Greek Adventure: Outlaw Diving in Pserimos

Up until 2005, scuba diving was essentially illegal in Greece. In a country that boasts over 9300 miles of coastline, only about 62 miles of it was legal to dive, and that small portion was heavily guarded and restricted by the government. It made sense, really. With thousands of unexplored shipwrecks and literally entire cities submerged during ancient earthquakes, the Greek authorities were trying to protect antiquities from poachers and treasure seekers. That all changed in 2005, however...

The Safest and Most Dangerous Places in the World to Travel

With all travel, doing your research and using common sense can help you stay safe when you travel. Here are a couple of our favorite resources for straight up facts about every country you might want to visit.