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The Bahamas. Gorgeous, crystal blue waters and pristine beaches. The problem: the native people who work in the restaurants and hotels. They don't seem to like Americans very much. We're not "ugly" Americans and are respectful of all cultures, but this was really bad. We were literally starving, waiting for our meals... it was too much of an ordeal. Hopefully it has changed since we've been there, but reports tell me it's still the same. SO sad.
What does ‘kangaroo’ mean in Aborginal? - It doesn’t mean ‘I don’t know’, despite the endless websites and trivia books that tell you otherwise, citing it as a hilarious early example of cultural misunderstanding. #Kangaroo or gangaru comes from the Guugu Ymithirr language of Botany Bay, where it means the large grey or black kangaroo, Macropus robustus.