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From Muay Thai to Rice: Thai Culture for Family Travelers

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A country of countless palm tree-lined islands and just as many friendly smiles, Thailand boasts a rich and vibrant culture steeped in thousands of years of tradition. So, it’s little wonder this Southeast Asian nation has contributed to global culture in a variety of rich …

5 Around the World Crafts to Help Kids Celebrate World Creativity and Innovation Day

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Did you know that April 21st marks World Creativity and Innovation Day? This United Nations-declared holiday falls just six days after Leonardo da Vinci’s birthday and one day prior to International Mother Earth Day. As the name suggests, it recognizes what UNESCO has declared the …

The Rainforest for Children: On the Lookout for Unique Mammals

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You’ve probably heard of the incredible biodiversity of the Amazon rainforest. In fact, it’s one of the most biodiverse regions on planet Earth, both in terms of animal life and plant life. But do you know which mammals to watch out for while visiting Amazonia? …

8 Interesting Facts about the Amazon Rainforest

interesting facts about the Amazon rainforest

A vast region of more than 2.6 million square miles of dense forests, the Amazon spans across the South American nations of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, French Guiana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. Encompassing about 40 percent of South America, the Amazon basin approximates the …

8 Interesting Facts About Brazil

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From the stunning waterfalls and glittering subterranean pools of Chapada Diamantina to the verdant, intricate islands of the Anavilhanas Archipelago, Brazil proves rich in geography and biodiversity. A land of delectable cuisine, impossible architecture, and pristine natural landscapes, you and your kids will fall in …