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What is the Hottest Pepper in the World? 65+ Chili Peppers SHU Ranked

The hottest peppers in the world are friggin' HOT. In this post, we detail the top ten, give you the Scoville ranking of each, and talk about pungency.
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25+ Made-Up Travel Words: Newly-Minted Trip- & Place-Related Terms

Here are some newly-minted place-related and travel-related words, phrases, and expressions (neologisms and portmanteaus) to share or shame.
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Best Travel Books: 25+ Top Reads for Any Traveler to Inspire & Enlighten

Looking for the best travel books to read? This list has adventure books, travelogues, destination guides, and more, sure to inspire you for your next trip!
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What is Baba Ganoush? Or is it Baba Ghanouj? Origin, Recipe & More

What is baba ganoush? Is it healthy? Where does it come from? We have the origin story, spelling info, recipe, and more in this guide on the Levantine dip.
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St. Patrick’s Day: History, Facts, Traditions, and Brief Holiday Insight

What is St. Patrick's Day? Who was Saint Patty? This quick guide gives a short history on this Irish holiday, along with facts, traditions, customs, and more.
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100+ Canada Facts: Points About the Country, Culture, History & More

Canada facts: A collection of interesting points about the country, including history, geography, its culture, cuisine, cities, flag, people and more.
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25+ Machu Picchu Facts: Trivia About Peru’s Mountaintop Wonder

Over 25 facts about Machu Picchu, South America's most recognizeable site. Learn some Machu Piccu facts, how it was constructed, how to get there, and more.
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Why is New York Called the “Big Apple” Nickname

Why is NYC called the Big Apple? In this post, we look at the Big Apple meaning, as well as its origin, debunked theories, and more.
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Poutine: What is Poutine? Where’s It From? What’s It Made Of?

Poutine is a French-Canadian dish originating from Quebec, and consists of French fries sprinkled with cheese curds and doused with a thick, brown gravy.
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How Many Countries Are There?

How many countries in the world? How about in Asia? Europe? Africa? North America & South America? And who decides? This post seeks to clear some confusion.

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