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This Summer's Elephant-Sized Adventure

I’ve done a bit of traveling over the past year, mostly to the west coast of the U.S., and mostly to Oregon to visit Roger Henneous, who is my dear friend as well as the subject of my latest book, “The Man Who Loved Elephants.” This is him, 724 more words


9 things to do in Munich...

We were lucky enough to escape for a cheeky weekend away in Munich this summer. I hadn’t been before and was pleasantly surprised – it’s a gorgeous city packed with things to do. 370 more words

4 jours à Kota Kinabalu, Borneo

Profitant d’un jour férié, je suis parti avec un ami de France en Malaisie et plus particulièrement sur l’ile de Borneo.

Cette immense il est divisé en 3 parties, la partie Malaisienne à l’Est et Nord, la partie Indonesienne à l’Ouest et Sud et au milieu de la partie malaise, il y a le sultanat de Brunei. 1,487 more words


Thousands Of Baby Toads Heading To Puerto Rico From Oakland Zoo

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thousands of critically endangered baby toads are en route to Puerto Rico from the Oakland Zoo.

Thursday’s flight marks the second year the Oakland Zoo has taken part in a breeding program to re-establish the green, brown, red and yellow Puerto Rico crested toad on its home island. 96 more words


TripAdvisor makes a stand for the animals

I just discovered what is now my favorite website, Alternet. If you have not ever been on it, I highly recommend. Of course I have not been through the entire website yet, but from what I can see it is made my people with a head on their shoulders. 144 more words