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5 THINGS TO DO IN COZUMEL MEXICO

THINGS TO DO IN COZUMEL MEXICO Cozumel is a small limestone island surrounded by crystal clear aqua blue waters, just off Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula. [youtube]https://youtu.be/IfY3MBTqPcw[/youtube] It is a popular destination for cruise ships in the […]

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BORN FREE FOUNDATION, JEAN BYRD | SHAMWARI, SOUTH AFRICA

We were privileged to visit the northern Born Free Animal Rescue and Education Centre at Shamwari Game reserve in South Africa. BORN FREE FOUNDATION PROGRAMS Born Free has many programs including bear, primate, elephant or […]

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BORN FREE FOUNDATION, JULIE WARD | SHAMWARI, SOUTH AFRICA

MOTHER EARTH is a very unusual but symbolic statue that greets visitors to the Southern Centre of Born Free in Shamwari. ELSA THE LION The Born Free Foundation was started by the English actors, husband […]

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SHAMWARI WILDLIFE REHABILITATION CENTRE, SOUTH AFRICA

SHAMWARI WILDLIFE REHABILITATION CENTRE Shamwari Game Reserve is approx. 1 hr north east of the coastal town of Port Elizabeth in South Africa. The reality tv show Shamwari was filmed there a few years ago, […]

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MVEZO, SOUTH AFRICA | BIRTHPLACE OF NELSON MANDELA

MVEZO, A CHANCE FINDING We had experienced the Sardine Run and sadly had to leave to slowly make our way south to Cape Town. We had barely left Coffee Bay when I saw a road […]

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SNORKELLING WITH HUMPBACK WHALES | MOOLOOLABA, QUEENSLAND

SNORKELLING WITH HUMPBACK WHALES, MOOLOOLABA, QUEENSLAND It was a beautiful day for snorkelling with humpback whales off the magnificent Sunshine Coast. The sky was azure blue and the ocean was calm as we headed out […]

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NELSON MANDELA DAY – BEULAH’S DAY OFF – COFFEE BAY, SOUTH AFRICA 18TH JULY

NELSON MANDELA DAY – 67 MINUTES OF CHARITY WORK Nelson Mandela or Madiba as he is affectionately remembered is a huge influence here in his homeland of the Xhosa. South Africa celebrates his life on […]

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CUSCUS COME ALIVE AT NIGHT- TUFI DIVE RESORT, PNG

Cuscus At Tufi Dive Resort I had never heard of a cuscus before, let alone see a spotted cuscus If you had described one to me I would have said, “Nah, get away!”. So when we […]

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KOKO – A HORNBILL WITH ATTITIUDE – TUFI DIVE RESORT – PNG

KOKO, ON-SITE RESIDENT ‘TERRORIST’ OF TUFI DIVE RESORT We arrived at Tufi Dive Resort for a two week diving trip. We knew it was going to be quite a remote location,  but what we didn’t […]

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VOLUNTEERING WITH KEVIN RICHARDSON LION WHISPERER | SOUTH AFRICA

Kevin Richardson’s story Kevin began as a wildlife park worker in Johannesburg South Africa, where he soon developed a particular interest in big cats, especially lions. Over time his relationship with lions and hyenas became something […]

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