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Sometimes, all you need for an outing is some good shoes and a small bottle of water. However, for a more serious adventure that Yosemite National Park provides, you need some more serious preparation. You don’t want to end up in a pickle, stranded in the middle of nowhere, hungry, thirsty, and afraid! 

So here’s a small guide that will ensure a comfy, safe, and successful Yosemite experience for all adventurers! 


1. Check the Weather and Trail Conditions


Before venturing into the vast expans

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It took us three days to drive from Cape Town along South Africa’s "Garden Route" to Kariega Game Reserve, but it was well worth the drive. Once it was 27 farms, which have all been returned to the wild. A fictional British TV series, Wild at Heart, screened a few years ago, told about much the same thing.

The animals at Kariega were imported as soon as the environment became suitable for them. They’re constantly monitored, and sometimes traded or exchanged with other reserves to control numbe

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India's Rich Biodiversity and Enigmatic Wilderness Sanctuaries

India boasts one of the most opulent troves of biodiversity on a global scale, coupled with an extensive repository of natural resources. Within this tapestry of natural wonder, India shelters a distinctive menagerie of flora and fauna, which freely roam within its protected, pristine wilderness sanctuaries. These sanctuaries represent a veritable haven for wildlife enthusiasts and nature aficionados, drawing multitudes to witn

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The raw, untamed wilderness of Zimbabwe beckons adventurous travelers seeking thrilling safari experiences. From steamy jungles to sweeping savannas, Zimbabwe’s diverse landscapes provide the perfect habitats for an astounding array of wildlife

Get ready to have your breath taken away by thundering Victoria Falls and come face-to-face with the “Big Five” - lions, leopards, rhinos, elephants, and buffaloes. As one of Africa’s top safari destinations, Zimbabwe offers once-in-a-lifetime encounte

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7 Ecotourism Stars of Honduras


Though Costa Rica is Central America´s (and perhaps all of Latin America´s) premier star when it comes to ecotourism, there´s also an undersung but incredibly rich trove of eco treasures to be explored next door in Honduras, with lush rainforests and stunning coastlines, among other things. On the marine side – exploring the richness of the world´s second largest coral reef, the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef – the islands of Roatán and Utila are better known. But here are a few mo

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India is an amazing place for wildlife photographers! It has so many different landscapes and lots of different kinds of animals. From the big mountains of the Himalayas to the thick forests of the Western Ghats, there are so many cool places to take awesome pictures of animals. Let's check out the top 5 wildlife photography destinations in India that will give you not only incredible photos but also unforgettable experiences!


Jim Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand

Nestled in the foothills o

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This week's highlight was an exhilarating hike to Mount Longonot, an iconic crater mountain nestled in Kenya's Great Rift Valley. Our adventure commenced from Nairobi on a chilly Tuesday morning. As we drove past the picturesque Rift Valley Escarpment, excitement filled the air. By 8:00 AM, we reached the foot of Mt. Longonot, ready to conquer its magnificent heights.

The Hike

Mt Longonot Basics

Total Distance: 6.2km up and back, 13.5km including rim hike ( My App recorded 15 Kms)


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12130786258?profile=RESIZE_930xMatthew Paulsen

Beginning in the 1990s, this small Central American country essentially pioneered the ecotourism boom that has spread across the globe. Besides its vaunted Pacific and Caribbean beaches, packed into just 19,730 square miles -  a good bit smaller than West Virginia and a bit over twice the size of Wales - Costa Rica boasts 29 national parks, 19 wildlife refuges, eight biological reserves, and an additional slew of protected areas. And here are a dozen of its most prized eco oppo

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Embark on an awe-inspiring journey as we delve into the remarkable phenomenon of the wildebeest migration. In this month-to-month guide, we'll explore the intricate patterns and exhilarating moments that define this epic migration across the Serengeti-Mara ecosystem. Brace yourself for an unforgettable adventure as we unravel the secrets of nature's grand spectacle.
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Tortuguero, Costa Rica's Watery Eco-Enclave

We were up at silly o' clock in our hotel in San Jose, for our trip to Tortuguero. We just had time for a coffee and some pastries for breakfast, but were promised a much more substantial second breakfast en route. At Guapiles, we stopped for our first substantial meal in Costa Rica; scrambled eggs, corn hearts and fried plantain. Unusual, but very tasty. This was followed by a short walk through the woodland behind the restaurant.


The Laguna Lodge, where we were staying, can only be reached by

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South America's Iconic Vicuñas


Visitors to part of Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, and Peru (where it's the national animal and is even on the country's coat of arms) may come across this quintessential South American mammal, a camelid related to guanacos, llamas, and alpacas (which are descended from vicuñas) The smallest of the camelids, vicuñas stand about three feet tall at the shoulder; weigh between 70 and 150 pounds; and have long necks and legs as well as relatively small heads with long pointed ears.


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The quiet village of Monkey River in southern Belize is habitat to a plethora of flora and fauna, and as a result the nature tour conducted around herehas been rated one of the top in the country. Exotic tropical birds, butterflies, crocodiles, iguanas, and especially howler monkeys are just some of the wildlife that visitors will spot on this tour.



The tour will stop at various locations to give visitors an opportunity to explore the jungle on foot, keeping an eye out for snakes and spiders

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Best Wildlife Sanctuaries Around Jaipur

About Jhalana leopard safari 

The Jhalana Leopard Reserve, also known as Jhalana Safari Park, is India's first leopard reserve, located in Jaipur, Rajasthan. It is surrounded by the Aravali Hills, India's oldest mountain range. In 2017, Jhalana was designated as a leopard reserve. The reserve covers 20 square kilometers and Leopard Safari at JhalanaJhalana is at a distance of Maximum 8-9 km from Jaipur Pink City And is home to a diverse range of flora and

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Jhalana Leopard Safari Price

Jhalana Safari Ticket Prices

The Jhalana Leopard Reserve or Jhalana Safari Park, situated in the core of Jaipur, safari park is a wildlife area which is popularly known for its leopards. Set in the foothills of Aravalli hills, the Jhalana Safari Park is one of Jaipur's most exciting visitor attractions and the perfect place for a family day out. The reserve is spread over an area of 20 square kilometers, with immense flora and fauna present in the park.

Below are costs for the Leopard Safari and d

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Painted Wolves

The African wild dog is one of the most endangered creatures on the planet. According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature, there remain only 6,000 across the entire African continent. And their numbers are plummeting. It is not just that these whimsically beautiful beasts are affected by diseases such as rabies or canine distemper, both of which are passed down to them in the belief that dogs have killed their livestock. In reality, however, wild dogs only hunt wild animals.



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6 of India's Best Safari Destinations

Here is a updated list of The Best Wildlife Safari Destinations in India

1. Corbett National Park

Land of the Elephant and Tiger

  • Best time of the year to visit Corbett National Park: November to June
  • Type of Safari at Corbett National Park : Jeep Safari
  • How to get to Corbett : 07 hour drive from New Delhi or 04 hour drive from Dehradun Airport
  • How many nights to spend at Corbett : 03 nights
  • Wildlife to see at Corbett : Tiger, Elephant, Leopard, Smooth Coated Otter, Goral(Mountain Goat), Gharial, Marsh
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