As El Yunque soaked up most of the island’s abundant moisture, poor parched Guanica – on the Caribbean side – went without, transforming into a unique dry forest.
At high-end bars in the United States and United Kingdom, bartenders are crafting cocktails with ingredients like crickets, tarantulas, scorpions and even giant ants.
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Experience the refreshing air of the Big Sky Country with a four night stay for eight in a log cabin in Belt, Montana ($1,500).
Adventure along the mountain range that divides France and Spain to see its wildlife, subterranean caves and beautiful landscapes.
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See the Greek isle through its volcanic hues
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Get a photographic take on the Eternal City
No ropes, no shoes and 300m drops
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