MADAGASCAR: It was a Pirate’s Hangout when Spice was Terribly Nice!
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About 165 million years ago, during a cataclysmic earthquake, Madagascar broke free from Africa, drifting approximately 250 miles to the northeast and its present position. Insects the size of animals, giant tortoises and ten-foot  elephant birds, big enough to kick a … Continue reading

PORTUGAL: Trade Me some of your Seeds, I’ll Trade you some of Mine
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Remarkably successful seafaring Portuguese sailors  discovered over two-thirds of our world’s lands many hundreds of years ago. This little Iberian country,  blessed with extraordinary natural abundance, was once the wealthiest country in the world. Additionally, she was driven unselfishly by … Continue reading