tag: Nature

Kruger Park safari

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Kruger Park safari

Mpumalanga, South Africa, Safari, and Nature
Along with the Serengeti, Kruger National Park must be one of Africa's most iconic safari destinations. It is home to an astounding diversity of wildlife, including the Big Five (buffalo, elephant, leopard, lion & rhino.) And of all African wildlife parks, Kruger has to be the most well-equipped and maintained park making it an ideal self-drive safari destination.
Award of the most waterfalls goes to Plitvice

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Award of the most waterfalls goes to Plitvice

Croatia, Nature, and UNESCO
Friends who learned about our plans to visit Croatia were quick to recommend the Plitvice Lakes, easily Croatia's most famous national park. On an area of only a few km² are 16 of the most beautiful lakes and I don't know how many waterfalls. Too much to count! The national park is a lot bigger, but let's be honest, you're only coming for the lakes.
Hiking Zürich's Üetliberg

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Hiking Zürich's Üetliberg

Switzerland and Nature
I hadn't really made any plans yet when I was in Zürich for a few days, but the hotel was in such a nice location that I couldn't not go for a quick walk. I kept going for as long as the scenery was pretty and didn't realize I was hiking up Zürich's highest mountain, the Üetliberg. It ended up being a pretty good hike with spectacular views abound.
Yosemite Valley is stunning

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Yosemite Valley is stunning

California, USA, Nature, and UNESCO
California's Yosemite National Park, one of the first national parks, is magical with its enormous cliffs & domes, waterfalls & giant sequoia trees. As I marvel the beauty of this place, I can't help but wonder what it must've been like for the first people to arrive in the valley.
Behind bars in Alcatraz

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Behind bars in Alcatraz

California, USA, and Nature
Alcatraz, nicknamed The Rock, needs no introduction. It has a reputation, it's a place of legends. It's been featured in a ton of movies & tv series. Naturally, it was at the top of my list when I was in San Francisco, and it did not disappoint!

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