Mad Max Wasteland Festival

Mad Max Wasteland Festival

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in the world of Mad Max? Wonder no more because it's a legitimate possibility. Wasteland Weekend is a yearly gathering that took place last weekend and blends the world of Mad Max with Burning Man. Dubbed "The World's Largest P...

Great Sleep Starts With Brooklinen Sheets

Great Sleep Starts With Brooklinen Sheets

Great sleep starts with great sheets. That’s why our friends at Brooklinen have crafted a set of sheets that will make your whole bed feel like the cool side of the pillow. They’re a team of sheet experts that cut out the middleman and put their products through a rigorous R&D process to ensure the optimal balance of quality, comfort, and affordability. You can mix and match their sheets to make your bed look as good as it feels. Plus, as a Cool Material reader, you can get $15 off your first purchase with code COOLMATERIAL.

Relieve Your Stress in the Rage Room

Relieve Your Stress in the Rage Room

Boss hit you with shit-ton of work right before 5? Have more errands to run than you can handle? Get a little relief with some time in the Rage Room, a new space in Toronto's Battle Sports Facility. You don some protective gear and spend half an hour taking a baseball bat to a me...

Tye Haus A-Frame Cabin

Tye Haus A-Frame Cabin

We'd guess 50% of our Instagram feed is dedicated to adventure porn, and it's making us want to ditch these keyboards and get out a bit more. First stop: Tye Haus. The A-frame cabin is nestled in the trees outside Skykomish, Washington, and sleeps six. Besides being a stunning 1,...

The Minimal Japanese Airport Terminal

The Minimal Japanese Airport Terminal

If you're flying to Tokyo, it doesn't matter if you land at Haneda or Narita, both can be fairly chaotic. However, perhaps there's a bit of hope for the latter thanks to the work of Nikken Sekkei, a Japanese architecture studio. The team redid one of the terminals for about hal...

Stay in a Medievel Tent at Leeds Castle

Stay in a Medievel Tent at Leeds Castle

You might not have to wake in the morning to stretch before your jousting match, but if you want a bit of a medieval experience—albeit a much swankier one—consider staying on the grounds of Leeds Castle. You can choose between eight striped tents that sit outside the castle, ...

A Map of Literature's Most Epic Road Trips

A Map of Literature's Most Epic Road Trips

There's an underlying theme of transformation when it comes to the great American road trip. That's why it makes such a great vehicle for wisdom and change in literature. The team over at Atlas Obscura are helping you recreate some of the epic journeys from your favorite reads ...

Hipcamp Is the Airbnb of the Outdoors

Hipcamp Is the Airbnb of the Outdoors

When people and groups buy up land to keep it from being developed, they have good intentions at heart. But those good intentions also come with a downside: that land becomes private property, and you never get to touch it. Hipcamp wants to open up those spaces to you. By working...

Compact Inner Tube Toiletry Bag

Compact Inner Tube Toiletry Bag

Even if your next trip isn't behind the wheel of a tractor-trailer, this Compact Inner Tube Toiletry Bag is a pretty sweet way to bring your bathroom essentials along for your travels. Crafted from upcycled truck inner tubes, this compact dopp kit even comes with a zipper pull m...

Hobo Eat Kit

Hobo Eat Kit

Call it the Swiss Army knife of the dinner table or Voltron of the flatware world because regardless of how you look at it, the Hobo Eat Kit is going to revolutionize how you dine on the run. It’s for all those times when that cheap plastic shit fails you (always) or you're wit...

Leather Cord Wraps

Leather Cord Wraps

Crafted from premium soft leather, the Leather Cord Wrap is the perfect way to pay some attention to all your cords and cables when you’re on the go. It holds three cables and two plugs and has a button-sealed pouch for other random accessories. Perfect for not having your cord...

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Jetsetter

Holiday Gift Ideas for the Jetsetter

You know the Jetsetter, he’s the guy who could fly to the moon on frequent flyer miles. Always traveling for business and a little pleasure, he navigates airports like they’re his second home. When you need a gift for the Jetsetter, think of something that would make his trav...

101 Places to Get F*cked Up Before You Die

101 Places to Get F*cked Up Before You Die

Nothing against Fodor's or TripAdvisor, but sometimes we want a travel guide that isn't so focused on museums, churches, and where to buy locally-made wicker. 101 Places to Get F*cked Up Before You Die is your booze-heavy guidebook and party bucket list in one. And while it soun...

Vintage Style Fantasy Travel Posters

Vintage Style Fantasy Travel Posters

At some point, you've probably thought of visiting locales from Westeros, Middle Earth or just about any of the hundreds of inhabited worlds from the Star Wars universe. We don't have any delusions about the fact that it's fantasy, but how cool would it be to plan a trip to any o...