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Archive for May, 2013
 

 
Planning your long-term travel is easy with the Tripologist Travel Planning Service.

Introducing the Tripologist Travel Planning Service: Let an Expert Plan Your Travels

Did you know that the average person spends nearly 30 hours planning their travels? And that’s just for a week-long vacation. If you’re planning on traveling for weeks or even months, you’ll certainly spend lo...
by Jim Cheney
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Look up through the bamboo at the Juk Nok Won Bamboo Forest in Damyang, South Korea.

Photo of the Week: Staring Up at a Bamboo Canopy

The sound of wind through a bamboo forest is one of the most beautiful sounds in the world. More quiet and peaceful than the wind through a regular forest, the peaceful sound of rustling bamboo leaves makes it easy to appreciat...
by Jim Cheney
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Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria, Germany is one of the most recognizable castles in Europe.

My Favorite Travel Posts of the Week: May 4, 2013

Every week on Tripologist, I like to share some of my favorite travel related posts from around the web. If you have a post that you think is especially great and would like to be included in a future edition, put a comment be...
by Jim Cheney
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The ruins of Ephesus and the Library of Celsus in southern Turkey.

Discuss: Where Do You Most Want to Return?

Everyone has a travel destination they want to return to. It doesn’t matter if you’ve only traveled to a few places or many, we all have a destination where we just didn’t get enough time to see and do everyth...
by Jim Cheney
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The Three Pagodas of Chong Sheng Temple in Dali, China.

Tripologist’s Picks of the Week: May 25, 2013

Every week on Tripologist, I like to share some of my favorite travel related posts from around the web. If you have a post that you think is especially great and would like to be included in a future edition, put a comment be...
by Jim Cheney
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The Whirling Dervishes put on a great demonstration in Konya, Turkey.

Photo of the Week: The Whirling Dervishes of Turkey

On the to do list of nearly every traveler to Turkey is seeing a performance by the Whirling Dervishes. The ritual, which has been performed for hundreds of years, is part of a religious service for the Sufi Dervishes, a Muslim...
by Jim Cheney
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