There’s A Lake Where You Can Swim With Jellyfish That Won’t Sting You

I shall call him Squishy and he shall be mine, and he shall be my Squishy.

1. This is your usual reaction when you know that you are swimming among jelly fish.

3. However, there is a magical lake in the Rock Islands of Palau where you can swim with the jellyfish worry-free.

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4. The sea creatures spend their days in leisure just pulsating from one side of the lake to the other catching the rays of sun.

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5. The jellyfish are said to have been there for about 12,000 years.

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6. The jellyfish lost their stingers over the years because they don’t need them to fight off predators.

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Some still have their stingers, but they are too small for humans to feel.

7. The lake became a tourist attraction and people can go swimming and snorkeling with them.

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8. And you can touch them!

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9. Pose with them.

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10. Take a selfie with them.

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11. And play with them!

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Just be kind to them.

12. Don’t be afraid to pick your squishy.

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13. Learn more about the land of friendly, magical jellyfish.

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