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25 interesting facts that will make you want to travel

1. Traveling can help improve your problem-solving skills.
2. One in eight jobs in the US depends on travel and tourism.

3. Taking a vacation can reduce your risk of heart disease.

4. Studies show that money spent on travel makes you happier than money spent on material goods.

5. The benefits of traveling are almost immediate. After just one or two days, 89% of people experience significant reductions in their stress levels.

6. It has been proven that traveling can help people suffering from depression.

7. Travel has been shown to be good for brain health.

8. Couples traveling together have reported a greater increase in feelings of intimacy.

9. Traveling makes you more creative.

10. Travel can also make you smarter.

11. France is the most visited country in the world.

12. And the most visited city in the world, according to data from 2013, is Bangkok.

13. Russia produces the most oxygen in the world.

14. Canada has the most lakes in the world.

15. Mongolia is the least densely populated place in the world. 16. Niger has the youngest population in any country.

17. Monaco is smaller than Central Park in New York.

18. 99% of Libya is deserted.

19. The US have the largest number of citizens behind bars.

20. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport is the busiest airport in the world.

21. One-third of the world’s airports are in the United States.

22. The San Alfonso del Mar complex in Chile has the largest swimming pool in the world.

23. The longest flight by plane is from Sydney to Dallas. It lasts approximately 16 hours and covers approximately 8,500 kilometers.

24. All the money that is thrown in the Fontana de Trevi of Rome is collected every night and donated to several charitable organizations.

25. The largest hotel in the world is the Izmailovo Hotel, in Russia. It can accommodate more than 7,500 people.