Tag Archives: Animals

Olympic Medal Ceremony: Our Picks for the Best Destinations Around the World

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The London 2012 Olympics doesn’t start until July 27, but we’ve already given out our medals for the Travel Olympics.

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July 16, 2012 by | Comments Off on Olympic Medal Ceremony: Our Picks for the Best Destinations Around the World

Elephant Camp and Waterfalls Tour

With its many boutique shops, spice markets, and fusion of international cultures, you’ll be tempted to spend all of your time in Kochi inside the walls of the fort. But venture north of the city to experience some of Kerala‘s most stunning scenery, from a riverside elephant camp to breathtaking waterfalls.

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June 5, 2012 by | 2 Comments

[VIDEO] Swimming with Sharks at Coral World Ocean Park

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One of Ocean World’s coolest destinations in St Thomas, The US Virgin Islands, Coral World Ocean Park is a terrific way to get acquainted with the marine life you are, after-all, surrounded by. With a plethora of wonderful exhibits, including the Undersea Observatory Tower, the Caribbean Reef Encounter, the Marine Gardens and the Touch pool, […]

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February 17, 2012 by | Comments Off on [VIDEO] Swimming with Sharks at Coral World Ocean Park

Singapore Zoo

Singapore Zoo

I have to admit it had been years since I visited a zoo, with concerns about animal rights and the moral issues involved in keeping wild animals in captivity the main things that kept me away. But I had heard good things about Singapore Zoo, and about the changed thinking that was now commonplace amongst […]

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February 16, 2012 by | 1 Comment

[PHOTOS] SeaWorld comes to Las Vegas!

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In December, SeaWorld San Diego made their way to the desert of Nevada for a little show and tell! To help promote their SeaWorld Cares conservation project, we were honored to have a handful of their animals – ones that adapt heartily to a winter environment – in Viator’s Las Vegas office.

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January 9, 2012 by | Comments Off on [PHOTOS] SeaWorld comes to Las Vegas!

[VIDEO] Sea Lion Encounter at Coral World Ocean Park

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There is no denying the allure of the US Virgin Islands. It’s an exotic paradise full of natural wonderments, white sandy beaches, the bluest of blue oceans and, of course, the modern amenities of a full-fledged resort. Enjoying nature was never so easy, and with the Coral World Ocean Park in St Thomas, scoping out […]

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November 21, 2011 by | Comments Off on [VIDEO] Sea Lion Encounter at Coral World Ocean Park

[VIDEO] Bora Bora Snorkel, Shark and Ray Feeding Excursion

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Paradise exemplified, hanging out with a loved one in French Polynesia is in itself an adventure of a lifetime. With its crystal clear waters and white sandy beaches, going to Bora Bora may require no more than just hanging back and enjoying the scenery, but for the true adventurer, putting on some underwater gear and […]

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November 7, 2011 by | Comments Off on [VIDEO] Bora Bora Snorkel, Shark and Ray Feeding Excursion

Week 4: Win tickets to a One-Hour Elephant Jungle Trek from Phuket

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For the fourth week of our Viator’s 2011 Ultimate Holiday Giveaway, we’re giving away tickets to one of our most popular Thailand tours!

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November 1, 2011 by | 4 Comments

Blue Mountains: A Different Kind of Australian Wilderness

Fairy Penguins are some of the most attractive residents of the Blue Mountains

OK, close your eyes and picture the Australian wilderness…. If you are like me, you probably have an image of a sun baked red dirt path heading off into the horizon. Actually, there is a whole different kind of wilderness in Australia in the Blue Mountains, just a short bus ride from Sydney. (You can […]

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September 21, 2011 by | Comments Off on Blue Mountains: A Different Kind of Australian Wilderness

[VIDEO] Thai-Style Adventure: Phuket Jungle Elephant Trek

Phuket Elephant Jungle Trek

There are not many experiences quite liking riding an elephant. Doing it at a carnival or when the circus rolls in to town is one thing, but doing it in Thailand is entirely another! The Phuket Elephant Jungle Trek is an hour on top one of the world’s most respected and majestic animals through the […]

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September 14, 2011 by | Comments Off on [VIDEO] Thai-Style Adventure: Phuket Jungle Elephant Trek