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North America

Outdoor Adventures Await Mexico Travelers Outdoor Adventures Await Mexico Travelers
Outdoor Adventures Await Mexico Travelers

Whether you’re traveling through the Yucatan Peninsula or exploring the majestic Copper Canyon, Mexico promises intrepid travelers an exciting rang ...

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Where Wolves and Alligators Meet: Alligator River NWR Where Wolves and Alligators Meet: Alligator River NWR
Where Wolves and Alligators Meet: Alligator River NWR

A species that once roamed from Texas to Florida could now be living its last days here in Alligator River or even more sadly in an enclosure at so ...

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Sleeping with Trees Sleeping with Trees
Sleeping with Trees

Tree house hotels of the modern era bring all the fun and excitement you remember having as a kid and many add all the creature comforts you could ...

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Panama City’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Panama City’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Panama City's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

When you think of Panama City, Panama your mind goes straight to the canal, Bridge of the Americas, Casco Viejo, and of course getting yourself a P ...

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Channel Islands: California’s Secret Gem Channel Islands: California’s Secret Gem
Channel Islands: California's Secret Gem

Situated just a rather short boat ride from the heavily populated and busy coast of California’s coastline lies one of North America’s ...

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Whitetail Deer Gets Road Rage Whitetail Deer Gets Road Rage
Whitetail Deer Gets Road Rage

Deer injures woman after being hit by car.

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Alaskan Village Working on Anti-Tourism Campaign Alaskan Village Working on Anti-Tourism Campaign
Alaskan Village Working on Anti-Tourism Campaign

Alaska’s Inupiaq coastal village of Point Lay has become the home of thousands upon thousands of walruses.

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Hunting Mammoths in Florida Hunting Mammoths in Florida
Hunting Mammoths in Florida

If you have ever wanted to actually hold a piece of a mammoth, there is no better place to do so than the Peace River in central Florida. Located ...

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Mound Key: Island of Indians, Pirates, Cults, and Goats Mound Key: Island of Indians, Pirates, Cults, and Goats
Mound Key: Island of Indians, Pirates, Cults, and Goats

After the Spanish exploration years, Mound Key would become home to pirates, Cuban fisherman, early American pioneers, and even a religious utopian ...

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Divergent Series Star Arrested in North Dakota Divergent Series Star Arrested in North Dakota
Divergent Series Star Arrested in North Dakota

Shailene Woodley joined a large group of others including members of various Native American Indian tribes to protest the proposed the new Dakota A ...

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South America

Sleeping with Trees Sleeping with Trees
Sleeping with Trees

Tree house hotels of the modern era bring all the fun and excitement you remember having as a kid and many add all the creature comforts you could ...

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Why I Hate Machu Picchu Why I Hate Machu Picchu
Why I Hate Machu Picchu

The backdrop of Machu Picchu has become something like a “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign where tourists continue to take the monotonous ico ...

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Species Profile: Bald Uakari Species Profile: Bald Uakari
Species Profile: Bald Uakari

This small Amazonian monkey has a shaggy red orange coat with a bare red face resembling that of a Marvel villian. Its reddish face signals good he ...

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Species Profile: Maned Wolf Species Profile: Maned Wolf
Species Profile: Maned Wolf

The sole species in its genus, the maned wolf is unlike other canids. It has extremely long legs making it the tallest of the wild dogs. Also known ...

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Europe

Poland Introduces Glow In The Dark Bike Lanes Poland Introduces Glow In The Dark Bike Lanes
Poland Introduces Glow In The Dark Bike Lanes

Using materials that emit light, Lidzbark Warminski in Poland’s north has just installed new eco-friendly bike lanes which glow in the dark. ...

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The Gardens of Europe The Gardens of Europe
The Gardens of Europe

When one thinks of London, they may think of high end shopping, West End shows, and red phone booths. There is however a magical lush paradise as b ...

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Gyrfalcon: The Bird of Kings Gyrfalcon: The Bird of Kings
Gyrfalcon: The Bird of Kings

It was pushing midnight but the eternal summer sunshine meant one could still see the beautiful Icelandic countryside as we made our way to Reykjav ...

