Dora the Explorer
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Dora the Explorer became a popular children series in 2000. Dora the Explorer is an American educational animated TV series.Carried on the Nickelodeon cable television network, including the associated Nick Jr. channel.
Dora the Explorer centers around a Latina girl named Dora Marquez with a love of embarking on quests related to an activity in which she would like to partake or someplace that she wants to go, accompanied by her talking purple backpack and anthropomorphic monkey companion named Boots. Each Dora the Explorer episode is based around a series of ritualistic events that occur along the way during Dora's travels, and adventures, along with obstacles that Dora and Boots are forced to overcome or puzzles that they have to solve relating to riddles, the Spanish language, or counting. Common rituals may involve Dora's encounters with Swiper, a bipedal, anthropomorphic masked thieving fox whose attempts at stealing the possessions of others must be prevented through fourth wall-breaking interaction with the viewer. However, on occasions where Swiper succeeds in snatching the belongings of other people, the viewer is presented with the challenge of helping Boots and Dora locate the lost items.
How many Dora the Explorer episodes are there?
There are 138 Dora the Explorer episodes from 6 seasons. About 25 episodes each season.
Dora is an eight-year-old Latina girl who loves life, treasures her family and adores adventures, particularly escapades with her best friend, Boots. Boots is an enthusiastic, energetic five-year-old monkey Dora met one day in the forest. The inseparable duo embarks on trips to find things or help somebody, sometimes accompanied by Dora’s cousin, Diego.
Dora the Explorer is an international phenomenon, reaching millions of viewers daily on Nickelodeon (DStv channel 305). And now she’s coming to South Africa! Sandton City, South Africa’s premier shopping destination, is renowned for its children’s entertainment at Christmastime so it’s no wonder Dora the Explorer chose the centre as the place where she’d most like to spend the holiday season.
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