Articles Tagged ‘ocean’

Postcard Perfect: Navagio Beach, Zakynthos, Greece

Postcard Perfect: Navagio Beach, Zakynthos, Greece August 19, 2011 | Postcard Perfect | Read More
Navagio Beach, which means “shipwreck” in Greek,  may be hard to get to but that doesn’t mean tourists visiting the island of Zakynthos, Greece don’t flock to it.  Accessible only by boat, the picturesque harbor has a unsavory past. Although the details have become more...

Track Your Local Shark Population – Via Text Message

Track Your Local Shark Population – Via Text Message July 30, 2010 | Travel News | Read More
They have inspired mythology, movies, and the Discovery Channel’s famous Shark Week. Carcharodon carchariai, commonly known as the great white shark can grow up to 20 feet long, weigh up to 5,000 pounds, and can live up to 30 years. They are an apex predator in Earth’s oceans, eating everything...

Photo Friday: Rock of Love

Photo Friday: Rock of Love January 2, 2009 | Cabo San Lucas, Photo Friday | Read More
In what NileGuide destination was this photo taken? UPDATE 1/5: The photo was taken in Cabo San Lucas.  Just off of Playa del Amante (aka Lover’s Beach), these rock formations, known as Land’s End, have been shaped by wind and sea.  During low tide you can walk from the beach. (See more...