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1.Do you like traveling? Do you want to visit some interesting places? 2. Why do you want to travel? Lead-in
3. Why do more and more people like to travel, even some of them traveling abroad?
People travel for different purposes: to enjoy the beauty of nature to learn about the outside world to get excitement or relax oneself to do some research to study wildlife or plants to be interested in local food to do business or make friends…
There are a lot of amazing adventures to have and places to see in the world. Australia’s famous beaches grasslands of Africa Our travel route
See elephants, lions, zebras and giraffes in the beautiful grasslands of Africa!
For a lot of people who decide to visit Africa, their main interest is to view the wildlife. To learn a little about the animals you will see before you travel will enhance your wildlife viewing experience greatly. Africa
Zebras, with a horse-like appearance, have wide black-and-white stripes all over their bodies. Zebra
Giraffes in Africa can grow to a height of over 17 feet. Giraffes
The African elephant is the largest land mammal on Earth. They usually live in groups that consist of 8 to 15 related members. The African elephant
Grasslands of Africa: The grasslands of Africa are home to many animals, such as lions, elephants, zebras, giraffes etc. Animals live comfortably and peacefully there.
Experience the sun, sand and sea on Australia’s famous beaches!
Australia’s Gold Beaches: Every year the Gold Coast attracts visitors from all over the world to sit back, relax and experience its sceneries.
Australia’s Gold Coast is famous for its attractive beaches. With 70 kilometres of coastline, Gold Coast beaches have fun for people. Every year the Gold Coast attracts visitors to sit back, relax, experience the fun and taste the excitement of Australia’s most popular holiday playground. Gold Coast
Amazon rainforest in Brazil is very famous. Usually scientists and explorers go there to make discoveries. It’s home to around 50% of the world’s living species ( 种类 ), many of which are still unknown to humans. Brazilian rainforest:
Brazil holds about one-third of the world’s remaining rainforests, including a majority of the Amazon rainforest. It is also overwhelmingly the most bio- diverse country on Earth, with more than 56,000 described species of plants, 1,700 species of birds, 695 amphibians, 578 mammals, and 651 reptiles. Brazilian rainforest
wild animals (tigers, lions, crocodile) harmful plants ( man-eating flowers) forest fire getting lost Dangers in the forest
Challenge yourself— Go travelling in the Gobi Desert.
It is a huge area of desert covering nearly 1.3 million square km. The area is often imagined as a lifeless desert like in many other parts of the world but the reality is quite the opposite. Gobi Desert:
Gobi animals terrible weather water shortage getting lost strong sunlight Dangers in the desert
What do you think of the …? Are there any places of historic, interest to see in …? What is the … famous for? Would you please tell me something about the historic art of the city? I’d like to look around the … How I wish I could go there someday! Useful expressions:
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