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Dense, luscious, and overflowing with life, jungles seem like places made of dreams and David Attenborough documentaries. Maybe that’s because they are truly some of the Earth’s last wildernesses and untouched places where nature can blossom and grow. Thanks to the growth of conservation efforts and the public love of nature, we are seeing areas […]
A gentle breeze playing across your skin, the warmth of the sun means you have been able to shed your heavy layers and can sit in just a T-shirt. You rise, and barefoot wander slowly, feeling the soft sand meld to the shape of your feet. The sand is warm, but you stand with the […]
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 […]
With the New Year looming, now is the ideal time to think about what sort of trips, breaks and time off you want to take in 2017. If you’re feeling like things are getting on top of you, and the world is spinning too fast, then you need to slow down and take some ‘you […]
The last word thought to have been spoken by Gautama Buddha, founder of the Buddhist religion, was ‘samasati’. Samasati means ‘awareness’ or ‘right mindfulness’, and through this utterance, Buddha was encouraging us all to live in the present, and to be mindful of ourselves and of the world that surrounds us. Deep within the Costa […]