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North America

Roadkill Food Festival Roadkill Food Festival
Roadkill Food Festival

With a population just over 1,000 people, the small town of Marlington, West Virginia held their annual Roadkill Cookoff Festival.

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4 of America’s Favorite Organic Restaurants 4 of America’s Favorite Organic Restaurants
4 of America's Favorite Organic Restaurants

Traveling doesn’t mean you have to take a break from your healthy lifestyle. Whether you find yourself passing through one of these great cit ...

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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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Top Outdoor Activities and Recreation around Chicago Top Outdoor Activities and Recreation around Chicago
Top Outdoor Activities and Recreation around Chicago

Chicago may be known as a sprawling metropolis that is approaching 3 million people, but there is plenty of room to spread out and enjoy the great ...

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$16 for a 2 Carat Diamond? $16 for a 2 Carat Diamond?
$16 for a 2 Carat Diamond?

A family visiting Crater of Diamonds State Park in Arkansas has made a lucky find. The world’s only diamond producing site where the public c ...

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6 Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You in Denver 6 Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You in Denver
6 Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You in Denver

Whether you enjoy skiing, hiking, wildlife watching, biking, rafting, or rock climbing, Denver was made for the outdoor enthusiast. Let us look at ...

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2.5 Mile Trail that’s Packed with American Revolutionary History 2.5 Mile Trail that’s Packed with American Revolutionary History
2.5 Mile Trail that’s Packed with American Revolutionary History

Learn the history of the American Revolution with Boston’s famous 2.5 mile red-brick Freedom Trail. You’ll pass by more than a dozen important hist ...

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El Paso: Outdoor Capital of the U.S. El Paso: Outdoor Capital of the U.S.
El Paso: Outdoor Capital of the U.S.

Located within the Chihuahuan Desert, El Paso, Texas is an outdoor recreation lover’s dream. With nearly 250 city parks including the largest ...

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5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs 5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs
5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs

Wherever you decide to travel, there are a few items that every holidaymaker should pack regardless of the destination. Take a look at this list o ...

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Best European Style Cities to Visit in the U.S. Best European Style Cities to Visit in the U.S.
Best European Style Cities to Visit in the U.S.

If you find yourself stateside without the money and time to head to Europe, travel to one of these top U.S. cities which have a distinct European ...

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South America

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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Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan
Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan

Having a campervan gives you the freedom and flexibility to move around a destination while always being assured of accommodation and cooking facil ...

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5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs 5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs
5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs

Wherever you decide to travel, there are a few items that every holidaymaker should pack regardless of the destination. Take a look at this list o ...

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5 Essential Tips to Make Travel Easy and Stress Free 5 Essential Tips to Make Travel Easy and Stress Free
5 Essential Tips to Make Travel Easy and Stress Free

Take advantage of the following advice on your next trip and you’ll be traveling like a seasoned travel professional.

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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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Financing Your Wilderness Vacations with Loans Financing Your Wilderness Vacations with Loans
Financing Your Wilderness Vacations with Loans

Vacation loans can be a great option to take that dream trip when the timing may be perfect but you are struggling with financing it.

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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

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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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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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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Best European Style Cities to Visit in the U.S. Best European Style Cities to Visit in the U.S.
Best European Style Cities to Visit in the U.S.

If you find yourself stateside without the money and time to head to Europe, travel to one of these top U.S. cities which have a distinct European ...

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Basic Italian Phrases to Know When Travelling to Italy Basic Italian Phrases to Know When Travelling to Italy
Basic Italian Phrases to Know When Travelling to Italy

If you packed your things to go on a tour to Italy, this basic Italian phrase package will help you not to get lost while travelling. Learn some ba ...

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The Beautiful Spots Along This Year’s Tour de France Route The Beautiful Spots Along This Year’s Tour de France Route
The Beautiful Spots Along This Year’s Tour de France Route

The Tour de France is one of the world’s most famous sporting events. For many who travel to the event, it’s an opportunity to see a sort of ...

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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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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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Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan
Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan

Having a campervan gives you the freedom and flexibility to move around a destination while always being assured of accommodation and cooking facil ...

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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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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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Financing Your Wilderness Vacations with Loans Financing Your Wilderness Vacations with Loans
Financing Your Wilderness Vacations with Loans

Vacation loans can be a great option to take that dream trip when the timing may be perfect but you are struggling with financing it.

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Experience a Famous African Desert Dune Safari Experience a Famous African Desert Dune Safari
Experience a Famous African Desert Dune Safari

While many opt for African safaris across the great plains of the Serengeti, Africa’s Desert regions are home to an abundance of unique wildlife fo ...

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5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs 5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs
5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs

Wherever you decide to travel, there are a few items that every holidaymaker should pack regardless of the destination. Take a look at this list o ...

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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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Asia

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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An Overview of the Temples and Palaces of Bangkok An Overview of the Temples and Palaces of Bangkok
An Overview of the Temples and Palaces of Bangkok

Bangkok, which is mostly Buddhist, offers hundreds of temples you can explore and where you can learn about the religion and Thai culture.

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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 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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Explore Melaka Malaysia’s  Outdoor and Wildlife Adventures Explore Melaka Malaysia’s Outdoor and Wildlife Adventures
Explore Melaka Malaysia's Outdoor and Wildlife Adventures

Home to wonderful wildlife and natural attractions, Melaka makes for a wonderful Malaysia destination. Long loved by Asian tourists, the region is ...

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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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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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Five Activities You Can Only Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand Five Activities You Can Only Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Five Activities You Can Only Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai is Thailand’s largest northern city and home to some of the country’s finest Buddhist temples. In addition, the city is the perfect base ...

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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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Australia & Oceania

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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Best Places to Spot Iconic Australian Wildlife in the Wild Best Places to Spot Iconic Australian Wildlife in the Wild
Best Places to Spot Iconic Australian Wildlife in the Wild

Follow this helpful guide to spotting some of Australia’s most recognized animals in the wild. Many regions which Australian animals call home can ...

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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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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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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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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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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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5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs 5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs
5 Essentials Every Holidaymaker Needs

Wherever you decide to travel, there are a few items that every holidaymaker should pack regardless of the destination. Take a look at this list o ...

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Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan
Tips for Renting & Traveling in a Campervan

Having a campervan gives you the freedom and flexibility to move around a destination while always being assured of accommodation and cooking facil ...

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City Guides

Five Activities You Can Only Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand Five Activities You Can Only Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand
Five Activities You Can Only Do in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai is Thailand’s largest northern city and home to some of the country’s finest Buddhist temples. In addition, the city is the perfect base ...

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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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Outdoor Adventures in London’s Best Parks Outdoor Adventures in London’s Best Parks
Outdoor Adventures in London’s Best Parks

People often say London is gloomy, but you can easily brighten any day by paying a visit to one of its lovely green Royal Parks.

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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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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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Top Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences in Lafayette Top Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences in Lafayette
Top Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences in Lafayette

Lafayette and nearby Boulder, Colorado take great pride in their offering of numerous parks and green spaces. For those looking for an alternative ...

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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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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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Great Walks around London Great Walks around London
Great Walks around London

Whether you’re in the mood for an all day hike or simply a short afternoon stroll, you can be assured London has many options for you to get outsid ...

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Top Outdoor Activities and Recreation around Chicago Top Outdoor Activities and Recreation around Chicago
Top Outdoor Activities and Recreation around Chicago

Chicago may be known as a sprawling metropolis that is approaching 3 million people, but there is plenty of room to spread out and enjoy the great ...

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