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  • Rainforest Flower
    ECOleisure: Tropical Rainforest Travel
    The tropical rainforest offers nature, beauty and adventure. It’s valuable for us to explore, firsthand, the most diverse plants and animal species on earth. It is also an opportunity to meet indigenous people and learn tribal wisdom....
  • Bamboo Paper
    Organic paper towels: Bambooee
    Bambooee is a line of organic cleaning tools made out of bamboo created by Noam and Irene Krasniansky. The first product they created is a a roll of 20 "paper towels." They are made out of a rayon bamboo source, are re-washable up to 100...
  • Balanced Guru Winter Skin Care
    Beauty brand donates all profits to charity as it hydrates winter skin
    Balanced Guru, the beauty brand renowned for it charitable work, has recently launched its Giving Back Program with customized limited-edition product collections that are designed for non-profit organizations to sell and fund their causes. Seva...
  • Cairns, Australia
    Cairns, Australia
    Cairns, Australia (pronounced ‘cans’) is on the Eastern seaboard in the north and is the jumping off point for water sports in and around the Great Barrier Reef. Cairns is a great city for scuba-diving whether you are an experienced...
  • Tad Bradley at EverGreen Escapes seminar
    EverGreen Escapes travel series - Guatemala and Belize
    On Thursday, Dec. 5 EverGreen Escapes hosted its monthly travel seminar, this time highlighting Guatemala and Belize. The Escape Your Everyday Adventure Travel Series takes place at Columbia Sportswear in downtown Seattle on the second Thursday of...
  • Tezar Pahlevie
    Sumatra's Leuser Ecosystem rainforest fights against illegal palm oil
    His name is Tezar Pahlevie, and this year he was honored by winning the 2013 GRASP Conservation award for his team’s work restoring rainforests damaged by illegal palm oil plantations, according to Rainforest Action Network. But now, a...
  • Slash and burn method of Indonesian deforestation
    Pressure and 12/10 deadline to end rainforest destruction for palm oil products
    The Indonesian rainforest is disappearing at an alarming rate — pushing species like the Sumatran tiger and orangutan to the brink of extinction, according to Dr. Amy Moas of Greenpeace.It’s a familiar story. The destruction has been...
  • rainforest destruction
    Saving the tropics in your soup
    You probably knew that rainforests are in deep trouble, and that our food choices are part of the problem. Palm oil is a major culprit, since in countries like Malaysia and Indonesia, forests are being cut down to make room for palm oil...
  • Book Cover
    New Bilingual Field Guide for Panama and Costa Rica
    Snakes are feared around the world. In some countries, such as Panama and Costa Rica, this comes from the presence of venomous snakes that bite and, in some cases, kill people. In truth, the majority of snakes are not a threat to humans, and all...
  • No Authority and Tigers
    Celebrate International Tiger Day at Busch Gardens Tampa
    This weekend, the world joins together to celebrate International TigerDayon July 29. Visitors toBusch Gardens® Tampa are invited to join a weekend-long celebration, with festivities taking place daily fromJuly 27-29in the Jungala® area of...
  • Chorro Las Yayas
    Water Shortage Continues in Panama
    It may not surprise you to visit a large city in an undeveloped country and learn that they have a water shortage, especially during the dry season or during peak business hours. However, it probably would shock you to visit a small community...
  • In retirement why not create Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
    In retirement why not create Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden
    If you are a wealthy couple on the verge of retirement would you purchase a lush, overgrown Hawaiian oceanfront cliff side dotted with rusted cars and discarded washing machines and spend years turning it into a spectacular botanic garden? Would...
  • Angel Falls
    5 amazing places to visit in South America
    South America comes with countless and unique places to visit, however these five destinations seem to be the most popular choices amongst tourists, adventurers, photographers and hikers; take a look at them below.1. Iguazu Falls (Brazil-Argentine...
  • Ski Keyston
    Stay in Keystone, enjoy the rainforest, and get a Cyber Monday cruise deal
    This week’s deals include nights at Keystone’s Lakeside Village, a stay in the Panamanian rainforest, and great cruise deals on Cyber Monday.Ski season is starting, and Keystone is partnering with Groupon to offer a four-night stay for...
  • Kate Middleton tries hand at photography
    Kate Middleton tries hand a photography
    Kate Middletown, the duchess of Cambridge, recently released photos of the Borneo Rainforest in Malaysia, says a Fox News report dated Nov. 21. It seems that Kate has an eye for photography as she shot the photos with an inexpensive pocket camera...