Did you know Mt Everest is still growing? And yet Mexico City is sinking… Whether you’re out and proud nerd or a closet geek, Lonely Planet’s got some real travel trivia to keep you nodding and ‘mm-hmm’ing right through the holidays. Not quite a gadget, but I couldn’t resist! Find out something you don’t know
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Ellen Barone has been creating words and images for travel and tourism since 1998. She co-founded and publishes the group travel blog YourLifeIsATrip.com and is currently at work on her first book "I Could Live Here".