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15 Interesting Facts about The Fifth Largest Country in the World

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With an¬†area of 5.35 million square miles(equals to 8.45 million square km), Brazil is the fifth largest country in the world. It also has the fifth largest population in the world with over 200 million inhabitants. Here are 15 interesting facts about Brazil that you should definitely know¬†in case you are going to visit or […]

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12 Interesting Facts About Colombia,The Land of Coffee and Emerald

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Colombia was our first destination in South America. We were a little bit wary about Colombia because of warnings we received¬†from some of our friends who had been and had lived in Colombia about crime and robbery.¬†But the capital city of Colombia, Bogota, with its Soho style red brick houses and the queen of the […]


16 Facts About Iran You Don’t Come Across in the News

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Iran was in my travel wishlist for quite¬†a while. I had listened to¬†many things about Iran, its people and its culture from my friends who had visited, worked and lived there. Finally, last May I¬†got the¬†chance to visit Iran for a touristic trip. Turkey and Iran have many common things such as vocabularies, literature, religion […]