Where to See Bears | A Worldwide Guide With Every Species
Did you know it's possible to see bears on four of the seven continents? Explore the best areas to go bear watching including Canada, India, Japan & Siberia.
The 21 New Wonders of The World
In 2000, over 200 impressive sites were shortlisted, 21 became finalists and this list was ultimately whittled down to the 7 New Wonders of the World.
Where to See Greek Ruins | A Chronological Travel Guide
Explore the history of the Greek Empire and where it was located & read a breakdown of the best places to see Greek ruins including Greece, Turkey & Italy.
Lessons Learned From Backpacking Southeast Asia
What an incredible journey! Join me as I look back on my six-month trip backpacking Southeast Asia and explore the lessons learned from this adventure.
One of the most tourist-friendly regions in Africa, The southern tip plays host to some of the most incredible wildlife and Botswana's massive salt flat.
Angkor Wat Transportation Guide
Simply put, Angkor Wat is massive! In Transportation Guide, we explore the best ways to get around the largest religious structure in the world.
The World’s Most Spectacular Night Skies
The night sky is a wonderfully mysterious place but it's so much more than just stars. This is a guide to the most unique things to see at night.
Known primarily as the quintessential backpacking destination, Southeast Asia is the land of pagodas, beautiful beaches and smiling locals!
Top 3 Ecotourism Activities in Bali
Come and explore this beautiful island and check out our top ecotourism activities in Bali, including hiking, dolphin watching and lots more!
Often less explored than the western Mediterranean banks, Southeastern Europe boasts unspoiled beaches and a delightful assortment of picturesque buildings.
Vang Vieng – Party Town turned Ecotourist’s Haven
Vang Vieng in Northern Laos was once a party town packed with backpackers, after a series of tragedies, the town is now reinvented as an ecotourist's haven.
Top 10 Destinations for Coffee Fanatics
If you're a fanatical coffee drinker, it's worth exploring some of the best places to drink it. Here’s our guide to the world’s best places to drink coffee.
With over 60 states/provinces between its countries, North America has something for every traveller including ultra-modern cities and huge national parks.
Discover Ha Long Bay & Sapa in Northern Vietnam
Two of the most beautiful locations in Northern Vietnam, Ha Long Bay and Sapa are two can't miss locations in South East Asia.
10 of The Best Places to Golf in The World
If you're a serious golfer, it's well worth travelling the world to experience some of the best golf courses and destinations the planet has to offer.
Home to some of the most endangered animals on the planet, Central Africa is fast becoming one of the most sort-after ecotourism destinations in the world.
Langkawi – Malaysia’s Eco Paradise
One of Malaysia's many beautiful locations, Langkawi is an ecotourist's dream. Take a closer look at the Sky Bridge, the Eagle Sanctuary and lots more.
Top 3 Areas to See Wildlife in Brazil
Brazil is the 5th largest country in the world and home to arguably the widest array of wildlife. This is our guide to Brazil's top areas to see wildlife.
The Middle East is the home of religious tourism and also contains incredible wildlife, wonderful people and a breathtaking landscape.
Eating Local – Creating a healthier planet
Eating local is incredibly important for a variety of reasons. From the impact it has on the local community to the reduction in your carbon footprint.
10 of The Best Waterfalls in The World
There’s nothing quite as mesmerising as standing in complete awe in front of one of Mother Nature’s most astonishing waterfalls.
The birthplace of the Roman and Greek empires, Southern Europe is not only historically fascinating but owns one of the world's most incredible coastlines.
Botanical Ecotourism – The World’s Spectacular Flora
When it comes to the world of Ecotourism, animals usually steal the show! Dive a little deeper and you'll find Botanical Ecotourism is just as spectacular.
10 Really Strange Foods from Around The World
What might be considered strange by one culture is considered normal and even a delicacy in another. How many of these strange foods would you try?!
Sat just below the Sahara with a beautiful coastline, West Africa exhibits all the nuances of a bustling tourist hotspot, but without the crowds.
Ecological Volunteering – Lend a Hand While Traveling
For those travelling for long periods of time, Ecological Volunteering work for an organization is a great way to get involved in the local community.
A Brief History of Travel and Tourism
Take a trip with us exploring the history of travel and tourism from the days of the grand tour to the birth of modern tourism with trains and aeroplanes.
One of the world's most travelled regions, South Asia sits at the foothills of the Himalayas and is famous for its lavish cultural and religious heritage.
Aquatic Eco Systems – Diving & Cruises
For the conservational minded traveller, aquatic ecosystems provide an array of different activities both underwater and from the comfort of dry land.
Top 8 Most Biodiverse Countries on Earth
If you're fascinated by wildlife, travelling to one of the most biodiverse countries on earth is likely on your bucket list. Here are 8 of the best options.
Featuring a number of renowned cuisines, Western Europe is home to some of the world's most famous and romantic cities and a breathtaking mountain range.
Why You Should Go Camping For Your Next Adventure
Camping is one of the most immersive forms of Ecotourism. There's nothing quite like enjoying nature and relaxing without the stresses of the modern world.
