 1000 Yen for a 30-Minute Furry Affair Inside “Cat Café” in Kyoto On this day of humor, Groupon got real paws-ilicous and launched a new company called “Grøüber” – a cab service driven by the cutest felines in town! By […]
BY TEAM JST Courtesy: YouTube Is this an April Fool’s joke? Just ask Miz Mooz, the shoe company stirring up quite a chat storm on the internet this week. Selfie Stick is not foreign to a traveler’s life on the road. Yes, we might make fun of people who actually use them, but gotta admit, […]