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Macaque monkeys

As some of you may know, I have a big thing about monkeys. Any shape, any size – I love ’em to bits, but my supreme favourite would have to be a good old fashioned silverback. 18 more words


Field Trip: Zoologist review

     In 2013 video game artist Victor Wong decided it was time for a change. Unhappy with the direction his career was taking him, he decided to create a perfume range inspired by animals. 1,344 more words


Peacock in the City

We are here in South Mumbai to meet Dinesh Mora, star of the hot Indian reality show, Real Peacocks of Mumbai. We arrive at a very exclusive gated community, protected by two Bengal tigers. 684 more words


Kamikochi National Park, Japan: Kappa-bashi to Shinmura-bashi Bridge (9.3m)

Takayama’s compact bus terminal is alive and kicking, despite the early hour and near freezing temperature. We join a bleary-eyed queue and huddle onto a shuttle bound for Kamikochi National Park. 684 more words


Ubud, Bali: Monkey Forest & Campuhan Ridge Walk

The Ubud Monkey Forest is a nature reserve and Hindu temple complex home to over 600 free-roaming macaque monkeys (also known as Balinese long tailed monkeys). 279 more words


The Feeding Platform

When visiting the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilition Centre one of the main attractions is the outdoor feeding platform. Here, twice a day within public viewing times, a ranger carries a basket-load of food on his back and empties it onto the feeding platform. 744 more words


Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo, what a wonderful day

I spent a wonderful day at a place my son and daughter in law love, but I had never been there.  Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo… 1,365 more words