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Searching for Parrots in…Europe? Searching for Parrots in…Europe?
Searching for Parrots in...Europe?

These days Europeans don’t need to head to the tropics or down under to appreciate wild parrots because thanks to careless and ignorant owner ...

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Quad Biking in Iceland Quad Biking in Iceland
Quad Biking in Iceland

I have been quad biking in many countries spanning several continents and I must say Iceland tops the list when it comes to best places to hit the ...

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Gorilla Escapes Enclosure at London Zoo Gorilla Escapes Enclosure at London Zoo
Gorilla Escapes Enclosure at London Zoo

An adult male silverback gorilla made an attempt at freedom when he escaped the confines of his enclosure at the ZSL London Zoo.

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Africa

Cape Town’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Cape Town’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Cape Town's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

Africa is known for its richness of wildlife and although Cape Town may not be home to the main attractions found in places like the Serengeti such ...

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Ivory on Fire: Kenya Burns Confiscated Illegal Animal Products Ivory on Fire: Kenya Burns Confiscated Illegal Animal Products
Ivory on Fire: Kenya Burns Confiscated Illegal Animal Products

Although Kenya has done “ivory burns” in the past, this most recent one has been by far the largest. President Uhuru Kenyatta has given ...

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The Wildlife & Wonder of Mali The Wildlife & Wonder of Mali
The Wildlife & Wonder of Mali

A harsh country with natural rugged beauty, Mali is a magical yet dangerous country. A country of stark contrasts, you have the Niger River which l ...

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Tunisia: Come Visit the Wild Rome Tunisia: Come Visit the Wild Rome
Tunisia: Come Visit the Wild Rome

There is a place however where you can go back in time to see the Roman Empire in a much more natural and untouched setting. Tunisia in Northern Af ...

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Asia

Species Profile: Markhor Species Profile: Markhor
Species Profile: Markhor

A wild goat of Western and Central Asia with impressive corkscrew like horns that can reach up to 5 feet in males

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Elephant Saves Man From Perceived Drowning Elephant Saves Man From Perceived Drowning
Elephant Saves Man From Perceived Drowning

Darrick Thomson, co founder of the Save Elephant Foundation, helped rescue a baby elephant last year who would later be named Kham Lha. A year late ...

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The Illegal Ivory Trade Takes Flight The Illegal Ivory Trade Takes Flight
The Illegal Ivory Trade Takes Flight

We all know the horrible carnage taking place in Africa with the slaughtering of Elephants for their ivory tusks, there is however an equal or grea ...

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Sleeping with Trees Sleeping with Trees
Sleeping with Trees

Tree house hotels of the modern era bring all the fun and excitement you remember having as a kid and many add all the creature comforts you could ...

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The Other Panda The Other Panda
The Other Panda

We all have come to know and love the large black and white Giant panda which is honored in such ways as it being a national symbol of China, the l ...

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Japan’s Whale Hunt Under Debate and Scrutiny Japan’s Whale Hunt Under Debate and Scrutiny
Japan's Whale Hunt Under Debate and Scrutiny

As Japan gears up for another year of hunting whales in the Southern Ocean, Sea Shepherd will once again attempt to disrupt any killing.

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Thailand Legalizing Abortion for Zika Cases Thailand Legalizing Abortion for Zika Cases
Thailand Legalizing Abortion for Zika Cases

Buddhist dominated Thailand has loosened its restrictions on abortion when it comes to babies that may have microcephaly caused by the Zika virus. ...

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Borneo : Highlights of an Untamed Island Borneo : Highlights of an Untamed Island
Borneo : Highlights of an Untamed Island

Few places on earth can match the biodiversity and rugged beauty of Borneo. The third largest island in the world, Borneo is home to some extraordi ...

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World Nomad Games – Kyrgyzstan World Nomad Games – Kyrgyzstan
World Nomad Games - Kyrgyzstan

Move over Olympics, there are new games in town, or at least in Kyrgyzstan there is. The second official World Nomad Games was held in September th ...

