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Outdoor Recreation

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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Dealing With Emergencies While Camping Dealing With Emergencies While Camping
Dealing With Emergencies While Camping

The following are a few tips on how to deal with an emergency while camping abroad so that you can keep your cool if it happens to you.

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Experiencing Zion National Park in just 1 Day Experiencing Zion National Park in just 1 Day
Experiencing Zion National Park in just 1 Day

If you find yourself with only 24 hours to explore Utah’s first national park , make the most of your one day with this great introductory tour of ...

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Best Places to Stay on Your East Coast Road Trip Best Places to Stay on Your East Coast Road Trip
Best Places to Stay on Your East Coast Road Trip

Known for its world-class scenery and endless list of iconic road trips, the United States is best explored by car. Of the many routes you can choo ...

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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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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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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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$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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Denali Park Village Denali Park Village
Denali Park Village

Deep in Alaska’s wild interior lies over six million acres of preserved wilderness otherwise known as Denali National Park. With glacial lakes, fro ...

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Best Places to Experience by Bicycle Best Places to Experience by Bicycle
Best Places to Experience by Bicycle

Bicycles are a perfect way to see a destination when we travel as we can take things at our own pace while opening up many more opportunities to se ...

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Wildlife & Nature

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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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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50 Fascinating Facts About the Ocean 50 Fascinating Facts About the Ocean
50 Fascinating Facts About the Ocean

The world’s oceans have always been a place of wonder and mystery. Covering nearly three quarters of our planet, it’s impossible to know all their ...

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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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Outdoor Adventures in Mexico Outdoor Adventures in Mexico
Outdoor Adventures in Mexico

Mexico may be famous for its beaches and partying, but there is much more to this wonderful country. It’s a destination where travelers can combine ...

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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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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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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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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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Go and Find The Real Pikachu Go and Find The Real Pikachu
Go and Find The Real Pikachu

It seems you cannot go anywhere these days without seeing kids and even adults glued to their mobiles as they literally search the world for fictio ...

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Natural Living

Eating Organic: Healthier Way to Live or Clever Marketing Gimmick Eating Organic: Healthier Way to Live or Clever Marketing Gimmick
Eating Organic: Healthier Way to Live or Clever Marketing Gimmick

It is impossible these days to go anywhere without seeing signs or stickers plastered on products announcing they are “organic.” It see ...

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Travel Bloggers Gone Wild! Travel Bloggers Gone Wild!
Travel Bloggers Gone Wild!

We love seeing travelers get in touch with their wild sides. We have compiled a collection of well known, up and coming, and inspirational travel b ...

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Dealing With Emergencies While Camping Dealing With Emergencies While Camping
Dealing With Emergencies While Camping

The following are a few tips on how to deal with an emergency while camping abroad so that you can keep your cool if it happens to you.

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Sex & Travel Sex & Travel
Sex & Travel

Whether you are a single backpacker or in a marriage of 20 years, travel can no doubt spark romance and bring on the urge to drop our guard, our st ...

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Ducks On a Plane! Ducks On a Plane!
Ducks On a Plane!

We are all familiar with the film Snakes On a Plane, however you may actually find yourself seated next to one soon as more and more people are bei ...

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Passing the Weed: The Spread of Marijuana Around the World Passing the Weed: The Spread of Marijuana Around the World
Passing the Weed: The Spread of Marijuana Around the World

No other plant on the planet seems to get as much attention as Marijuana. Call it what you’d like whether it be ganja, weed, pot, grass, or h ...

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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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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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Best Places to Travel Au Naturel Best Places to Travel Au Naturel
Best Places to Travel Au Naturel

Travel is all about getting out of our comfort zone and broadening our horizons. We strip all of our belongings down to the bare necessities that a ...

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Breaking Down the Various Food Diets Breaking Down the Various Food Diets
Breaking Down the Various Food Diets

Religious beliefs, health reasons, allergies, and personal beliefs are just some of the other reasons choose diets for themselves. So with so many ...

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Outdoor Safety, Tips, & Gear

Top 5 Isolated Wilderness Areas Abroad Top 5 Isolated Wilderness Areas Abroad
Top 5 Isolated Wilderness Areas Abroad

Development and modernization is spreading throughout the world at an alarming pace. With many wild areas now overrun by tourists, there are luckil ...

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Photographing Snakes in the Wild Photographing Snakes in the Wild
Photographing Snakes in the Wild

When it comes to documenting these magnificent creatures with a camera, things can get a bit tricky. They are many times experts at camouflage, can ...

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Dealing With Emergencies While Camping Dealing With Emergencies While Camping
Dealing With Emergencies While Camping

The following are a few tips on how to deal with an emergency while camping abroad so that you can keep your cool if it happens to you.

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When Birds Attack When Birds Attack
When Birds Attack

For the most part birds are the ones who are stalked and harassed by binocular carrying bird enthusiasts, but every now and then the birds turn the ...

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Outdoor Gear: What to Buy & What You Don’t Need Outdoor Gear: What to Buy & What You Don’t Need
Outdoor Gear: What to Buy & What You Don't Need

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 product ...

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Snake Bites and How to Treat Them Snake Bites and How to Treat Them
Snake Bites and How to Treat Them

Snakes inhabit all continents except for Antarctica and species number over 3,000. Thankfully only around 15% of those are dangerous to humans. Alt ...

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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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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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Fossils & Archaeology

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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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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Amber: The World’s Sappiest Discoveries Amber: The World’s Sappiest Discoveries
Amber: The World's Sappiest Discoveries

Amber, highly prized by humans for centuries and dreaded by insects for millions of years. Highly revered for centuries, amber is now serving valua ...

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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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$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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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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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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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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Kids

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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The Nature & Beauty of Bird Feathers The Nature & Beauty of Bird Feathers
The Nature & Beauty of Bird Feathers

Birds have always captivated us not only with their ability to fly but also with their incredible beauty. As dinosaurs evolved into birds they trad ...

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Go and Find The Real Pikachu Go and Find The Real Pikachu
Go and Find The Real Pikachu

It seems you cannot go anywhere these days without seeing kids and even adults glued to their mobiles as they literally search the world for fictio ...

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