Atlas Obscura Lists

Atlas Obscura Lists

Handy Guides to the World's Most Curious Places

Foods and Drinks That Are Best Served Busted
The French wedding cake.

Foods and Drinks That Are Best Served Busted

Smash, tear, and crumble your way through this menu.


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17 of the World's Most Beautifully Broken Places
The landscape is pure geological eye candy.
The Quiraing.
Ash Cave.
The canyon, in all its striking beauty.
The Old Man of Storr.

17 of the World's Most Beautifully Broken Places

Wind, rain, and retreating glaciers left this gorgeous destruction behind.


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10 Unique Sweets to Gift This Valentine's Day

10 Unique Sweets to Gift This Valentine's Day

Suggestively shaped truffles, pink champagne cookies, and other romantic indulgences.


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The Most Wondrous Warm Drinks to Get Through Winter
Drink it while it's hot!
This chocolate tea was made from cocoa that was wild-crafted and traditionally prepared by small-scale farmers in Portland Parish, Northeast Jamaica.
Tibetan tea is made with tea, yak butter, and salt.

The Most Wondrous Warm Drinks to Get Through Winter

Hot bacon-and-brandy cocktails, cheese coffee, and other ways to counter the cold.


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11 Surprisingly Romantic Places in New York City
The ceiling was modeled after the one in the music room of Munich's Villa Stuck.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden.
Valentino Jr. Park Sunset
Museum of Sex
Church of the Transfiguration

11 Surprisingly Romantic Places in New York City

We heart New York on Valentine's Day.


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10 Unique Beaches From Around the World
Driftwood Beach at dusk.
Red Seabeach
Padar Island and its crystal-clear turquoise water.
Black Sand Beach
Navagio Beach
Lengkuas Island

10 Unique Beaches From Around the World

From bright red grass to stranded shipwrecks, these beaches are anything but ordinary.


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