travel

  • Milan

    There are thousands of reason to visit Milan (the food, the art, the women, to name just a few), but the reason to visit now is the Milan Tattoo Convention, which takes place February 8 through 10. For the 13th… [ read more ]

    09/04/09
  • Switzerland

    Throughout the ages, Switzerland has bubbled with productivity: It’s where psychologist Carl Jung articulated the collective unconscious, the Dada antiart movement began in 1916, and 450 varieties of cheese are currently produced. It’s also where macabre surrealist H.R. Giger acquired… [ read more ]

    09/04/09
  • Honduras

    Ten years ago, the only tattoos in Honduras belonged to gang members. These days, you’re more likely to see them on expats who work in the country’s burgeoning adventure travel industry. One of them is Myles Bean, a rafting guide… [ read more ]

    09/04/09
  • Columus, Ohio

    Every 60 seconds a tattoo convention takes place somewhere around the world, and while there are only so many times you can watch people in strategically hand-cut outfits discuss the meaning behind their fairy flash and tragic tribals, the Hell… [ read more ]

    09/04/09
  • St. Lucia

    On your next visit to the Caribbean, skip Aruba and the Bahamas and stay in Saint Lucia. The difference? Instead of flat sandy shores, the 27-mile-long island is a teardrop-shaped mass of rainforest-covered peaks so perfectly triangular and green they… [ read more ]

    09/03/09
  • Seven Wonders

    Tokyo, Japan INK: Inkrat Tattoo, inkrattattoo.comAny Tokyo tattoo trip worth a rusty yen would include a Horimono hand-poke tattoo. Every year, countless ink enthusiasts make the pilgrimage to Japan in hope of experiencing the country’s traditional tattoo. On your trip… [ read more ]

    08/05/09