Search Results for “rainforest-research-and-conservation-project” – Eco Companion
The New Year is here! If you’re feeling a little hungover, or just want to get those New Year’s revolutions going, check out last week’s blog on the scientifically proven health benefits of traveling! Not only that, but volunteering has some very similar benefits, so imagine what you can do by combing the two! Do […]
Last week we took a look at some of the gloriously luxurious tours and lodges that the eco-tourism has to offer. Luxury eco-tourism is a fabulous area and we have to admit we do spend out time drooling over luxury tree-houses in the Peruvian Jungle and Private Villas hidden away in the Maldives… BUT At […]
The orangutan, from the Malay words “orang hutan,“ meaning “human of the forest,” resides in the rain forests of the Southeast Asian islands of Borneo and Sumatra. Bornean orangutans are found in both Indonesia and Malaysia, meaning that Indonesia holds about 80 percent of the world’s wild orangutan population. Orangutans are the most intelligent beings on Earth after homosapiens, […]
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. […]
✔ Wanna work with wild animals in the African wilderness? Yeahhh we can probably hook you up. ✔ Hate flying, can’t take too much time off work but want to make a difference? NUMBER 14 IS FOR YOU. ✔ How about teaching English in Costa Rica? Not to give any hints, but I’m pretty sure you’ll find that […]
Volunteering abroad is a dream trip for many travellers who want to experience a community and culture during their break while also having a positive impact. For many people, committing to the adventure of a lifetime requires a lot of saving or fundraising before they are able to hop onto that plane. Luckily for you […]
Travelling the world is amazing as it is, but you can make your journey even more memorable by using your time wisely. If you want to travel sustainably and make a difference to the communities and places you visit, then why not volunteer your time to a worthy cause? You will get so much more […]
Rainforest requisites, these tips will ensure you have a great time! My rainforest requisites are for all you wannabe jungle adventurers – 10 things we think everyone on an eco travel adventure to the rainforest would be be mad not to pack and five things you’d be silly to bring. The thing to remember is: […]