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10 Must Visit Archaeological Sites in Cyprus; Stephanie Makri; Greek Reporter

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The island of Cyprus carries a long history mirrored through archaeological sites scattered in between its cities and the countryside.

Source: 10 Must Visit Archaeological Sites in Cyprus

19 Excellent Things To Do in Quito, Ecuador on Vacation; Marjolein Dilven; Wander With Alex

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Are you planning to travel to Ecuador? You will surely miss out on incredible experiences and things to do in Quito if you skip this gem of a city.

Source: 19 Excellent Things To Do in Quito, Ecuador on Vacation

At least 700,000 years ago, the world’s largest sand island emerged as the barrier that helped the Great Barrier Reef form; James Shulmeister & Daniel Ellerton; The Conversation

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Establishing the age of K’gari (Fraser Island) confirms it emerged before the reef, despite the climate being suitable for coral growth long before then.

Source: At least 700,000 years ago, the world’s largest sand island emerged as the barrier that helped the Great Barrier Reef form