# A Journey to the Center of the Earth

### by Nathan Fung

ANSWER: **CRAYFISH CREEK**

Each space corresponds to a country or territory on the map of the Mapparium.

Start on the red space above the start. | India |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Siam |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | French Indo-china |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | China |

Move to an adjacent red space. | Manchukuo |

Take the seventh letter. | K |

Move to an adjacent green space. | Mongolia |

Move to an adjacent purple space. | Tannu Tuva |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Soviet Union |

Take the fifth letter. | E |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | Afghanistan |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Iran |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Iraq |

Move to an adjacent red space. | Transjordan |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Palestine |

Take the fourth letter. | E |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | Syria |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | Turkey |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Bulgaria |

Move to an adjacent red space. | Greece |

Take the second letter. | R |

Move to an adjacent purple space. | Albania |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Yugoslavia |

Move to an adjacent red space. | Romania |

Move to an adjacent purple space. | Hungary |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | Austria |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Czechoslovakia |

Take the fourth letter. | C |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | Poland |

Move to an adjacent red space. | Germany |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Netherlands |

Take the fourth letter. | H |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Belgium |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | France |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Spain |

Take the first letter. | S |

Move to the aqua space below it. | Morocco |

Move to an adjacent green space. | Algeria |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Libia |

Move to an adjacent red space. | Anglo-Egyptian Sudan |

Take the eleventh letter. | I |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Belgian Congo |

Move to an adjacent green space. | French Equatorial Africa |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | French West Africa |

Take the twelfth letter. | F |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Liberia |

Move to the aqua space to the left of it. | Inini |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Surinam |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Brazil |

Move to an adjacent purple space. | Paraguay |

Take the eighth letter. | Y |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | Argentina |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Chile |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | Peru |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Ecuador |

Take the fourth letter. | A |

Move to an adjacent red space. | Colombia |

Move to an adjacent yellow space. | Panama |

Move to an adjacent red space. | Costa Rica |

Take the sixth letter. | R |

Move to an adjacent red-orange space. | Nicaragua |

Move to an adjacent blue space. | Honduras |

Move to an adjacent orange space. | Guatemala |

Move to an adjacent aqua space. | Mexico |

Take the fifth letter. | C |

Move downwards and you're out! |

Taking the letters backwards spells out the answer **CRAYFISH CREEK**.