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GRANNIES SUMMIT KILIMANJARO

GRANNIES SUMMIT KILIMANJARO

In Gisèle Lalonde Mansfield’s wildest dreams, she had never imagined that she would climb Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest peak, as a 55-year old grandmother.

But on October 3rd, 2007 she boarded a plane bound for Tanzania.

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DEAD BEAT

By on April 1, 2010 in Travel Category

Jet lag, or circadian dischronism, is one of the big drawbacks of modern day air travel and can result in a feeling that is way beyond tired.

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ANCIENT BATHS

By on April 1, 2010 in History Category

Bathing as an ordinary, everyday activity? Think again.

Whether in the saunas of Scandinavia or the steaming bathhouses of ancient Japan, bathing rituals vary from the profane to the sacred and all things in between.

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GARBAGE OUT

The garbage situation in Africa is getting out of control.

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BLOWING IN THE WIND

Sand and dust storms are one of the most harrowing and dangerous phenomena known to the world. Each year, they leave people lost, disoriented and gasping for air.

They can obscure the sun and reduce visibility to almost zero. They can obliterate roads in a matter of minutes. And they are responsible for causing respiratory problems and numerous deaths every year.

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