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Pilgrims, Warriors, Adventurers, and Drinkers Around the World

Each month in Perceptive Travel, where I’m editor, we try to bring you the best travel stories on the internet from usually lesser-known destinations around the world. When we do cover a place everyone has heard of, we try to look
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Meeting Monkeys, Sleeping With Nuns, and Finding Love in China

I schedule the narrative travel stories in Perceptive Travel according to what writers have turned in as the year goes by, but sometimes we end up with themes emerging in an issue without even trying. In this one we’ve got three
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Which Are the Most Polluted Cities in the World?

If you have respiratory problems or don’t want to foul your lungs too much when you travel, you may want to avoid India, the Middle East, and China. This will probably not surprise anyone who has been to the countries listed
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Find the Cheapest Ways to Get to Jiuzhaigou

Jiuzhaigou, literally “Nine Village Valley,” is a UNESCO World Heritage park in China on the Tibetan Plateau and is a nature playground for visitors from China and abroad. If you look at a map of China below, you can see it’s
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Beduoins in Jordan, Animists in China, and Artists in a Racing Town

It’s a new month and time for a new issue of Perceptive Travel, this time bringing you stories from Asia, the Middle East, and Florida. Our returning book authors this month travel by plane to two foreign lands and, in my