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Planet earth has 196 countries, all have amazing destinations to explore. My goal is to explore all seven continents and as many countries as possible. Get travel tips, recommendations and the tricks I use so you can explore planet earth cheaply!

Taronga Zoo

For almost 100 years, the Taronga Zoo has been home to thousands of animals and countless numbers of tourists.  The Zoo's location is ideal for visitors as it can be reached by car or (more commonly) by ferry from Circular Quay.  My trip started with...
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Plaza Mayor de Lima

The second day of my trip to Lima, Peru found me wandering around the birthplace of Lima.  Once used as a market, bull fighting ring and city gallows it is now a bustling area for local and tourists to enjoy the city center. Plaza Mayor de Lima The...
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Basílica y Convento de San Francisco de Lima

My trip to Lima, Peru gave me another notch "in my belt" - This trip makes continent #6 officially completed!  While I was in Lima, I visited the Basílica y Convento de San Francisco de Lima.  Translated, it is Saint Francis Church and...
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Irazu Volcano

I am a nerd when it comes to nature and some of the awe-inspiring things this planet has shown me.  I was in Costa Rica to explore everything this cool country has to offer.  The trip started out with a visit to a volcano.  I had intended on visiting...
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Fort San Pedro

Fort San Pedro is a decommissioned military defense compound adjacent to the local markets and modern day piers.  Fort San Pedro was built in the 17th century and stands today as a pseudo-museum of the original Spanish settlement and how history...
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Tarsier Sanctuary

The tarsier is the unofficial mascot of Bohol and everywhere on the island is tarsier-themed.  These cute little guys are a huge draw to Bohol, but very easy to miss.  We took the car to the Philippine Tarsier Sanctuary and spent some time learning...
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Earthquake Devastation on Bohol

On October 15, 2013 at 8:12am local time the ground violently shook for a mere 34 seconds.  The tiny island of Bohol suffered widespread damage, but surrounding islands were left relatively unharmed. The effects of the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that...
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