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Posada Amazonas Lodge Canopy

Rainforests contain over half of the world’s species but cover only 6% of our planet.1 If rainforest destruction continues at current rates into the year 2020, half of our rainforest cover will be destroyed.2 Between 1968 and 1999, primary deforestation doubled.3 The benefits of conservation are varied, but include finding new medicines, combating climate change, […]

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Galapagos Islands - National Parks & Reserves in Ecuador

Ecuador is a fantastic and diverse country to visit with a lot to offer visitors. Enjoy many of Ecuador’s top travel destinations. Visit the famous Galapagos Islands with their tropical climate, beautiful beaches and iconic animals. Explore the Amazon Rainforest to find many different monkeys, macaw parrots, toucans, three-toed sloths and pink river dolphins. Visit […]

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Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands are one of the world’s favorite travel destinations. The Galapagos are a series of tropical islands found 550 miles (900 km) off Ecuador’s coast. Home to incredible wildlife, see some amazing animals, iconic scenery, and beautiful beaches. The islands have a fantastic history filled with explorers, pirates, and sailors. The most famous […]

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Gorilla, Uganda

Uganda offers some fantastic things to see and do. Explore wildlife-rich protected areas to find the iconic African animals. Enjoy the Queen Elizabeth National Park for game drives, Kibale National Park to find chimpanzees and monkeys, see many beautiful lakes, and visit the famous Bwindi Impenetrable Forest. The Bwindi Impenetrable National Park It’s within Bwindi […]

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The Sacred Valley Peru

Peru is a fantastic destination to visit. Peru was home to the Inca Empire, one of the most advanced pre-columbian civilizations in the Americas. For many visitors, it’s the Incan and pre-incan history that creates the main attraction. But that’s not all Peru offers. Enjoy incredible nature experience, one of the world’s best cuisines, beautiful […]

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Nkuringo Area, Uganda - View from Nkuringo Gorilla Lodge

Uganda is a fantastic destination to visit. You can enjoy iconic African animals in Queen Elizabeth National Park, the enchanting Murchison Falls, the many beautiful lakes, and learn about the diverse and vibrant cultures. One of the most popular activities in Uganda, however, is Gorilla Trekking. Researchers have agreed that tourism has saved these magnificent […]

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Sea Lion - Galapagos Islands - 5-day Galapagos tours

The Galapagos Islands are a group of tropical islands 550 miles (900 km) off the coast of Ecuador. The islands are home to incredible wildlife, including giant tortoises, marine iguanas, incredible birdlife, as well as beautiful beaches and scenery. Filled with a fascinating history of explorers, sailors and pirates, the islands are now a top […]

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Tambopata Research Center Reception

Although the best jungle lodge in South America depends on what you want from the experience, such as comfort, interactions with local people, closeness to town, social and environmental responsibility, or a budget conscious experience, the top priority for most people is nature, which means abundant wildlife and seeing many animals and plants. Jump straight […]

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