Travel Hosts Exposed, Week of June 1, 2011

Check out the latest places and crazy adventures your favorite host has been up to during the past week.

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A robot from Android FC, a 3-robot soccer team from the School of Infomatics at the University of Edinburgh, shows off its skills during a photocall for their upcoming show in the Edinburgh International Science Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland. 960 1280

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The Apple iPad, a new tablet computing device, sits on display after its launch event in San Francisco, CA. 960 1280

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A snowboarder soars through the center ring of the Olympic Rings during the opening ceremony of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics. 960 1280

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Peruvian surfer Domingo Pianezzi rides a wave with his alpaca Pisco at San Bartolo beach in Lima. 960 1280

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A local stretches himself amid a sandstorm during a morning exercise session at the Temple of Heaven park in Beijing. 960 1280

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Farmer Thorarinn Olafsson tries to lure his horse back to the stable as a cloud of black ash looms overhead in Drangshlid 2 at Eyjafjoll. 960 1280

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Spain's Marc Duran serves against Germany's Bastian Steger during their match in Group C First Division at the 2010 World Table Tennis Championships in Moscow. 960 1280

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People watch fireworks on a beach during the traditional San Juan's (Saint John) night, the shortest night of the year, in the southern Spanish town of Malaga. 960 1280

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Spain's Andres Iniesta lifts the World Cup trophy after their final match victory over Netherlands at Soccer City stadium in Johannesburg. 960 1280

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Young gymnasts, in a class consisting of 4 to 7-year-olds, stretch themselves on wooden bars at the gymnastics hall of a sports school in Jiaxing, Zhejiang province. 960 1280

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People wearing traditional Bavarian clothes toast with beer during the opening of the 177th Oktoberfest in Munich. 960 1280

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Khagendra Thapa is expected to be the world's shortest man when he turns 18. He stands with Miss Nepal in Kathmandu. 960 1280

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People picnic on the main deck of the Sydney Harbor Bridge during the Breakfast on the Bridge event in Sydney, Australia. 960 1280

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Kittens are presented during the opening of the new cattery at the Battersea Dogs & Cats Home in London. 960 1280

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Triplets take part in the annual Halloween Ragamuffin Parade in Hoboken, NJ. 960 1280

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Blame beats Zenyatta (L) during the 2010 Breeders' Cup World Championship at Churchill Downs in Louisville, KY. 960 1280

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Britain's Prince William and long-term girlfriend Kate Middleton announced their engagement to the world on November 16, 2010. The wedding will take place in the Spring/Summer of 2011. 960 1280

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Donald Boyce, dressed as Santa Claus, does a "shaka" as he shares a wave with a surfer while riding in an outrigger canoe off Waikiki beach in Honolulu, HI. 960 1280

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"The MAIDS exacted their revenge on me with a #WhatWillBertThink" - Bert Kreischer 960 1280

  

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"How I'm spending my #RaptureDay" - Bert Kreischer 960 1280

  

"It's May Colorado!" - Bert Kreischer 960 1280

  

"My favorite pic of me and @SamChampion." - Bert Kreischer 960 1280

  

"Having our own memorial day BBQ...grateful for all the sacrifices the men & women in the armed services have made." - Bert Kreischer 960 1280

  

"I just moved & now have to pack up my old garage. Just thought i would show u it b4 i take it all down." - Aaron Goodwin 960 1280

  

"Wonderful....severe storms moving in getting nervous." - Zak Bagans 960 1280

  

"Cloudy sunset but gramps went fishing." Andrew Zimmern 960 1280

  

"If it's good enough for @andrewzimmern to eat, it's good enough for me!" - Bert Kreischer 960 1280

  

"Still at work...might not be back intime for the LIVE CHAT...I'll keep you posted." - Bert Kreischer 960 1280

  

"My name is Zak Bagans and I am addicted to the Butterball Turkey dinner at Perkins." - Zak Bagans 960 1280

  

"Yup. 6 yrs old and already driving." - Andrew Zimmern 960 1280

  

"Bigsteppin with my little buddy's." - Aaron Goodwin 960 1280

  

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"Just wrapped filming time for me and my girl to go to Disneyland!" - Zak Bagans 960 1280

  

"Pretzel asleep on my leg." - Andrew Zimmern 960 1280

  

"In green room before b&n signing, taking questions on here for q&a, ask away!" - Anthony Bourdain 960 1280

  

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Stink bugs are here ' encased in the patio door, inside the home. Beware: If you kill them, the stink bomb is released. 960 1280

  

Easily identified by the red marking on its abdomen, the black widow spider is the most venomous spider in North America. 960 1280

  

The cicadas' annoying clicking sound is heard throughout the mid-Eastern and Atlantic regions 365 days a year. 960 1280

  

Where there is standing water, there is a mosquito ' waiting patiently to suck your blood. 960 1280

  

Nothing to fear from this pest but fear itself. They're big and some fly. Watch out for cockroachs. 960 1280

  

Known to some as "rats with wings," pigeons beg for food in cities both big and small. Just say no. 960 1280

  

We love their honey but not their sting. Be careful when hiking or playing outside. If you're allergic, take your meds! 960 1280

  

Jelly fish reside in lakes and oceans all over the world. Some are small, some are big; watch out for the ones that sting! 960 1280

  

Pesky critters that like to scurry down city streets and dumpster dive, rats are unpleasant and oversized vermin. 960 1280

  

Is that a tick on your back? Always check yourself and your dog for ticks after a walk in the woods or tall grass. 960 1280

  

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