Top 10 Beach Destinations in The World
It’s all about soaking up the sun, sea and sand in this essential list of top beach destinations (in no particular order and not all in the tropics!).
Southern South America
Sat at the southern-most tip of the Americas, the region of Southern South America's highlights include Patagonia, the Andes and the gateway to Antarctica.
Agritourism – The Benefits of Agricultural Tourism
A quickly developing ecotourism niche, Agritourism is based around the farming industry and provides a fascinating hands-on insight into the food we eat.
Best Game Parks in Africa & Where to See The Big Five
Safaris are all about ticking off the Big Five from your must-see list, this is our guide to the best game parks in Africa where you can do just that.
East Asia contains a diverse group of countries with a captivating juxtaposition between modern technology and captivating historical sites.
Why you should visit National Parks
If you practice ecotourism, chances are you like to visit National Parks. Join us as we explore a few reasons to do it more often and how to contribute.
Top 10 Best Places to Ski This Winter
An amazing ski vacation means different things for different people, would you include Morocco in your list of best places to ski? We have!
Boasting the most diverse wildlife on the continent, the massive region of Northern Europe is equally worth exploring in both summer and winter.
With well-developed cities, rich indigenous culture and unique wildlife, Australasia is one of the southern hemisphere's most travelled regions.
How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
If you're a fan of Ecotourism, the question of How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint is an important one to answer, and a lot less complicated than you think.
5 of the World’s Best Places to Eat and Drink
Food and drink are often at the centre of our experiences, no matter where we go. But, with such culinary diversity, where can the finest cuisine be found?
The World’s Most Beautiful Opera Houses
Often decorated in extravagant style, the world’s most famous opera houses are as magnificent on the outside, as they are on the inside. Take a look!
Sat between two idyllic coastlines, the countries of Central America are blessed with swaths of rainforest, mesmerising ruins and delicious cuisine.
Urban Ecotourism & the Kuala Lumpur Ecopark
Ecotourism is most associated with remote, untouched settings, however you'll be pleased to know that Urban Ecotourism is growing and its simply beautiful.
New Zealand Cuisine
With 14,000kms of coastline, 70 million sheep and some of the best Sauvignon Blanc in the world, sampling New Zealand cuisine is a must for any foodie.
Nearly 70% of Botswana is covered by the Kalahari Desert yet it is still home to some of the continent's most impressive sights such as the Okavango Delta.
One of the world's seventeen "mega-diverse" countries, Ecuador also owns the Galapagos Islands as well as sitting in the Amazon basin and the Andes.
One of only two landlocked countries in South America, Bolivia is home to both the largest salt flat and the highest statue of Jesus in the world.
Panama features a wonderful mixture of modern amenities and several interesting biomes, from the beaches of the Caribbean to the jungle of the Darien Gap.
The island nation of Indonesia occupies 17,508 islands and is known for its intense natural beauty, diverse flora and fauna and smiling locals.
Revered by backpackers the world over, India is a vast country from the foothills of the Himalayas in the north to its tropical coastline in the south.
As well as being an island paradise, Puerto Rico was one of the first islands discovered by Christopher Columbus and features many important historic sites.
The beautiful country of Mozambique is known for its glorious coastline and many endemic species of wildlife including the ring-tailed lemur.
Africa’s northernmost country, Tunisia is blessed with a wonderful Mediterranean coastline and was once home to one of the most important civilizations.
Live like a nomad in Mongolia
There’s something about living in a yurt herding yak and riding horses that is insanely reinvigorating for the soul. Come and live like a nomad in Mongolia.
Lined by a picture-perfect coastline, The British Isles is home to historic sites like Stone Henge, Buckingham Palace and the Guiness factory!
On top of the classic African savanna safari, visitors to Uganda are afforded the opportunity to go trekking in search of the elusive Mountain Gorilla.
In addition to a massive expanse of largely untouched rainforests, Venezuela is home to the world's tallest waterfall and the world's largest bridge.
Roaming the Rainforest & The Proboscis Monkey
Discover one of the most fascinating ecosystems in the world and watch the Proboscis Monkey swing from tree to tree in Bako National Park, Malaysia.
Wildlife of South Asia – Rivalling Africa’s Big 5
It might surprise you to know you can find "The Big 5" outside of Africa. The Wildlife of South Asia is equally impressive and with its own unique twists.
9 Spectacular Cathedrals
Whether you’re religious or not, it’s easy to appreciate the immense beauty of these buildings, many of which are now UNESCO world heritage sites.
Western South America
Encompassing the vast majority of the Amazon and its basin, Western South America, aka Brazil, is also home to some of the world's most renowned beaches.
Indigenous Ecotourism & The Giant Rafflesia
This week we explore the world's largest flower, the Giant Rafflesia and Indigenous Ecotourism, which focuses on contributing to a region's local economy.
Top 5 Striking Roman Amphitheatres
The capital of the ancient Roman Empire may indeed be home to the Colosseum, yet travel far and wide and you’ll soon discover that the Romans got around!
