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indonesia’s top dragon discovery

Dragons are creatures of legend but in a landscape as spectacular and biologically diverse as Indonesia, myths become reality – as demonstrated by the recent discovery of several Komodo dragons (Varanus Komodoensis) living in Mbeliling Forest on Flores Island. Previously, it was believed that this ancient, endangered species could only be found in Komodo National […]

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ecuador

how to visit the tribes of eco conscious ecuador – and do some good!

Ecuador’s finest & award-winning ecotourism company, Tropic Journeys in Nature (Tropic), led by Jascivan Carvalho, has been singled out for its commitment to addressing the needs of the Huaorani, an ancient ethnic people threatened by oil interests in the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest. Since 2008 Carvalho’s company has partnered with the Huaorani first to launch and […]

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northern lights

northern lights & an eclipse: bucket list trips for kids (and grown-up kids)

Visitors to Iceland  with big hopes of witnessing the natural beauty of the northern lights won’t be disappointed thanks to a new facility in downtown Reykjavik. The Aurora Reykjavik is a new educational, recreational and interactive attraction which uses the latest advances in multimedia technology to bring the Northern Lights to life. Split into sections […]

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elephant encounter

luxury elephant encounter in thailand’s deepest jungle

Elephant excitement is sky high at The Sarojin resort in Thailand, where guests can enjoy a mammoth new adventure through the dense jungles on the edges of Khao Sok National Park. As part of the five-star hotel’s recently-launched ‘Elephant Owner For A Day’ package, guests enjoy a truly personal and hands-on elephant encounter in Thailand’s […]

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