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A well-earned shot of the Wave, a sandstone rock formation in Arizona. See more recent submissions to the 2014 National Geographic Photo Contest: http://on.natgeo.com/1DVt8MX Photo by Takashi Nakagawa

Free Things to Do in Baltimore

Often overshadowed by other East Coast metropolises like Washington, D.C., Philadelphia, and New York, Baltimore is a city rife with culture. Its rich colonial and African-American influence, combined with its picturesque location on the Chesapeake Bay, make the city a great destination for culture …

Top 10 Foods to Eat in Quebec

If you're ever in Quebec, make sure you try the poutine. And the bagels. And the maple sap candy. And the … heck, just try everything on this list. You won't be sorry.<p><b>Poutine</b> <i><br>Poutine</i> just might be Quebec’s signature food. The messy pile of fries, gravy, and cheese curds isn’t new, but in recent …

Photo Walk: Finding a Sense of Place in Washington, D.C.

Join National Geographic Travel's director of photography, Dan Westergren, for a live Hangout On Air from Washington, D.C. He'll answer your …

"Sense of Place" Story and Pictures

Story ?<p>Sense of Place<p>Published <b>Sep 26, 2014</b> | View the Assignment | Features Photos From <b>24 Contributors</b><p><b>24 photos</b> selected by<p><i>Director of Photography, National Geographic Travel</i><p>View Slideshow<p>I must say that it was quite a job to look through all the photos submitted to the Sense of Place assignment. …

Do you have what it takes to win the 2014 National Geographic Photo Contest? Enter today and find out. http://on.natgeo.com/1uvV065 Photo by Naomi Ordonez

Top 10: Menu Items to Enjoy in Ireland

The Emerald Isle has long had the raw ingredients for world-class cuisine and top-notch drinks.<p>Good food starts with good ingredients, so it was only natural for an artisan food movement to launch in Ireland. The island has always been home to excellent raw ingredients and communities with …

Passengers in a helicopter take in a stunning view of the Great Barrier Reef. See more standout submissions to the 2014 National Geographic Photo Contest: http://on.natgeo.com/ZRQzay Photo by Wayne Pope

Geography teachers on Twitter: who should I follow?

From drought and flooding to deserts and the Arctic, geography teachers are always on the lookout for new teaching ideas, tips, professional development and – most of all – solidarity.<p>More and more educationalists are finding all these things on Twitter so we’ve put together this list of top …

Human Geography - an Overview (Cultural Geography)

Human geography is one of the two major branches of geography (versus physical geography) and is often called cultural geography. Human geography is …

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The Geography of NFL Fandom

The Patriots really do rule New England, and the Cowboys might just be America's team. But after that, things get complicated.<p>On Thursday, the Seattle Seahawks crushed the Green Bay Packers in the first regular NFL game of the season.<p>One way of looking at that: The 46 players wearing Seattle …