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Travel Quiz of the Week: Flags of the World

Flags hold a special place in our hearts. For most of us, when we see the flag of our home country, we swell with pride. Some salute their flag, some pledge allegiance to it, some even burn it. But no matter what you do, flags ...
by Jim Cheney
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Several of the 4000 Islands in the Mekong River.

Travel Quiz of the Week: Amazing Rivers

Of all the different types of waterways, rivers are probably the most important. Allowing people and goods to move inland, rivers allowed our ancestors to move away from the oceans and populate a variety of areas around the wor...
by Jim Cheney
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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 Week: Ikea Product or Swedish City?

This week’s travel quiz is a bit on the sillier side of travel. Can you tell the difference between the names of Swedish cities and the names of products at Ikea? Known for its modern designs, low prices, and silly produ...
by Jim Cheney
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The Petrona's Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at nighttime.

Travel Quiz of the Week: Capital Cities

This week’s travel quiz is all about capital cities. Capital cities are always fascinating destinations. Featuring grand buildings and large monuments, it’s always interesting to see how a country adorns it’s ...
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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