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Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Singapore's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

The only island city-country in the world, Singapore has figured out how to make a large sprawling city seem somewhat wild and natural. Whoever is ...

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Australia & Oceania

Mungo: A Journey into Australia’s Past Mungo: A Journey into Australia’s Past
Mungo: A Journey into Australia's Past

A place truly out of this world, so much so that it looks like the surface of the moon, Lake Mungo has acted like a time capsule allowing us to tak ...

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Best Places to See Koalas in Australia Best Places to See Koalas in Australia
Best Places to See Koalas in Australia

While seeing kangaroos is almost certain in many areas across Australia, the koala is much more shy and elusive which makes planning a necessity wh ...

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Shaking Hands with the Devil in Tasmania Shaking Hands with the Devil in Tasmania
Shaking Hands with the Devil in Tasmania

Located at the bottom of Australia lies the rugged pristine wilderness filled island often overlooked by tourists heading down under. It may not ha ...

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Species Profile: Hooded Pitohui Species Profile: Hooded Pitohui
Species Profile: Hooded Pitohui

Endemic to New Guinea, this black and orange bird has been found to contain batrachotoxins on its skin and feathers. These are the same toxins foun ...

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Uluru: The Controversial Climb Uluru: The Controversial Climb
Uluru: The Controversial Climb

Uluru, or Ayers Rock as Europeans renamed it, is a stunning rock jutting out from the outback of Australia. Currently Uluru is still legal to climb ...

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Tourist Deaths in the Great Barrier Reef Tourist Deaths in the Great Barrier Reef
Tourist Deaths in the Great Barrier Reef

A tour company based out of Cairns Australia, has unfortunately seen two of its passengers die from heart attacks while visiting the Great Barrier ...

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Skittles in the Sky : Australia’s Parrots Skittles in the Sky : Australia’s Parrots
Skittles in the Sky : Australia's Parrots

Australia is home to many beautiful parrots. With over 50 species present throughout the country you are bound to see some of these incredible bird ...

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Mulligans Flat – Turning Back Time in Australia Mulligans Flat – Turning Back Time in Australia
Mulligans Flat - Turning Back Time in Australia

Mulligans Flat in Canberra’s north has created a magical place where one can get a glimpse of the authentic Australian wild bush land and jus ...

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Jamala Wildlife Lodge: A Room with a Zoo Jamala Wildlife Lodge: A Room with a Zoo
Jamala Wildlife Lodge: A Room with a Zoo

If you’ve ever dreamt of an intimate experience with wild animals, Australia has the lodge for you. While there are a number of zoos that offer ove ...

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Species Profile: Long-Nosed Potoroo Species Profile: Long-Nosed Potoroo
Species Profile: Long-Nosed Potoroo

Closely related to the kangaroo family this marsupial acts like a miniature kangaroo but with a rat like tail and the nose of a bandicoot.

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City Guides

Seattle’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Seattle’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Seattle's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

Seattle is an incredible city for exploring the great outdoors. Within the city one has beautiful parks and gardens as well as a multitude of Natio ...

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Vancouver’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Vancouver’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Vancouver's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

Despite having one of the largest population densities of North American Cities, Vancouver offers incredible outdoor adventure and natural attracti ...

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San Francisco’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences San Francisco’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
San Francisco's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

San Francisco is known for its iconic fire engine red Golden Gate Bridge and cable cars but beneath the ever present fog you can find some of the s ...

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Panama City’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Panama City’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Panama City's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

When you think of Panama City, Panama your mind goes straight to the canal, Bridge of the Americas, Casco Viejo, and of course getting yourself a P ...

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Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Singapore's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

The only island city-country in the world, Singapore has figured out how to make a large sprawling city seem somewhat wild and natural. Whoever is ...

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Cape Town’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences Cape Town’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences
Cape Town's Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

Africa is known for its richness of wildlife and although Cape Town may not be home to the main attractions found in places like the Serengeti such ...

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