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Hidden Venice with a Psycho-Mambo Twist
Jul 10–Jul 16, 2017
Chernobyl by Day, Kyiv by Night
Sep 08–Sep 14, 2017
Festivals and Mountaintop Temples of Bhutan
Sep 28–Oct 06, 2017
Day of the Dead in the Yucatán
Oct 28–Nov 03, 2017
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Zhoushan Shi, China
This abandoned fishing settlement may well be the greenest village in the world.
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Found: An 18th-Century Asian Sword Fished From a Welsh River
It's in surprisingly good condition.
May 05, 2017
Memorial to Leroy Brown
That bass was as bad a fish as any angler ever knew.
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Meet the Man Who Wants to Make Eating Shad a Fad Again
Canned and smoked, the bony fish is delicious, says Seattle's Warner Lew.
March 23, 2017
The Arctic Circle runs through this isolated spot north of Iceland.
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Florida Man Fends Ten Sharks Off With Fishing Pole
September 08, 2016
The Tiny Amazonian City That Supplies Aquarium Fish to the World
Once a rubber boomtown, remote Barcelos is now at the center of the tropical fish trade.
August 30, 2016
A Legendary 650-Pound Fish Named 'Pig Nose' Was Finally Caught (And Released) In Canada
The sturgeon has haunted British Columbia's waterways for nearly a century.
August 25, 2016
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Machias Seal Island
The only land territory disputed between the U.S. and Canada.
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A quarter mile off the coastal tip of Maine you'll find the "Beloved Island" of Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
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Maine Coast Sardine History Museum
The whole of Maine's history with the salty little fish is packed into this tiny coastal museum.
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Over Half of Fish Caught Off New Zealand Are Not in Official Records
It's a lot of fish.
May 16, 2016
Found: A Castaway on an Uninhabited Australian Island
He was very dehydrated.
April 20, 2016
Bokod Floating Houses
This Hungarian stilt village is built in a lake that never freezes over due to the power plant that that uses it as a cooling pond.
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The Fishing Obsessive with 250,000 Hooks in His Garage
For some fishermen, the lure of the lure is too strong to resist.
April 04, 2016
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