Everglades National Park

Destination of the Month

Everglades National Park

Protecting more than 1.5 million acres, is the 3rd largest national park in the lower 48 states, behind Yellowstone National Park and Death Valley National Park.

Tonga

Off The Beaten Path

Tonga

Known as the "Friendly Islands", Tonga is an archipelago in the South Pacific Ocean. The country is divided into four island groups, or regions.

Brandenburger Tor

Landmark of the Month

Brandenburger Tor

"Brandenburg Gate is Berlin's most famous landmark. A symbol of Berlin and German division during the Cold War, it is now a national symbol of peace and unity." (Berlin.de)

Tagalog

Language of the Month

Tagalog

Tagalog is a standard language in the Philippines and belongs to the same family of languages as the Malay language. It is also influenced by Sanskrit, Arabic, Spanish, and English.

Scottish

Cuisine of the Month

Scottish

"Scotland’s iconic national dish is made of sheep’s pluck (liver, lungs, and heart) minced with spices, salt, oatmeal, suet and onion inside a lining of the animal’s stomach (nowadays it can be artificial). Intestines aside, this delicacy is utterly divine. Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it." (Culture Trip)

Port Wine

Drink of the Month

Port Wine

"Anyone who lives in Portugal, and especially takes a trip to Porto, quickly learns what the fuss is about and becomes a port fanatic." (Portugalist)

  • Everglades National Park
  • Tonga
  • Brandenburger Tor
  • Tagalog
  • Scottish
  • Port Wine
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