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The sunsets over Inner Mongolia Province in China as the Trans-Siberian train passes through.

Travel Quiz of the Week: Train Travel

If you’ve read my blog on more than a few occasions, it should come as no surprise that I’m a big fan of train travel. I love watching the world go by. I love the movement of the train. I really love just about ever...
by Jim Cheney
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Travel Quiz of the Month: Explorers

While many of the world’s most famous explorers are controversial figures, it’s impossible to argue the effect they’ve had on the world. From ancient Chinese explorers that may or may not have beaten Columbus ...
by Jim Cheney
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The entrance to Glacier National Park.

Travel Quiz of the Month: US National Parks

Recently, I had a chance to visit two of the most beautiful national parks in America: Mt. Rainier National Park and Glacier National Park. While visiting them, it made me think about the National Park System in the US. While w...
by Jim Cheney
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An assortment of street food in Shenzhen, China.

Travel Quiz of the Month: Odd Delicacies Around the World

If you travel long enough, you’re likely to encounter at least one local delicacy that makes your stomach turn. Sometimes it’s an animal that isn’t normally eaten or how to food is prepared, but some foods jus...
by Jim Cheney
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The view from my hotel room on St. Thomas, USVI.

Travel Quiz of the Week: Caribbean Islands

This week’s Tuesday Travel Quiz is all about the beautiful islands of the Caribbean. In honor of my first trip to Jamaica this week, I figured it was an appropriate topic. How well do you know the islands of the Caribbean...
by Jim Cheney
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The view from the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Office observation deck.

Travel Quiz of the Week: Extreme Cities

Welcome to the first in a new series: the Tuesday Travel Quiz. Each week, we’ll have a new quiz for you to complete related to travel and geography. This week’s quiz tests your knowledge of the world’s most ex...
by Jim Cheney
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