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The world’s smallest republic, this far-flung Pacific island also requires a $100 visitor visa. The hard part here, though, is finding a Nauru consulate or embassy at which to obtain it. There ar...

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Happy days in Mauritius

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I’m perching precariously close to the propellers of a dormant speed boat, pulling on one flipper, and then clumsily fiddling with the second. Every now and then I glance up, an air of quiet anti...

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Mt. Everest Avalanches

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KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — Just when Nepal’s climbing industry was recovering from last year’s deadly avalanche on Mount Everest, another avalanche triggered by last month’s earthquake killed ...

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Nilgiris mountains

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We began our search among the beautiful undulating blue hills just east of the Western Ghats and its Silent Valley rainforest. Our first base was the 3,000 acre Craigmore tea estate. In present tim...

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