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Seychelles Islands

some where you can see you feet in the water even in the deep end :) Seychelles Island, Africa

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Lavender [Lavandula; Family: Lamiaceae] - A native of the Old World; found from Cape Verde and the Canary Islands, southern Europe across to northern and eastern Africa, the Mediterranean, southwest Asia to southeast India. Many members of the genus are cultivated extensively in temperate climates as ornamental plants for garden and landscape use, for use as culinary herbs, and also commercially for the extraction of essential oils. The most widely cultivated species, Lavandula angustifolia.

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Lavenders (lavandula): Lavandula (common name lavender) is a genus of 39 known species of flowering plants in the mint family, Lamiaceae. It is native to the Old World and is found from Cape Verde and the Canary Islands, Europe across to northern and eastern Africa, the Mediterranean, southwest Asia to southeast India. Many members of the genus are cultivated extensively in temperate climates as ornamental plants for garden and landscape use, for use as culinary herbs, and also commercially…

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Lavender - The Sweet Scent of Sleep

How lavender can help you sleep:

This cob and straw bale thatched home is near Haga Haga village in the Eastern Cape, South Africa. It sits in an enormous 300 hectares of woodland and lush green hills bordering the Quko River in a sub-tropical climate that allows for all year-round cultivation. More at www.naturalhomes.org/timeline/khuladhamma.htm

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Something rare happened in the Atlantic — a hurricane has hit Cape Verde. (It’s since weakened to a tropical storm). The islands off the coast of Africa lend their name to some of the most powerful storms the Atlantic produces, yet they themselves rarely get hit. According to the official Atlantic tropical cyclone record, which begins in 1851, Hurricane Fred is the first hurricane to pass through the Cape Verde Islands since 1892.

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For the completed 20 years, negotiations on how to combat and adapt to climate change have been led by environmental ministers. But the decisions made affect a country's agriculture, energy and finance systems as well.