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    25 Strange And Interesting Bits Of Trivia About Our World

    It never hurts to learn a little strange trivia about our world. From a city in China that is the size of the United Kingdom to an undersea mountain chain that makes the Himalayas look like toys, our world is overflowing with wonder and awe-inspiring discoveries. With so much information, Earth rarely ever gets boring. […] More

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    25 Amazing Cities You’ll Be Able To Recognize With One Picture

    Today’s post is a bit of a geographic challenge. We made a list of 25 photos of cities that are identifiable with just one picture, featuring some of the most popular scenes or landmarks of that particular city. To make it a bit easier for you, we added a little hint to each of the […] More

  • 25 Facts And Statistics That Seem Terribly Wrong But Actually Aren't

    25 Facts And Statistics That Seem Terribly Wrong But Actually Aren’t

    We all grow up knowing a bunch of facts and statistics about the world, and these things shape our outlook. For example, we know that Canada is north of the United States. And we know that New York City is also really far north, but Rome on the other hand is right down there near […] More

  • 25 Reasons This Island Is A Beautiful Geographical Logic Fail

    25 Reasons This Island Is A Beautiful Geographical Logic Fail

    The British territory of Ascension Island in the central Atlantic Ocean is one of the strangest places in the world. Nothing makes sense there. Originally discovered by the Portuguese, the island was deemed unsuitable for permanent human settlement due to its lack of food and fresh water. Nearly every action taken by humans to make […] More

  • 25 Curious Facts About Madagascar You Might Not Know

    25 Curious Facts About Madagascar You Might Not Know

    While so many people know the 2005 animated comedy film “Madagascar” and its sequels, few are familiar with the actual country the films take place at: Madagascar. Located some 400 kilometers (250 miles) east of mainland Africa, Madagascar is a somewhat isolated and mysterious country spared by mass tourism so far. Yet, this exotic African […] More

  • 25 Of The Most Remote Places In The World

    25 Of The Most Remote Places In The World

    With our heavily overpopulated planet bursting at the seams with about 7.3 billion people, it seems almost impossible to find an isolated spot where you can get away from it all. Over the course of the past decades, humans have managed to take over a vast majority of what once used to be pristine natural […] More

  • 25 Largest Cities In the World Throughout History

    25 Largest Cities In the World Throughout History

    If we were to ask you which cities you think are the most influential or attractive cities to live in throughout history, which would you pick? More than likely we’d probably come to roughly the same conclusion seeing as these cities would influence all of us (or at least most of us). Influential cities such […] More

  • 25 Intriguing Facts About The Netherlands

    25 Intriguing Facts About The Netherlands

    The Netherlands, literally “Lower Countries,” is a country of low land and a flat geography (with only about fifty percent of its land exceeding one meter above sea level). It is a small but densely populated country located in Western Europe. Visionary architecture, vintage fashion, and street markets selling rainbows of fresh flowers, caramel syrup–filled […] More

  • 25 Of The Saddest And Most Depressingly Named Places On Earth

    25 Of The Saddest And Most Depressingly Named Places On Earth

    Although we’ve done some lists on strange place names, today we are going to be talking about strange place names that fall under a specific category – those with depressing and sad undertones. Don’t be quick to judge these locations though. Many of them are in fact quite cheerful and would certainly be worth a […] More

  • 25 Most Extreme Climates And Places on Earth

    25 Most Extreme Climates And Places On Earth

    Nature can be pretty extreme! In this list, we focus on a variety of different meanings of extreme, namely the five wettest, driest, deepest, coldest, and hottest places on Earth. It’s tough to fathom heat at 160°Fahrenheit (71°C) or rainfall totaling up to seven Big Macs tall in just one day – but it happens! Check out these […] More

  • 25 Breathtaking Train Rides You'll Definitely Want To Take

    25 Breathtaking Train Rides You’ll Definitely Want To Take

    From alpine lakes and glaciers to deserts and sprawling plains the best way to see some amazing sights while on vacation is to take a train ride! Besides the scenery you’ll also get to taste awesome Indian food, meet locals when you stop at that rural Siberian village, and even take a trip back in […] More

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