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Worldwide Weird

Worldwide weird celebrates the offbeat side of travel with stories about funky festivals, eccentric foods, and odd destinations across the globe.

End-of-ski-season shenanigans

As resorts in the northern hemisphere wind down their seasons, cabin-fevered skiers and snowboarders gather for one last hurrah at these silly, slushy events.

The UK’s longest named village

Located on an island in northwest Wales, the locally called Llanfair PG was given an official name that is 58-letters long to attract railway tourists in the 1850s.

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