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15 Most Dangerous Places to Swim on the Planet

Swimming can be one life’s most pleasurable experiences but our love of amusement with this seemingly insignificant colourless liquid has always been accompanied by a sense of mystery and in many cases fear. Maybe it’s our primordial sense of wariness of the unknown and what lies in the deep below that creates such unease. Or […]

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Why it is Not Safe to Swim in the Nile

Nile is the longest river in the world and covers 11 counties, it is estimated to be around 6,650 km long. This river plays a pivotal role in maintaining African flora and fauna and also has a significant impact on the cultures surrounding the river. Almost all of the major Egypt cities are located on the banks of the Nile. If […]

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A Hole In The Lake – Monticello Dam

If you’ve ever had a nightmare about being sucked down a giant plughole, then Monticello Dam in California will bring you out in cold sweats. The dam has a giant spillway known as the ‘Glory Hole’ that can drain 48,400 cubic feet of water per second. The giant plughole provides a stunning spectacle when the […]