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Mexico to US shoe conversion

How to Convert Shoe Sizes From Mexico to USA: (and Vice Versa)

One of the best parts of traveling is shopping for unique products specific to your destination. They can serve as a reminder of the trip for years to come. The trick is learning what’s necessary to buy the right thing to avoid purchasing items that simply don’t fit. In Mexico, shoe sizes are different than […] Read More…

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What are the Advantages of the Metric System vs the Imperial System?

We measure things in a variety of ways. Early civilizations developed systems of weights and measurements based on what was available to them. Over time, standardization of measurements has become important as the global economy has evolved. The most classic example is the metric system. There are only three countries in the world that don’t […] Read More…

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What is the Fastest BMW Model?: And Other Fast Car Facts

For a lot of car enthusiasts, there’s nothing quite like the feeling of driving fast. It brings with it a feeling of freedom and happiness. It’s for that reason that these drivers seek out the fastest cars and want to know which is the fastest BMW model, or the fastest Mercedes Benz…and so on. Fast […] Read More…

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What Are School Bus Dimensions?

School buses might seem like a modern invention, but they’ve been around for more than a century. According to The Newswheel, the very first school buses were horse-drawn carriages and they date back to 1886. Modern school bus dimensions can range from smaller, short buses to full-size yellow school buses that hold dozens of students. […] Read More…

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tropical beach with clear water

Where is the Cleanest Water in the World?

There’s something about the sight (and taste) of crystal clear water that’s calming and uplifting. Anybody who travels regularly may wonder, where is the cleanest water in the world? Clean water is essential for drinking, cooking, and even swimming. Let’s dive in and learn where to find the cleanest, freshest water on the planet. Where […] Read More…

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fountain statue in Rome with water coming out from statue's mouth

Can You Drink the Tap Water in Rome?

Rome is a popular travel destination. Millions of people go there every year to take in the city’s breathtaking architecture and learn about its history. People planning a trip might wonder about the safety of the drinking water and if they should stick to bottled water when they’re in Rome. Ancient Rome had a sophisticated […] Read More…

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man flying from airport

Is it Cheaper to Fly or to Drive?

Planning your next vacation comes with a number of fun decisions to make including what attractions you want to see, what restaurants you want to try, and where you want to stay. Yet, along with the exciting part of planning a vacation comes the not-so-exciting part – determining the logistics, like whether you’re going to […] Read More…

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