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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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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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La Selva Lodge - Ecuador

Ecuador is home to one of the richest sections of rainforest in the entire Amazon Basin. There are some excellent jungle lodges in Ecuador to experience Amazonia and to see iconic wildlife, such as toucans, macaw parrots, many different monkeys, and more. In Ecuador, the Amazonian gateway town to experience the rainforest is called Coca. […]

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Sloth - Panama

Panama is a fantastic tropical getaway destination and is positioned as the link in the chain joining Central America with South America. Panama is also one of the safest and most stable countries in Central America and the US dollar makes it an easy travel destination. Famous for the Panama Canal to help trade between […]

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A fantastic destination to experience the tropical rainforest, there are a number of recommended rainforest tours to enjoy in Belize. Here, we will mention some of our favorites, but first a little introduction to this remarkable country. You can find Belize on the Caribbean side of Central America. Famous for its wildlife-rich rainforests, beautiful tropical […]

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Here is our selection of the top ten Amazon lodges in Peru. The first five are Peru’s best deep Amazon lodges suited to a tour of 5 days or more due to the time getting there and back. If you have less time available to explore the jungle, we recommend some of the excellent lodges […]

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Located on the Caribbean side of Central America, Belize is a small country with access to beautiful beaches, warm waters and wildlife-filled rainforests and coral reef. This is a fantastic destination to visit for nature lovers and there are many rainforest lodges in Belize to choose from. From many of these, you can not only […]

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Costa Rica

Here is our selection of the top ten rainforest lodges in Costa Rica. The first few are Costa Rica’s best luxury rainforest lodges suited to travelers wanting a premium experience that exceed expectations for comfort and service. The others offer a comfortable and more homely or adventurous experience of the rainforest. The Lapa Rios Lodge […]

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Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador - La Selva Lodge

Ecuador is an incredible country to visit and which month you choose will mostly depend on when you are free to travel. Ecuador is found in the world’s tropics and the country’s name itself is Spanish for ‘equator’. This means there is a pleasant temperature throughout the year and the most significant temperature difference is […]

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La Selva Lodge, Ecuador's Rainforest

Ecuador’s Amazon Rainforest is regarded as the most species-rich section of Amazonia. The total expanse of Amazon Rainforest spans 40% of South America. Filled with an exceptional diversity of life, the Amazon is the world’s largest tropical forest. Cradled by Ecuador’s Andes mountains, Ecuador’s Amazon Rainforest can be reached after a short flight from Quito […]

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