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Archive for June, 2013
 

 
Overlooking Beng Mealea Temple outside Siem Reap, Cambodia.

Tripologist’s Picks of the Week: June 8, 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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Me eating lunch near the Teotihuacan Pyramids in 2003.

Discuss: Where Did You Catch the Travel Bug?

As a travel writer, I’m connected to a large group of writers, readers, and travelers who all have one thing in common: we love to travel the world. It doesn’t matter if you have 2 weeks, 2 months, or 2 years to tra...
by Jim Cheney
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A culinary tour of western Europe.

A Culinary Tour Through Western Europe [Guest Post]

Europe is home to 50 countries housing a variety of cultures, languages, people and most importantly, food. When visiting Spain, France, and the Netherlands, the food is incredibly diverse, especially for countries that are ver...
by a Guest Contributor
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The view of Horseshoe Falls at Niagara Falls from the platform of "Behind the Falls".

Photo of the Week: The Majesty of Niagara Falls

This past week I was able to visit Niagara Falls for the first time in my life. While there are many impressive ways to see the falls, the viewing platform for Journey Behind the Falls on the Canadian side is definitely the mos...
by Jim Cheney
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Water crashing over the edge of Niagara Falls near the Visitors Center in Canada.

Travel Quiz of the Week: Canada

Since I spent the last week north of the border in Toronto, Canada, I thought that the country would make a great topic for this week’s travel quiz. Do you know which city is the capital of Canada? What about the length o...
by Jim Cheney
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5 Can’t-Miss Places to Visit in Southern Laos

While I loved everywhere I visited in Southeast Asia, I have a special place in my heart for Southern Laos. One of the least visited areas in the region, Southern Laos has a ridiculous amount of awesomeness to offer travelers....
by Jim Cheney
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