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The flip-flop of tiny turtles towards the great barreling ocean is a sight many of us dream of witnessing. But why is so much attention placed on these magical creatures by conservationists? Read on to find out… Seven species of sea turtle fall into two categories: Cheloniidae and Dermochelyidae. The first family, the Chaloniidae, holds […]
Summer is here! It’s June at last! Those pale green sprouts on the trees have transformed into deep green leaves and we are starting to shed our outer layers. Prime time for holiday booking has actually passed. That desperate need for a bit of sun to hope for peaked in the dull grey months. But […]
One million!? More if your imagination stretches that far. Discover your unique, bespoke tour of this incredible country with us. There are as many different holidays as there are of you to think of them… If you are a regular reader of our blog, you will know that Costa Rica appeared in our top 5 […]
You’ve made it! One week into the new year. How many resolutions have you kept? How many of you have promised yourselves to make a change and travel this year? We at Eco Companion always have that goal in mind. So here are our top 5 destinations for the new year… 1. Costa Rica How […]
As the New Year rolls in, I’m sure we all have the best intentions: get fit, eat more healthy food, travel more, drink less…the list goes ever on. Yet by mid-January most of us have fallen back into the same old habits. A few years ago I promised myself I would go running every morning. […]
This week I’m looking at why a Costa Rica holiday is so eco-friendly and why as a destination it has such an enviable reputation for sustainability. So you’ve decided on a Costa Rica holiday. I hope you’ve booked with Eco Companion! Whether you’ve actively chosen a sustainable holiday in Costa Rica because of it’s eco-reputation […]
We pick three of the best volunteering projects in Costa Rica this week. There’s something for everyone in our selection, whether it’s big cats, turtles or the amazing beaches and jungles. So this was hard! Picking the best volunteering projects in Costa Rica is no easy task when there is simply so much to choose […]
There is a difference between travelling and experiencing a country on your holidays, with higher levels of engagement with a place when one wanders off the beaten track. What better way to immerse yourself in a community than by rolling up your sleeves and volunteering, and it gets even better when you get to spend […]
There is a difference between travelling and experiencing a country on your holidays, with higher levels of engagement with a place when one wanders off the beaten track. What better way to immerse yourself in a community than by rolling up your sleeves and volunteering, and it gets even better when you get to spend […]