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Indonesia

Indonesia
Imagine living in a country that’s not just one piece of land, but 17,000 islands. You might have to take a boat to visit your grandmother or even to buy school clothes....

Indonesia

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Jordan

Jordan
Most people living in Jordan are Muslim and the official state religion is Islam; yet, several places in Jordan are important to Christians. The...

Jordan

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Elephanta Island

Elephanta Island
Ancient Hindu myths and stories are filled with images of horrible monsters, demons and fierce animals. The god Shiva has eight arms and is sometimes depicted as half man, half woman. Parvati, Shiva’s wife rides on a

Elephanta Island

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Iraq

Iraq
Thousands of years ago, when people in Europe and America stilled lived a nomadic life of hunting and gathering, people in Iraq had developed an...

Iraq

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Syria

Syria
Imagine living in a country in which men from one family have ruled harshly for more than 40 years. Many people who live there are sad and angry because of the treatment they receive from the government. Even children your age are affected. What if the children were arrested for writing...

Syria

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Vietnam – Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Vietnam – Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Most countries in the world have been conquered over and over again by different groups. Vietnam was different because it enjoyed freedom for over 1,000 years. The country was settled over 5,000 years ago by native tribes. In 207 B.C., a Chinese lord invaded their country, naming it Nam Viet....

Vietnam – Socialist Republic of Vietnam

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Taiwan

Taiwan
To the east of China lies Taiwan, a cluster of islands, that was once part of China. Most countries don’t recognize it today as a country distinct from China.

Taiwan

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Singapore

Singapore
Many parts of Asia are polluted, poor and crowded, but Singapore is one of the wealthier countries in the region. Singapore is a small island country, situated south of Malaysia. Like...

Singapore

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Cambodia

Cambodia
Remember the scene in the Disney movie Jungle Book where Mowgli and some naughty apes race through an abandoned city? Ancient, abandoned cities like the one in the movie really do exist. In Cambodia lies the remains of Angkor, a huge city built by the Khmer Empire between the ninth and 15th...

Cambodia

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Turkey

Turkey
Would you like to visit an ancient country that has been settled for more than 8,000 years? You might like to visit Turkey or officially known as the Republic of Turkey. Here, you’ll find ancient Roman ruins, huge cathedrals, and castles from the days of the knights and Crusaders. There’s an...

Turkey

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China

China
Which country invented paper, gunpowder, silk, porcelain, printing and the magnetic compass? The answer is China. China is one of the oldest civilizations and for centuries it was ahead of the rest of the world in technology, math and science. For thousands of years, emperors ruled China. Its...

China

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Laos – Previously Called Lan Xang

Laos – Previously Called Lan Xang
Hundreds of years ago, Laos was called Lan Xang, which means “kingdom of a million elephants.” Sounds like a fun place to visit, doesn't it? Elephants still live...

Laos – Previously Called Lan Xang

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Philippines

Philippines
Have you ever wondered how countries, cities and streets gain their names? Sometimes, places are given descriptive names. The Snake River that runs through the western

Philippines

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Korea

Korea
Have you ever had a fight with a friend or sibling that you couldn't solve or win? What did you do? When two countries have this problem, they sometimes call an armistice, which means they agree to stop fighting, but the war may not have really ended. This is what happened to Korea. After World...

Korea

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Japan

Japan
Japan is a rocking and rolling place – literally. This small country made of four main islands and over 6,000 smaller islands sits near three tectonic...

Japan

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Brunei

Brunei
“Use your fork and spoon. Don’t use your fingers.” Maybe your mom or dad reminds you of proper table manners like these. What if you lived in a country where it was polite to eat with your fingers? Eating with your fingers is a traditional custom in many Asian countries, including Brunei....

Brunei

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East Timor

East Timor
East Timor sits in the Indian Ocean on an island also occupied by Indonesia. This poor country was ruled by the Portuguese from the 1600s until 1975. Not long after it gained its independence from

East Timor

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