12 Facts about Portugal that You Don’t yet Know

Until recently, many people didn’t know much about this small country on the west side of the Iberian Peninsula. Even today Portugal’s beaches, traditional cuisine and old-world charm are the facets that remain in the spotlight. Discover another side to this historic country with these interesting facts. 1.Portugal is one of the Top European Countries […]

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25 Facts That Prove Australia Is The World’s Most Peculiar Place

Marooned far from the rest of the world – more so than ever, post-pandemic – Australia is a land full of quirks, idiosyncrasies and contradictions. Vast but sparsely populated; searingly hot, but sees more snow than Switzerland; full of sharks, snakes and spiders, but nevertheless an inviting place for a holiday. It’s also home to […]

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23 Facts You Didn’t Know About Koalas

1. The name koala stems from an Aboriginal word meaning “no water”. Matthias Duebbert/BuzzFeed 2. Which makes sense, since koalas get their water from eucalyptus leaves, they don’t actually drink it. Sohan Judge/BuzzFeed The leaves contain 70% water, the rest mainly consisting of fibres and only a fraction actually contains nutrients. 3. The common belief […]

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