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What Really Led to the Death of the Bahamas Swimming Pigs?

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At the end of February I wrote about how some of the famed swimming pigs in the Bahamas being found dead. A couple of days later I wrote that it was reported that some of the pigs were given alcohol.

It’s been a bit of a mystery pertaining to one of the island’s biggest attractions. Continue reading What Really Led to the Death of the Bahamas Swimming Pigs?

Swimming Pigs in Bahamas Found Dead

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Kim and I have had many wonderful animal experiences during our travels over the years.

We loved seeing a wide variety of wildlife during our visits to Africa, were educated and got up close with elephants at the Elephant Nature Park in Thailand, swam with turtles in Barbados and got to see turtles lay eggs in Oman. (Check out a post from 2012 which has My Top 5 Animal Encounters.)

Besides trekking to see mountain gorillas in Africa again or swimming with whale sharks, a top animal experience I’ve been hoping to do would be to revisit the Bahamas to see their swimming pigs. Continue reading Swimming Pigs in Bahamas Found Dead

Win A Trip to the Bahamas or a Mastercard Prepaid Card from JetBlue

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JetBlue is currently running a sweepstakes where you can win one of 36 prizes including a trip for two to the Bahamas!

The other 35 prizes are Mastercard prepaid cards worth different amounts.

Entering the sweepstakes is easy if you have the JetBlue Mastercard. Every time you use your JetBlue card, you’ll automatically receive an entry from now until December 31, 2016. Continue reading Win A Trip to the Bahamas or a Mastercard Prepaid Card from JetBlue

Win A “Jawesome” Dive Trip To Nassau, Bahamas

Shark Week starts airing on Discovery Channel on August 10. During the summer, Discovery is giving Southwest passengers  a “sneak peek at the excitement of Shark Week 2014. Exclusive inflight content can be viewed on Southwest Airlines WiFi-equipped aircraft.”

In honor of this partnership, Southwest and Discovery started running the Dare to Dive Sweepstakes in the middle of July. I just found out about it in an e-mail from Southwest and thought it was worth sharing.

In the sweepstakes, one lucky winner will win a dive trip to Nassau, Bahamas! Continue reading Win A “Jawesome” Dive Trip To Nassau, Bahamas