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ÜBER ADVENTURES: 1,000 Views of Madagascar

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During today's TERRANCE TALKS TRAVEL: Über Adventures listeners will learn all about island country, the Republic of Madagascar. Located off the Southeast coast of Africa in the Indian Ocean, this island is one of the most diverse and intriguing places in the world.

Did you know it's the fourth largest island in the world?

Did you know it's been dubbed "the eighth continent of the world?"

Did you know that 90% of its plants and wildlife cannot be found anywhere else in the world?

The island is home to almost 15,000 plant species, 300 species of birds, and is famous for its lemurs. This is the only place in the world where you can see these rare and endangered animals, which includes 103 sub-species. Visitors will also marvel at the spiny forests, baobab trees, traveler's palm, and much more! This is paradise for an adventurer...

Terrance Zepke is a travel agent, travel blogger, talk show host, and adventure travel expert. She has traveled to every continent and enjoyed many worldwide adventures, such as dogsledding in the Arctic Circle, camping in the Himalayas, and piranha fishing in the Amazon. She is in demand as a speaker and has made numerous media appearances, including The Travel Channel, Good Morning Show, Aournd the World with Pierre Wolfe, and Travel with Rick Steves. She has written hundreds of articles and twenty-eight books, including THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CHEAP TRAVEL: SAVE UP TO 90% ON LODGING, FLIGHTS, TOURS, CRUISES & MORE!, COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA: WELCOME TO THE LOWCOUNTRY, and TERRANCE TALKS TRAVEL: A POCKET GUIDE TO SOUTH AFRICA.