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Sarawak, Borneo

Borneo is one of those far away places everyone’s heard of and atleast once dreamed of visiting. Since Australia’s a continent and Greenland is always depicted much larger on a map than it is, Borneo is technically the largest island in the world. 542 more words

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Variable Anim…Drongo!

Hello everyone! The BES Drongos recently conducted our last training walk before the official opening for public trail walks.

Look at all the ready faces! 1,071 more words

Weary mother

A weary macaque mother at Ubud’s Monkey forest temple, Bali. These sacred monkeys are Crab-eating macaques (Macaca fascicularis) and apparently only very rarely give birth to twins.

Nine Months In

India has a certain smell. Actually it consists of a vast range of smells, many are amazingly good and some are appallingly bad, and together they blend into something distinctive that I will always associate with this country. 1,832 more words


ubud sacred monkey forest

Last week we visited Ubud’s Sacred Monkey Forest, which is home to approximately 600 Balinese macaques. Monkeys kind of freak me out, and from what I read and heard from friends, I wasn’t able to tell what levels of aggression to expect. 486 more words



I very much wanted to see the macaques living  in the monkey park in Arayashima, Japan. But in order to get there I had to climb these stairs. 35 more words



Last month I went to the Netherlands to visit family. I didn’t just get to see my immediate family, but also some more distant relatives: the inhabitants of… 232 more words

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