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The Living Desert

My favorite place in Palm Desert, CA is The Living Desert.  Their web site, http://www.livingdesert.org, has lots of information about the zoo and botanical gardens. An unexpected feature is a miniature railroad.   The Living Desert has animals from desert … Continue reading

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At Sea 7–Senegal

Thanksgiving Day (USA) We arrived in Dakar, located at the western most tip of Africa on the Cap-Vert peninsula.  Dakar became the capitol of Senegal in 1960 when it achieved independent from France.  Besides their individual tribal languages, the people … Continue reading

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