13 Ledges That Will Test Your Fear of Heights

For fearless mountain climbers, the world offers no shortage of incredible cliffs, ledges, ridges, and mountain faces to tackle. But with the thrill of the climb and the reward of jaw-dropping views comes heights which can be paralyzing to some.

To save you the hard work and the crippling fear that might overcome you, we’ve assembled some of the most awesome ledges from around the world. Read on to see what your comfort zone is:

1. Trolltunga (“Troll’s Tongue”) cliff above Ringedalsvatnet Lake in Odda, Norway

Trover photo by Earth Trekkers

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12 Amazing Photos from China

Covering an area of over 9 billion square kilometers, China really is a huge place to get lost in. With national gems that range from being 10 years old to thousands of years old, it’s a great place for any curious traveler!

Here are just 12 reasons to make a trip to China:

1. Jin Mao Tower, Shanghai.

Trover photo by Mark Rentz

Trover photo by Mark Rentz

2. Li River, Guilin.

Trover photo by The Planet D

Trover photo by The Planet D

3. Great Wall of China, Beijing.

Trover photo by Ai Long

Trover photo by Ai Long

4. Opera House, Beijing.

Trover photo by Juan Valdés

Trover photo by Juan Valdés

5. Yak Meadow, Lijiang.

Trover photo by Dave Terry

Trover photo by Dave Terry

6. Yellow Mountain (Huangshan).

7. The Hanging Monastery, Datong.

Trover photo by Ai Long

Trover photo by Ai Long

8. Xizhou village, Yunnan.

Trover photo by  Benjamin Sørensen

Trover photo by Benjamin Sørensen

9. Temple of Heaven, Beijing.

Trover photo by Carl Bolstad

Trover photo by Carl Bolstad

10. Tiger Leaping Gorge, Deqen.

Trover photo by Thijs

Trover photo by Thijs

11. Road to Danba, Ganzi.

Trover photo by  TurtlesTravel

Trover photo by TurtlesTravel

12. Terracotta Warriors, Xi’an.

Trover photo by Fabiana Ciatti

Trover photo by Fabiana Ciatti


Here’s an even longer list of awesome things to do in China: Explore China.

18 Photos of Montana that will Make You Drool

As the fourth-largest state in the U.S., Montana boasts a lot more than big sky. Though of course there’s lots of that, too.

Below are 18 of our favorite user discoveries from the beautiful state of Montana. See the full list here, but viewer beware: excessive ogling may cause unexpected trip planning.

1. Bearhat Mountain, Glacier National Park

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Trover photo by Andy Yee

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