Featured Stories of the Week

The day a lion came to lunch...

We were visiting a Safari Park connected to the Kruger Park in South Africa. We had been on a few drives and decided to go on a game walk with a guide. A group of French tourists also accompanied us. We were walking along a dry and sandy river bed. Our guide, a nice young man in his mid-twenties, o

Andy Boura
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A messy night on the Malecon

2002, a barmy night in Havana and I'd just finished up an over-priced Mojito in Hotel Nacional. I looked out over the harbour below and breathed it all in - this was Cuba. I headed down to the Malecon sea wall and with a milk bottle full of rum in my hand and got to know the locals.

Nick Bennett
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Travis almost got arrested

You know that shit band Travis? "Hey! Ho! Look at ya now! Flowers in the window, such a lovely day..." Yeah man, those bunches'a douchebags. "And I'm glad ya feel this whhaaayyy." Jerks!

Right, bare with me and I'll explain why this is funny.

The main dude of Travis with the big head, probabl

Christopher Jordan
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Why is it called bytestories?

This is a place for "byte-sized" stories and there is a 1500 character (about 250 words) limit for two main reasons. Firstly, we want you to know that "War and Peace" isn't required to leave your mark. Secondly, it takes about 2 minutes to read each story meaning you can head here whenever you want a quick (and entertaining) read.