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Bahamas Dry Forest Illustrated

BAHAMAS, The Caribbean – From rose-throated parrots and Junonia shells to squatter camps and Bahamian guava jam, Erik Gauger shares his illustrated discoveries of the Bahamas coppice.

How to Ask Buddha for Your Fortune

TAIWAN – They’re asking the divine spirits for advice, and there is a particular set of rules one must follow to do so. You don’t necessarily have to be Buddhist to do this. I like to view it as a free public advice forum.

Tucking into Taiwan: Ultimate Food Tour

TAIPEI, Taiwan – My relatives from the port city Keelung favor eccentric foods. I was once served a mysterious dish full of white, round balls. I was told with a giggle that they were chicken testicles.

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