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Bhitarkanika Mangroves

The Bhitarkanika Mangroves are a mangrove wetland in India’s Odisha state. The Bhitarkanika Mangroves cover an area of 650 km2 in the river delta of the Brahmani and Baitarani rivers and are widely considered to be India’s second largest mangrove, in terms of area. 114 more words


In The Backyard

I thought that you might want to see what has been happening to our backyard. We built a  waterfall, we now get about five eggs a day from the hens, our mangroves are really growing big, and, oh yeah, Sunny decided that she thinks she is a chicken.

Bakkhali: A surprise hideaway

Bakkhali is a small island town in the vast Sunderbans delta in West Bengal.  This South facing beach in the east of India is one of the few lucky beaches to boast of great sunrise and sunset views. 198 more words


One South, Two Very Different States

At any given day of the week, you can usually find me at the beach. That’s just how life goes in Florida. All you need is your bathing suit, a towel, some sunglasses and you’re good to go (don’t forget the sunscreen!) There is a certain magnetism to living in Florida – when you live in a sunny, tropical setting your whole life, it’s easy to feel like life is just one big vacation. 345 more words

Side trip from Cartagena – La Boquilla

As much as I said in my previous post Cartagena is a magical place and definitely one of my top recommendations for visitors to Colombia, it is a small town and can get a little bit boring after a few days. 881 more words