Nature and Environment Archive

  • It has been our dream to go on safari in Tanzania. Ever since watching Africa the Serengeti on IMAX in 1994, we've had dreams of spying herds of wildebeest migrating across the massive Serengeti plains. I can't believe it's taken us this long to finall...

    On Safari in Tanzania: The Ultimate Wildlife Experience

    It has been our dream to go on safari in Tanzania. Ever since watching Africa the Serengeti on IMAX in 1994, we've had dreams of spying herds of wildebeest migrating across the massive Serengeti plains. I can't believe it's taken us this long to finall...

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  • The Yucatan Peninsula is an expansive swath of land in eastern Mexico, separating the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico. From the azure waters of the Caribbean coast to the remains of great, fortified structures strewn throughout the interior, ther...

    Top 10 Things to do on the Yucatan Peninsula Mexico

    The Yucatan Peninsula is an expansive swath of land in eastern Mexico, separating the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico. From the azure waters of the Caribbean coast to the remains of great, fortified structures strewn throughout the interior, ther...

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  • Dave and I have often considered settling down in Mexico. Each time we visit, we love it! We haven't seen enough of the country to decide where is best, so when Natan of The TRVL Blog suggested writing about his 10 favourite places in Mexico, we were...

    10 Must-Visit Places in Mexico

    Dave and I have often considered settling down in Mexico. Each time we visit, we love it! We haven't seen enough of the country to decide where is best, so when Natan of The TRVL Blog suggested writing about his 10 favourite places in Mexico, we were...

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  • India is a land of picturesque beauty which attracts wanderlust-smitten individuals from far and wide. Despite the mammoth growth in tourism, there are hill stations near Delhi that are still hidden gems and have managed to remain untouched by the stre...

    7 Hill Stations Near Delhi: Experience True India

    India is a land of picturesque beauty which attracts wanderlust-smitten individuals from far and wide. Despite the mammoth growth in tourism, there are hill stations near Delhi that are still hidden gems and have managed to remain untouched by the stre...

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  • The western European country of Spain is a bright, vibrant and exciting place to visit. Steeped in culture and with an wealth of history to discover Spain is a the perfect destination for a European vacation. I've compiled a list of the top cities in S...

    10 Must Visit Cities in Spain

    The western European country of Spain is a bright, vibrant and exciting place to visit. Steeped in culture and with an wealth of history to discover Spain is a the perfect destination for a European vacation. I've compiled a list of the top cities in S...

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  • Like most graduates, I followed the drumline into a full-time office position. Within the first few weeks, I knew it wasn’t what I wanted. What I needed was to expand my horizons, literally. I found that through volunteering abroad. There’s nothin...

    Volunteering Abroad: A new perspective awaits

    Like most graduates, I followed the drumline into a full-time office position. Within the first few weeks, I knew it wasn’t what I wanted. What I needed was to expand my horizons, literally. I found that through volunteering abroad. There’s nothin...

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  •   Chernobyl, Ukraine was the site of a terrible nuclear accident on April 26, 1986 when a reactor meltdown spewed radioactive material all over Europe. Chernobyl Pictures: 30 Years Later A large area around Chernobyl was evacuated and will remain ...

    25 Haunting Photos of Chernobyl – 30 Years after the Disaster

      Chernobyl, Ukraine was the site of a terrible nuclear accident on April 26, 1986 when a reactor meltdown spewed radioactive material all over Europe. Chernobyl Pictures: 30 Years Later A large area around Chernobyl was evacuated and will remain ...

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  • Bermuda is a destination we've often heard of but didn't know anything about. I remember the legends of the Bermuda triangle while growing up but for the most part, it's been a quiet destination on our radar. That is until the America's Cup took the ...

    Bermuda and a Superyacht Regatta

    Bermuda is a destination we've often heard of but didn't know anything about. I remember the legends of the Bermuda triangle while growing up but for the most part, it's been a quiet destination on our radar. That is until the America's Cup took the ...

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  • It all started with an email. Would you like to come to Tuscany? Well who wouldn't? It was a year ago that we responded saying that the next time we're in Italy, we'll definitely stop in to experience the luxury Tuscan villa of Borgo Argenina. Owned, o...

    Tuscany Dreams – A Luxury Tuscan Villa Escape

    It all started with an email. Would you like to come to Tuscany? Well who wouldn't? It was a year ago that we responded saying that the next time we're in Italy, we'll definitely stop in to experience the luxury Tuscan villa of Borgo Argenina. Owned, o...

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  • Switzerland is expensive. That’s old news. But you can visit Switzerland on a Budget. And be honest. It’s why you haven’t put it on your bucket list yet, right? You’re intimidated by the high prices. You think you’ll never be able to afford a...

    10 Simple Ways to Travel Switzerland on a Budget

    Switzerland is expensive. That’s old news. But you can visit Switzerland on a Budget. And be honest. It’s why you haven’t put it on your bucket list yet, right? You’re intimidated by the high prices. You think you’ll never be able to afford a...

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  • In the past, I got a lot of my history lessons from either movies, novels (fiction) or musicals. You'd be amazed at how much you can learn about history in a 1940s musical. Sure, I learned history in school, but I never really retained anything learned...

    A Historical Look at Virginia Beach

    In the past, I got a lot of my history lessons from either movies, novels (fiction) or musicals. You'd be amazed at how much you can learn about history in a 1940s musical. Sure, I learned history in school, but I never really retained anything learned...

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