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Mailboxes in the desert
Life

No-Name Country

No matter who you believe created the world—whether God, Mother Nature or extraterrestrial creatures—that somebody did a very good job. Even such places as deserts are remarkable; maybe especially so, since these vast spaces show how emptiness, limitlessness, a landscape…

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BC City Otters
Life

City Otters Don’t Like Bubbles

We often hear that Vancouver property market is a bubble which will burst one day. Same was said about Toronto. I am waiting and waiting for that moment to happen. In the meantime the “so called” bubble is bigger and…

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Black Bear with Cubs
Life

Bear Danger at Killbear

Killbear Provincial Park is located on Georgian Bay near the town of Parry Sound in Ontario. Rock ridges, sandy beaches, pines and crystal clear water attract thousands of people from Toronto and nearby towns, especially in the summer. Camping is…

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Vancouver Widowmakers: Vancouver Broughton Alberni Intersection
Life

Vancouver Widowmakers

Vancouver is a beautiful, safe and pleasant city. However, there are places you had better try to avoid—for example, three intersections on Broughton Street in Coal Harbour. In particular, those with W Pender, W Georgia and Alberni Streets are dangerous….

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Inspiration, Life, Travel

Západné pobrežie (SLOVAK)

Ak pôjdete do San Francisca, určite si dajte kvety do vlasov. Ak pôjdete do San Francisca, stretnete tam príjemných ľudí. Zvláštne vibrácie, ľudia v pohybe a celá generácia s pokrokovými názormi. Tak spieva Scott McKenzie o meste na západe Spojených štátov v slnečnej Kalifornii. Scott…

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Life, Stories, Travel

Čakanie na medveďa (SLOVAK)

Mladú Belgičanku Charisse D’hamersovú, pracujúcu v Lake Louise v kanadských Skalnatých horách, napadol v júli čierny medveď, keď si išla popoludní zabehať. Pohrýzol ju osemkrát. Tento mrazivý prípad opäť pripomenul, aké nebezpečenstvo tu na ľudí číha v letnom období, keď…

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Life, Stories, Travel

Na návšteve u Mayov (SLOVAK)

Kde bolo, tam bolo, bol raz jeden zavalitý mexický chlapík s opálenou tvárou. Volal sa José. Takého svalnáča by ste skôr hľadali v bare ako vyhadzovača, určite nie medzi turistickými sprievodcami na mayských pyramídach. Najprv sa zahľadel po autobuse, spočítal…

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