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Aya Sofia, where Christian frescoes stand alongside Muslim Icons in Istanbul, Turkey.

5 Reasons You Should Visit Turkey on Your Next Trip

Without a doubt, Turkey is one of the world’s hottest tourist destinations. Ranking as the 6th most visited country in the world in 2011, the total number of international tourists nearly doubled between 2004 and 2011. Du...
by Jim Cheney
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A ger overlooks White Lake in Mongolia.

Touring Mongolia with Golden Gobi: The Good and The Bad

For many years, Mongolia has been near the top of my travel wish list. So, needless to say, I was very excited when my travel plans allowed me to stop in the country for about two weeks. Having researched the country, I knew th...
by Jim Cheney
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Statue of South Korean soldiers outside the Korean War Memorial.

Visiting the Korean War Memorial: A Place of Learning and Remembrance

If you delve into the history of the Korean Peninsula, you’ll discover that there were very few years of peace. From invasions by the Mongols, Chinese, and Japanese in the distant past to the most recent Korean War, there...
by Jim Cheney
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