|Nature has its creations of wildlife, humankind and plants.……阅读理解及答案|
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| Nature has its creations of wildlife, humankind and plants. One such beautiful creation is the king in the sea — the whale. Do you know when and where to see the whales?|
Best time to visit: October to November or February to April.
This destination with wonderful beauty and a rather quiet atmosphere has some of the most unusual species of whales to offer. Located in the tropical（热带的）sea, it is a very isolated place as it is said that one can go on a sailing for days and she or he might not come across another soul during the voyage.
Best time to visit: May to September.
Now this destination is great in its own way, offering pleasant sights of whales under the light of the midnight sun, right below the earth’s Arctic Circle. Iceland has a number of species of whales, including humpback whales（座头鲸）and the blue whales.
Best time to visit: August.
Alaska is mainly famous for having a variety of feeding humpback whales — which are known to be one of the world’s largest and most fascinating species. The best part about this whale watching site is that one can actually see groups of whales flying in the air from time to time, forming a round shape with their groups.
Best time to visit: January to February.
If one is an admirer of nature, wanting to see groups of nature’s creations together with the ice — this is the best place for him or her. With a variety of whales gathering on top of the ice in the peninsula, this destinatio n is worth all the time and resources invested.
21. The Maldives is unique because there you can ________.
A. see a number of blue whales B. enjoy the most beautiful scenery
C. experience an isolated feeling D. meet some rare species of whales
22. What is special in Antarctic Peninsula?
A. large areas of ice B. diverse whales
C. beautiful scenery D. animals playing with ice
23. You can most probably read the text in_______.
A. a newspaper B. a textbook
C. a travel guide D. a telephone book