GUIANAN COCK-OF-THE-ROCK _ 0321

The Guianan Cock-of-the-rock (Rupicola rupicola) is a species of South American passerine. It is about 30 centimetres (12 in) in length and weighs about 200 to 220 grams (7.1 to 7.8 oz). They are found in tropical rainforests, near its preferred habitat of rocky outcrops. The males plumage is bright orange and the males have a prominent half-moon crest. The females are brownish in colour, and are generally much duller coloured than the males. It is one of two species of the genus Rupicola, the other being the Andean Cock-of-the-rock. The Guianan Cock-of-the-rock lives across the forested region of northeastern South America. Its diet consists mostly of fruit, but sometimes includes small snakes and lizards.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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From Paramaribo, Suriname
Travel from Feb 18 to Mar 04
Thanks Cheryll !

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Denver is the capital and the most populous city of Colorado. Residents of the state are properly known as “Coloradans”, although the archaic term “Coloradoan” is still used.

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From Colorado
Cảm ơn anh Cattleyas rất nhiều !

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Colorado

Khi có được biết anh qua face, qua lời kể của anh về nơi anh sống tiểu bang Colorado của mỹ.
Những hình dung, suy nghĩ của em về nơi này là mùa đông, tuyết trắng, lạnh teo. Nhưng khi nhận được bưu thiếp này của anh thì em hoàn toàn bất ngờ về nơi này, thật sự đẹp và lỗng lẫy. Cảm ơn anh về món quà. Nó là 1 phần không thể thiếu trong bộ sưu tập của em 🙂

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From Colorado
Cảm ơn anh Cattleyas nhiều !

STONE JUMPING _ 0318

Stone jumping involves leaping over a stone wall about up to 1.5 m high and was originally used to train warriors. Pencak Silat is another popular form of sport, which was influenced by Asian culture as a whole. Another form of national sport is sepak takraw. The rules are similar to volleyball: to keep the rattan ball in the air with the players’ feet.

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From Yogyakarta, Indonesia
Travel from Feb 11 to Mar 05
Thanks Astri !