The forested heartland of Central Europe is most famous for its historical sites, including some of the world's most impressive castles and palaces.
Sepilok – An Ecotourist’s Dream
Sepilok is home to the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre, the Borneo Sun Bear Conservation Centre and the incredible Rainforest Discovery Center.
Perfectly exemplifying the Central American lifestyle, Costa Rica is extremely popular among travellers for its beaches and high quality of life.
Besides the remarkable mountains which dominate most of the country’s landscapes, Austria also features a distinct culture and intriguing history.
Fast becoming a classic backpacking destination, Colombia holds a stunning Caribbean coastline, national parks and several important historic districts.
Trekking in Patagonia – Bucket List 101!
Patagonia is one of those special places that few people actually explore. Found at the tip of South America, this is a magical place that defies belief.
South Korea is an excellent example of how a rapidly growing economy can thrive while perfectly preserving its fascinating culture and ancient artefacts.
Top 10 Strangest Animals in The World
We are blessed with a massive amount of diversity in the wonderful world we live in, which just so happens to create some weird and wonderful anomalies!
Home to one of the oldest and most revered national Parks in Europe, Sweden is commonly rated as one of the nicest places to live and visit.
Northern South America
Its position between the Caribbean and the Amazon basin gifts Northern South America with the highest waterfall in the world and some of the best beaches.
Responsible Tourism, What not to do
While travelling can be fun and rewarding it's important to remember a few important principles to make sure you're engaging in ethical responsible tourism.
Grizzly Bears Fishing at Brooks Falls, Alaska
Sit quietly (and safely) on the perimeter of Brooks Falls in the Katmai National Park and watch brown bears as you fish for salmon in Alaska.
Found on the west coast of Southeast Asia, Vietnam is one of the most dynamic and vibrant countries in the world, filled with colour and wonderful people.
Top 10 Artisans of The World
There are many incredibly skilled Artisans, from the knife makers of Tibet to the luthiers of Madrid, here is a rundown of the top 10 artisans of the world.
From stunning lavender fields to the famous Chain Bridge and Parliament Building on the Danube, Hungary is one of the most beautiful countries in Europe.
Featuring lush beaches, lush tropical forests and extremely friendly locals, Malaysia is split into two sections, including a strip along the top of Borneo.
Probably the most famous region of Africa for its safaris, East Africa is also home to the continent's largest mountain, Kilimanjaro and lake, Victoria.
The People Effect – Koh Phi Phi
Join us as we explore the beaches of Koh Phi Phi in Thailand and dig a littler deeper into the philosophy of tourism and the impact it has on destinations.
Monumental Mountains – 8 Spectacular Summits
There’s something about the world’s most formidable peaks which have challenged, mesmerized and humbled man since time immemorial.
10 of The Best Wine Regions in The World
Combining travel and wine sounds like an absolute dream! If you're a fan of both of these indulgences, check out this list of wine-friendly destinations.
Along with being one of the most socially developed countries on the planet, Norway is known for its immense natural beauty with 8 UNESCO Heritage Sites.
One of Europe's lesser travelled regions, Eastern Europe is rich with history, a surprising amount of wildlife and cheese-filled bread, need we say more?
Working with the Land – Northern Thailand
Join us on a trip exploring farming in Pai, Northern Thailand. Learn about modern-day problems faced by farmers and possible solutions to these problems.
With its crystal clear waters, 5-star resorts, huge biodiversity and friendly locals, it's hard to imagine a more perfect destination than French Polynesia.
The nation of Cuba occupies the largest island in the Caribbean and is home to perfect beaches, cigar factories and a surprising collection of classic cars.
Gorilla Trekking in Rwanda’s Los Volcanoes National Park
There aren't many wildlife experiences that come more personal than Gorilla trekking in Rwanda's Los Volcanoes National Park, take a closer look right here.
One of the largest countries on the planet, China's rich cultural history and vast landscape gift the intrepid traveller with some truly unique experiences.
Home to the famous Maasai Mara, Kenya is one of the most popular countries in Africa, due in large to the impressive array of wildlife and friendly locals.
South Pacific Islands
Perhaps best known for its crystal clear waters and 5-star hotels, the friendly South Pacific Islands also offer a mysterious look into our past.
Chiang Mai to Pai, Northern Thailand
Join Jack as he sets off to explore Northern Thailand, reaching Chiang Mai and the elusive town of Pai discovering rainbow eucalyptus trees and lots more.
Northern European Animals
Typically not thought of as a safari destination, Northern Europe plays host to an impressive array of wildlife, including the brown and polar bear.
The largest country on the planet, Russia is also the 9th most visited with travellers flocking to see its stunning landscapes and interesting history.
Usually invoking visions of perfect white sand beaches, the islands of the Caribbean are also home to some of the world's most interesting historical sites.
Ecotourism Travel Packing Tips
Packing is one part of preparing for a trip that seems simple, yet ultimately leaves many people feeling frustrated. Here's some handy Travel Packing Tips.