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Bragging of your travels has become difficult.

Spending three months in an Indian ashram no longer qualifies for several years’ worth of conversation.

With international travel being cheap, easy and fairly common, a new and more epic trend is emerging: the big, unnecessary, crazy, travel adventure.

It’s no longer enough to see the world; you have to do it on a unicycle.

Photo Credit: A traveler walks through Wade Rum, a desert valley in Jordan. Momo / Flickr