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Finding and Destroying Illegal Items at JFK Airport

Finding and Destroying Illegal Items at JFK Airport

JFK Airport is America's largest port of entry with millions of bags passing through it. So how do they find illegal items entering the country and what do they do with it when they find it?

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Enjoy a Splash in the Pool with an Elephant

Enjoy a Splash in the Pool with an Elephant

If you really want to get close to nature while enjoying a cool splash in the pool on a hot day then head on over to Mhondoro Safari Lodge & Villa in South Africa. Everyday elephants visit the pool to drink and cool down.

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How Far Would You Go for a Cup of Tea?

How Far Would You Go for a Cup of Tea?

If you travel high up onto Mount Hua you'll find the Huashan Teahouse which is the world's most remote place where you can find a good cup of tea.

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Exploring Iceland's Otherworldly Glaciers

Exploring Iceland's Otherworldly Glaciers

Visiting Iceland is like visiting a whole new world with it's dramatic landscapes offering never before seen views. Some of it's most beautiful sights can be seen when visiting it's glaciers.

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Going for a Spin on the Tail Spin Ride

Going for a Spin on the Tail Spin Ride

Do you want to spin 360° without a care in the world? Then head down to the Australian theme park Dreamworld and have a go on the Tail Spin ride.

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How the Colosseum Hosted Sea Battles

How the Colosseum Hosted Sea Battles

It's well known that the Roman's used the Colosseum for all manner of battles but did you know the place was often flooded for mock sea battles?

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In & Out Hot Tubs in the Swiss Alps

In & Out Hot Tubs in the Swiss Alps

This hotel in the middle of the Swiss Alps has a unique hot tub setup. With the flip of a switch you can take your hot tub experience and turn it into an outdoor experience.

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Riding the Harry Potter Coaster Through the Forbidden Forest

Riding the Harry Potter Coaster Through the Forbidden Forest

Calling all Harry Potter fans, if you're looking for a thrill then why not take a ride through the forbidden forest on the new roller coaster ride.

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Can New York Hold Back the Ocean?

Can New York Hold Back the Ocean?

Check out New York's ambitious plans to build a wall designed to hold back the ocean. With climate change causing ever more severe storms will a wall help combat flooding?

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Sliding Down the Tallest Waterslide in North America

Sliding Down the Tallest Waterslide in North America

Waterslides are a favorite past time during the warmer months but I'm not sure how many are brave enough to slide down Daredevil's Peak, the tallest waterslide in North America.

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Tackling the Steepest Street in the World

Tackling the Steepest Street in the World

If you're into physical fitness and want to tackle the Steepest street in the world then you'll need to head on ever to New Zealand. Welcome to Baldwin Street in Dunedin, New Zealand.

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Playing Ping Pong in a New York Park

Playing Ping Pong in a New York Park

Ping Pong, or Table Tennis, is a popular sport loved by many and this park in New York City, with all it's diversity, proves just that. Meet the characters that frequent the spot and hear their stories.

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Belgium's Bike Way Through Water

Belgium's Bike Way Through Water

If you enjoy riding your bicycle around enjoying the tranquility of nature then head over to Limburg, Belgium where you can bike in a specially designed path that takes you through a lake.

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Exploring a Fortress Made by a Mad Inventor

Exploring a Fortress Made by a Mad Inventor

Known as Rocchetta Mattei this odd looking fortress was built by Count Cesare Mattei in Italy's Northern Apennines in the mid 1800's.

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How Palau is Protecting it's Pacific Paradise

How Palau is Protecting it's Pacific Paradise

Palau has exploded in popularity in recent years but along with the positive aspects of tourism come the negatives, something which they battle with daily.

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