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The Panama Canal at 100

The Panama Canal at 100

Jason Allen August 13, 2014 0

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Panama Canal, we thought we’d shed a light on its long and dangerous history. Come take a history lesson with us, today on the Looptail.

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History lesson: Inti Raymi

History lesson: Inti Raymi

Steve English June 24, 2014 0

Inti Raymi is South America’s second-largest festival (after Brazil’s Carnaval). Tourists and locals alike descend on Cuzco’s Plaza de Armas for a week’s worth of music, drama, dance, and other activities. So, what's this

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History Lesson: Angkor Wat

History Lesson: Angkor Wat

Steve English December 3, 2013 1

The true wonders of this world of ours don’t always squeeze easily into a few lines of text in a brochure. Today, we’re going on a fact-finding mission to Cambodia to meet its most

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Lip service: Saluting history’s greatest Mo’s

Lip service: Saluting history’s greatest Mo’s

Steve English November 12, 2013 1

April may be the cruelest month, but November is undeniably the furriest. While you’re reading this, men all over the world are eschewing their razors and letting their upper lips grow wild and free

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