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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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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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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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Sleeping with Trees

Posted by on 1:43 pm in Asia, Australia & New Zealand, Featured, Natural Living, North America, Outdoor Recreation, South America, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

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 ask for and more.

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Species Profile: Bald Uakari

Posted by on 3:47 pm in Featured, South America, Wildlife & Nature | 1 comment

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 health and makes it more attractive to possible mates.

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Species Profile: Maned Wolf

Posted by on 12:56 pm in South America, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

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 as the skunk wolf, it terriorial marking has a pungent odor.

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Why I Hate Machu Picchu

Posted by on 8:22 am in Featured, Fossils & Archaeology, South America | 27 comments

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 iconic selfie in front of the long lost city which is now heavily dotted with the brightly colored clothing of tourists much like the lights on a Christmas tree. The whole Machu Picchu experience has sadly become no more authentic then shaking hands with Elvis in Sin City.

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