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A Rare White Giraffe Sighting in Kenya

In early june this year, reports of a white baby giraffe and its mother were reported to us by the rangers who got the report from one of the villagers adjacent to the Ishaqbini Hirola Conservancy of northeastern Kenya. We hurriedly headed to the scene as soon as we got the news. And lo and behold, there right in front of us were the two celebrated albino giraffes, so close and extremely calm and seemed not disturbed by our presence.  The mother kept pacing back and…

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Added by Vincent Onyango on September 25, 2017 at 7:04am — No Comments

The Natural Side of Frankfurt, Germany



Frankfurt am Main is packed with excellent history, dining, culture, shopping, nightlife, and more. But there's also plenty to appeal to nature lovers, as well. The city is famous for its delightful gardens and parks, one of the most beautiful and…

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Added by Iness Greener on September 24, 2017 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Touring Some of the Glaciers of the World



Some folk describe glaciers as "rivers of ice", and in essence that’s just what they are. It starts with a snowfall, back in the Year Dot. If that snow doesn’t melt, there’s another snowfall next year, which just lies on top of it. Repeat this process for a few thousand…

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Added by Keith Kellett on September 23, 2017 at 8:30pm — No Comments

5 Top Destinations for Your Dream Wedding

 

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Since it counts as one of top five most important days of our lives, we all want the wedding to be perfect. Organization has to be top-notch and guests have to be accounted for. This requires careful organization that sometimes takes years to execute, and that’s without dealing with the location. If you are determined to have a picture-perfect wedding, here are the…

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Added by Sophie Andersen on September 22, 2017 at 2:21pm — No Comments

6 Important Tips for Travelers to Brazil

While Brazil is a major metropolitan city, its infrastructure is not necessarily user friendly - as many discovered during the recent Summer Olympics. However, this does not mean your trip needs to be…

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Added by lauren quinn on September 21, 2017 at 5:12am — No Comments

The (Big) Game's Afoot at South Africa's Kruger Park

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The word “park” for many many conjure up civilized, groomed lawns, flowerbeds, and patches of dappled woods. But…

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Added by David Paul Appell on September 20, 2017 at 10:47am — No Comments

Artist Lyora Pisarro, Descendant of French Impressionist Camille, Is Her Own Woman

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Camille Pissarro's powerful artistic influence can be felt in the paintings of his great-great granddaughter

Camille…

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Added by Rita Payne Media on September 19, 2017 at 6:25am — No Comments

Creating Cuisine in Sayulita on Mexico's Riviera Nayarit

What is it about Sayulita on the Mexico's…

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Added by Bob and Janice Kollar on September 18, 2017 at 2:46am — No Comments

Letter From Tudela, Spain: Rediscovered Jewish Heritage





An hour south of Pamplona where Ernest Hemingway famously (and tens of thousands after him) ran with the bulls, Tudela, the second largest city in the region of Navarre after Pamplona, is a metropolis of many distinctions, not least among them a Jewish history of majestic…

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Added by Harvey frommer on September 17, 2017 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Tasting Newport Beach, California's Pacific Wine & Food Classic



Light and airy with a heavenly taste that stole my heart at the Pacific Wine and Food Classic in Newport Beach this past August 19.  Oh yes, there was plenty of wine and food, but these beauties put the event in a new dimension.



Walking over the bridge to the Newport Dunes…

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Added by M'Liss Hinshaw on September 16, 2017 at 8:11am — No Comments

8 Must-Do Events in Sydney This Season





Another of the reasons I love living in Sydney is that there are events here all year round, many of them free to attend. If you are visiting the city this spring, there are some events on the calendar that you just can’t miss. You will have a fantastic time if you schedule your trip around one of these, though make sure you book your tickets in advance so…

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Added by Amy Sky Piper on September 15, 2017 at 11:38pm — No Comments

3 Appealing Hill Stations Near Bangalore, India

Bangalore is one of the biggest metropolitan cities in India. It boasts top-notch education institutions and a thriving IT sector, which attracts people from all over the country and the world. The ‘bustling Silicon valley of India’ has made a name for itself as a great destination for work purposes, but that isn’t all that the capital of Karnataka state has to offer.



Bangalore is located in proximity to some of the best hill stations…

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Added by Savaari Car Rentals on September 14, 2017 at 9:10pm — No Comments

Portugal's Algarve: Must-Visit Sights

 

Algarve is the southernmost…

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Added by Tom Collins on September 13, 2017 at 1:12pm — No Comments

6 Fun Water Adventures in Guanacaste, Costa Rica

 



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There’s nothing like a day of exciting fun bouncing and splashing…

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Added by Shannon Farley on September 12, 2017 at 11:32am — No Comments

My Hanoi Street Food Tour



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It was the first time I visited Hanoi, Vietnam’s capital city. It’s chaotic,…

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Added by Helen Tran on September 11, 2017 at 6:30pm — 1 Comment

Malaysia's Amazing Langkawi Sky Bridge



Without any doubt, Sky Bridge is the most interesting place in this archipelago of 104 islands in the Andaman Sea, some 30 kilometers off the coast of northwestern Malaysia. In general, Langkawi has few attractions apart from its famous beaches, duty-free…

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Added by Iness Greener on September 10, 2017 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Irma's Destruction on St. Martin through Locals' Eyes

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To help the north Caribbean help itself in the wake of Hurricane Irma, see the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association's Caribbean Tourism Recovery Fund or the Caribbean…

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Added by Ed Wetschler on September 9, 2017 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Marriott Rejuvenates a Historic Treasure in Syracuse, New York

There are times when staying at a historic hotel goes beyond being ensconced in solid construction and ornate architecture that can never be replicated in today's world. At Marriott Syracuse Downtown, a grand…

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Added by Steve Mirsky on September 8, 2017 at 12:04pm — No Comments

Seville: Spain's Unforgettable City of Orange Trees

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In spring, they say, the fragrance of orange…

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Added by Harvey frommer on September 7, 2017 at 6:30am — No Comments

Three Cheers for Algiers!

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Quick, what’s Africa’s largest country? If you said CongoLibya, or South Africa, well, yes, they’re certainly up there, but the…

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Added by Max Pesling on September 6, 2017 at 9:11am — No Comments

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