African elephants have no natural predators due to their size, but their calves are vulnerable to lion attacks. Along with the hippos, they are powerful and dangerous vegetarians.
Cape Town is regularly in the top ten list of cities in the world http://www.travelandleisure.com/worlds-best/cities#cape-town-south-africa-table-mountain and after spending about 10 days there, we can see why! Spectacular location, melting pot culture, great food, dramatic history, mild [...]
Giant tortoises are among the longest-lived animals on the planet. The oldest one now is 175 years old. Locals keep smaller ones as pets, as well as a garbage disposal for anything compostable.
Seychelles? A paradise of turquoise water and tropical winds. We had to look at the map before we said yes to the invitation from our friends in Washington, California and Mexico!