Between October and March, guests at Africa’s exclusive off-grid private island may enjoy the unusual opportunity of seeing eight to ten whale sharks at any one time. Normally solitary animals, the waters near Thanda Island are one of the few places in the world where aggregations of the world’s largest fish can be found. They are predominantly male juveniles ranging from three to nine metres in length and are found feeding on tiny shrimp particular to this region.
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Thanda Island, located offthe Southern Coast of Tanzania, provides one of the best locations in the Indian Ocean to observe and swim with whale sharks responsibly
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This exceptional hotel in Outeiro das Freiras opened in March this year within a beautiful estate on the edge of Estremoz. Here, art encounters nature and guests will be overwhelmed by the generosity of the space, the vast landscape and warm welcome
Cars & Charisma
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Arguably the finest coastal property on the island, Meary Voar is surrounded by approximately 212 acres of private grounds and grazing land
Live Like A Laird
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A Sparkling Lifestyle
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Two award-winning interior designers order advice on creating blissful bedrooms to help encourage total rest and relaxation
Living The High Life
This stunning property is in the legendary ski city of Kitzbühel – a world famous Alpine resort
Southern Continents Reveal Uncommon Giants
A Massive Mineral Marked by Christmas- Like Color and Appeal
Pittsburgh's August Wilson African American Cultural Center
LOCATED IN THE HEART of downtown Pittsburgh, on Liberty Avenue close to Union Station and the David Lawrence Convention Center, the sleek and elegant but unpretentious August Wilson African American Cultural Center (awaacc) cannot fail to capture the eye and the imagination of anybody who is visiting Pittsburgh or, for that matter, of anybody who lives in the city.
Bishop Stephen Masilela is the general presbyter for the COGOP in Africa. He is also a counselor and registered marriage officer and currently serves as president for Evangelical and Pentecostal churches in Africa. He holds a diploma in Personnel Management and Training (IPM) from Bible Training Institute and is enrolled with the Gordon Conwell/COGOP Leader of Leaders Master’s Degree program and the Extension School of Ministry of Swaziland College of Theology for a theology degree. He is married to Sibongile and they are blessed with three children.
NICOLE PATTON-TERRY READING RESEARCHER
Nicole Patton-Terry loves helping kids learn to read. She is associate director of the Florida Center for Reading Research at the Florida State University. Patton-Terry works on teams with researchers, students, teachers, designers, parents, and community members. Together they study reading and develop tools that help children read.
‘THE 24TH' IS A SOBERING HISTORY LESSON FOR TODAY
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BY THE SEAT OF OUR PANTS
My Africa Twin Adventure Sports was buried belly pan-deep in mud.
Giant Loop Round the World Panniers and Pannier Mounts
Walk on The Wildside
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