Tag Archives: wildlife

Whole Anaconda

Top 5 Animal Encounters: Snakes

One of the things we enjoy most about travel is seeing animals in their natural environment. Our mini-series “Animal Encounters“ includes some great memories from our journeys. While snakes may not…

Macaque

Top 5 Animal Encounters: Monkey and Baby

Seeing animals in their natural environment is one of the highlights of our travels. Our mini-series on animal encounters represents some great memories. Monkeys are common in many parts of the world,…

Animal Encounter: Octopus

Top 5 Animal Encounters: Ocean Edition

As nature lovers, one of the things we enjoy most about travel is seeing animals in their natural environment. These animal encounters are some of the best memories we have…

Animals Inside Out

Have you ever seen “Animals Inside Out?”

  The “Animals Inside Out Exhibit” Having visited the “Bodies” exhibit in Atlanta last year, when we saw that “Animals Inside Out” was currently in Dallas we figured it would…

Hillsborough River

Exploring the Hillsborough River by Canoe

There’s more to Tampa, Florida, than Busch Gardens, beaches and shopping. Researching things to do during our days off in the area, we discovered that the Hillsborough River is a…

Destination USA: Kiawah Island

Visiting Kiawah Island Off-Season February may not seem like the most logical time to visit one of South Carolina’s barrier islands, but it turned out to be perfect timing. Located…

Clown Fish

Weekly Photo Challenge: Home

Home is a place to feel cared for and protected. It’s a place to be nourished, more than just a physical refuge, it’s a private place to find peace and…

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Don’t Skip: Adelaide

Intro to Adelaide When asked what cities we’d be visiting in Australia, we mentioned Adelaide as our second stop. A common response was , “Why?” even from Aussies themselves (maybe…

Tiger

A to Z of the Wild Kingdom

How many of these creatures can you identify?  Below are 26 photos we’ve taken from our travels.  When you are ready to see the answer, hover over the photo and…

Kauai’s Chickens: Charming Mischief Makers

  Kauai’s chickens rule. They stop traffic in downtown Lihue and beg like squirrels in local parks. You can find them at the beach, in the forest, and crowing outside…