Fur Rendezvous Festival

The Fur Rendezvous Festival is an annual winter festival held in Anchorage, Alaska in late February. The self-styled “largest winter festival in North America”, Fur Rendezvous is highly anticipated by many Anchorage-area residents as marking the beginning of the end of a long winter and the approach of spring. In 2012, Fur Rendezvous was selected…

10 Most Dangerous Animals In The World

African Lion While humans are generally not on their hit-list, some lions have been known to actively seek out human prey. One famous case was that of the Tsavo man-eaters in 1898 who mauled and killed 28 railway workers in Kenya over a 9 month period. Tse Tse Fly This large blood sucking fly is…

Top 10 Deepest Lakes In The World

10. Lake Matano – Indonesia Also known as Matana, Lake Matano is the deepest lake in Indonesia. It is situated in South Sulawesi region of Indonesia. Only 382 m above from sea level means that its deepest point is below the sea level. Its maximum depth is 590 m. 9. Crater Lake – USA Situated…

Montenegro – Attractions

Established as independent country in 2006, the small Balkan nation of Montenegro is quickly becoming a popular travel destination. Gorgeous beaches, verdant mountains and postcard-perfect historic towns draw an increasing number of visitors every year. Add a mild Mediterranean climate into the mix, toss in opportunities for active pursuits ranging from mountain biking to whitewater…

Brazilian cuisine – Feijoada

Feijoada  is a stew of beans with beef and pork of Portuguese origin. It is also typically cooked in Macau, Angola, Cape Verde, Mozambique, Goa, India and Brazil, where it is also considered a national dish. However, the recipe differs slightly from one country to another. Ingredients 1 pound (450 grams) dry black beans 4…

Coconut Grove Arts

Artists from around the world share their talents and creations at Coconut Grove Arts Festival. The festival presents visual, culinary and performing arts, including live music. In addition to displaying and selling their pieces, artists appearing at the event also spend a day working with young artists in South Florida’s schools. At the festival, students…

10 Most Strangest Fruits In The World

Carambola Always a crowd-pleaser (due to the fact that cross-sections of the fruit resemble stars), the starfruit grows in tropical climates and has a unique flavor that has been described as a papaya/orange/grapefruit mix. Durian In spite of the fact that it is known for its incredibly pleasing taste, this fruit smells awful. In fact,…