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8 Extremely Local Mascots That Are Worth Cheering For

Atlas Obscura readers explain the appeal of their regional costumed characters.
January 18, 2019
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snow

What's Your Favorite Place on Earth to See Covered in Snow?

Tell us about the world's best winter wonderlands.
January 17, 2019
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love

19 Unforgettable First Kisses and the Ordinary Places Where They Happened

Romance can blossom anywhere. Parking lots. Sidewalks. Even the South Pole.
January 10, 2019
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children's literature

What Children's Story Did You Later Realize Was Awfully Dark and Scary?

Help us compile a list of the world's most delightfully disturbing kids' books.
January 07, 2019
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cartoons

Help Us Identify the World's Greatest Local Mascots

The more obscure, the better.
January 02, 2019
Gastro Obscura
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15 Glorious Hangover 'Cures' From Around the World

Atlas Obscura readers share their tried-and-true favorites.
December 31, 2018
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27 Unique New Year's Traditions From Our Readers

Find a novel way to ring in 2019!
December 26, 2018
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Where Did You Share Your First Kiss With a Person You Love?

A little romance can make any location wondrous.
December 21, 2018
Gastro Obscura
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holiday

15 of the World's Best Comfort Foods

Our readers share the favorite foods they eat to soothe their souls.
December 18, 2018
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hanukkah

17 Wonderful Reader Stories About Unique Holiday Heirlooms

'Tis the season for emotionally significant decorations.
December 17, 2018
Gastro Obscura
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Tell Us About the Best Hangover 'Cures' You've Discovered on Your Travels

What do you eat or drink when the good times turn ugly?
December 14, 2018
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22 Places That Brought Atlas Obscura Readers to Tears

Does anyone have a tissue?
December 12, 2018
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Tell Us About the Best New Year's Traditions in Your Part of the World

How will you ring in 2019?
December 11, 2018
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27 Fascinating Collections From Atlas Obscura Readers Around the World

A lot of this stuff is museum-worthy.
December 07, 2018
Gastro Obscura
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Tell Us About Your Ideal Comfort Food

What dish wraps you up like a cozy blanket?
December 06, 2018
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19 Perfect Stories About Meeting Animals While Traveling

Fantastic beasts and where you found them.
December 05, 2018
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What's Your Favorite Song About a Place?

Tell us about the tunes that capture where you've been.
December 04, 2018
Gastro Obscura
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52 of the World's Most Out-There Myths About Food

Beware the persimmon.
December 03, 2018
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small businesses

What Does Your Favorite Bakery Smell Like?

The scent of fresh pastries is one of the world's greatest wonders.
November 29, 2018
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16 Theme Restaurants That Add a Perfect Amount of Cheese to Every Meal

Atlas Obscura readers recommend their favorites.
November 26, 2018
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hanukkah

Show Us Your Most Precious Holiday Heirloom

'Tis the season to bring out those beloved family artifacts.
November 21, 2018
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What Was the Last Place You Visited That Made You Cry?

Go on, let it out.
November 20, 2018
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Tell Us About Your Unusual Collection!

Show us the surprising items you've been keeping to yourself.
November 15, 2018
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games

24 Amazing, Homemade Dungeons & Dragons Maps

Roll for incredible adventure maps. Natural 20.
November 14, 2018