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Top Destinations for a Truly Wild Experience Top Destinations for a Truly Wild Experience
Top Destinations for a Truly Wild Experience

With our ever increasing population and urbanization of wild lands, it seems difficult to find destinations where you can find yourself in untouche ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Singapore’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

Posted by on 9:40 pm in Asia, City Guides, Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 5 comments

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 behind the urban planning of this city deserves the utmost recognition.

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Species Declared Extinct in 2016

Posted by on 12:25 am in Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 1 comment

Species Declared Extinct in 2016

If you thought this year was hard on us humans this past year with war, terrorism, and political chaos and embarrassment, it is nothing compared to the sadness the natural world has felt with the declaration of more extinctions.

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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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The Wildlife & Wonder of Mali

Posted by on 3:51 pm in Africa, Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

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 literally flows life to its inhabitants and the Sahara which continues to increase its empire as it makes its way southward stripping life in its path.

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Panama City’s Top 5 Outdoor & Wildlife Experiences

Posted by on 11:37 am in City Guides, Featured, North America, Wildlife & Nature | 1 comment

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 Panama hat. Beyond the city and even within the city however lies the Panama’s real treasure, its natural areas.

Literally built in the rainforest, one doesn’t need to venture far to feel as though you are in the Amazon. One trip to Panama wasn’t enough for us as we returned to experience its wealth of wildlife and nature a second time.

These are some sure bet destinations around Panama City where you are nearly guaranteed to get in touch with your wild side.

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Species Profile: Hooded Pitohui

Posted by on 12:17 am in Australia & New Zealand, Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

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 found in Colombia’s poison dart frogs and are one of the most toxic natural substances known to science.

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Species Profile: Markhor

Posted by on 9:58 pm in Asia, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

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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Hunting Mammoths in Florida

Posted by on 8:37 am in Featured, Fossils & Archaeology, North America, Outdoor Recreation, Wildlife & Nature | 13 comments

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 in Bone valley, it is aptly named as there have been countless fossilized remains from a multitude of prehistoric animals. Best of all is the ease of which you can become an amateur paleontologist. With just a shovel, a sifting tray, and a mere $5 fossil collecting permit from the state of Florida, you can be on your way to creating your very own museum at home.

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Top Destinations for a Truly Wild Experience

Posted by on 5:24 am in Featured, Wildlife & Nature | 11 comments

Top Destinations for a Truly Wild Experience

With our ever increasing population and urbanization of wild lands, it seems difficult to find destinations where you can find yourself in untouched wilderness. These are a some of today’s top destinations where you can still find a unique wild experience and are quite easily accessi

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Species Profile: Long-Nosed Potoroo

Posted by on 10:26 pm in Australia & New Zealand, Wildlife & Nature | 0 comments

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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