Development and modernization is spreading throughout the world at an alarming pace. With many wild areas now overrun by tourists, there are luckily still places left that will unleash your inner explorer.
Snakes inhabit all continents except for Antarctica and species number over 3,000. Thankfully only around 15% of those are dangerous to humans. Although extreme caution should be exercised while hiking in areas where poisonous snakes are prevalent, the chances of actually being bitten and fatality are extremely low, especially in nations that have access to decent health care.
When it comes to outdoor gear there is no shortage of products to choose from before heading out on your next big adventure. There are some products that can be extremely beneficial but many are overpriced gimmicks.
A tour company based out of Cairns Australia, has unfortunately seen two of its passengers die from heart attacks while visiting the Great Barrier Reef.
Buddhist dominated Thailand has loosened its restrictions on abortion when it comes to babies that may have microcephaly caused by the Zika virus.