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Seven places to find alligators

COURTESY PHOTO Our favorite creature to fear and love, the alligator is emblematic of Southwest Florida, where it thrives, thanks to local movements decades ago to protect the tyrannosaur reptile. A number of attractions across…

Can songs save a dying language?

Renowned, biodiverse snorkeling and scuba diving sites lure adventurers to Belize's Barrier Reef, one of Central America's conservation success stories. But another impressive restoration movement is underway on dry land: the struggle to…

How to spend a day in Paris

Ahh, Paris, the city of light and romance. It is one of the most beautiful places where proposals are made, marriages are set and love blossoms. But Paris is also much more than a romantic city. It is the ideal place for tourists to…

Heart of Louisiana: Melrose

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - A nearly 200-year-old plantation in central Louisiana is not just a National Historic Landmark, but it's become an artists' colony that inspired a well-known folk artist to Louisiana.When you look closely at…