Folks often focus on the plumage of our feathered friends, overlooking their feet. However, besides serving an array of specialized functions, these structures have significantly impacted the history of human language, folklore, and, yes, even cuisine. 1,011 more words
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That song became our theme song for the entire twenty-one day trip to the one and only country that is also a continent. A little background on how this trip came about and a forewaring: I was nominated to be a People to People Student Ambassador for our country to travel to another country to learn more about them. 671 more words
It is always a treat to introduce friends to the fun at the always terrific Staten Island Zoo. Along with the terrific zoo collection, we got to meet up-close and personal, a young ground hornbill, Gregory the fennec fox, Foster the kangaroo, the now grown arctic foxes and of course, the popcorn smelling adorable, young binturong. 23 more words
The second instalment of our Daintree guide covers places to stay and free activities.
Accommodation in the Daintree
Due to the logistical challenges associated with its remote location (such as power and supplies), accommodation in the Daintree isn’t cheap. 753 more words