Ethical Wildlife Encounters

Ethical Wildlife Encounters

Ethical Wildlife Encounters

There's a reason the World Wildlife Fund chose a panda for its symbol. All ecology is essential and connected, but seeing something cute and cuddly takes the cake. We love indigenous lichen as much as the next person, but we're coming to see reindeer. The catch is, we want to do it ethically.

We showcase not only incredible animal encounters but ethical ones too. Are the animals well cared for and happy? Does the company promote education and conservation? Is the business model sustainable, and does it protect the long-term health of the species? We ask the tough questions so you can enjoy the experience.
How Safari Photography Can Help Save Wildlife

How Safari Photography Can Help Save Wildlife

Pictures are worth a thousand words and give voices to those who cannot speak. Safari photography has a significant influence in creating protected areas, documenting species, and educating people about…
Scuba Diving West Palm Beach - Florida's Underwater Turtle Trek

Scuba Diving West Palm Beach - Florida's Underwater Turtle Trek

Diving the clear, warm waters of West Palm Beach gives you an excellent opportunity to swim with wild sea turtles. Over 60,000 of these magnificent animals come ashore during the…
Akumal Beach- Snorkeling with Sea Turtles Ethically

Akumal Beach- Snorkeling with Sea Turtles Ethically

Imagine snorkeling in the warm waters of Akumal Bay Mexico surrounded by sea turtles. It seems like a dream come true, except we’ve heard one too many stories about pushy…
Florida Animals Fight Back- 8 Unique Encounters That Might Save the Species

Florida Animals Fight Back- 8 Unique Encounters That Might Save the Species

Looking for an exciting and unique eco-tour? Abundant options enable visitors to see and experience Florida animals in the wild. Tourism and development pressure has put many species and habitats…
Do's and Don'ts of Planning a Swim with Manatee Tour

Do's and Don'ts of Planning a Swim with Manatee Tour

By now you’ve heard about the unbelievably cute and docile Florida Manatees. You’re itching to experience swimming with manatees for yourself. Here's what you need to know about when, where…
Diving with Sharks in Playa Del Carmen-What You Need to Know and Should Consider

Diving with Sharks in Playa Del Carmen-What You Need to Know and Should Consider

Divers everywhere come to Playa del Carmen to dive with sharks. If you’ve never been underwater with these apex predators, you wouldn’t understand. Every diver with an adventurous streak should…
Swimming with Manatees in Florida - Everything You Need to Know

Swimming with Manatees in Florida - Everything You Need to Know

Where can you find manatees in Florida? Can you swim with manatees? Where do manatees come from? Keep reading to learn everything you need to know about the amazing Florida…
Kayaking Silver Springs - Monkeys, Manatees and Gators...Oh My!

Kayaking Silver Springs - Monkeys, Manatees and Gators...Oh My!

Silver Springs State Park in Florida is one of the largest artisan springs ever discovered and the only place in America you can see manatees and wild monkeys on the…
What Made Sri Lanka Our Best Trip Yet: Adventure, Luxury, and Baby Elephants

What Made Sri Lanka Our Best Trip Yet: Adventure, Luxury, and Baby Elephants

There is one question we always get asked. What is the best vacation you have ever been on? Going on safari in Sri Lanka stands out above the others because…
Snorkeling Key West Ethically- Our Guide to the Southernmost Point's Underwater World

Snorkeling Key West Ethically- Our Guide to the Southernmost Point's Underwater World

If you crave adventure and discovery, you’ll love snorkeling in Key West. We’re sharing the best places to go snorkeling, what to expect at each site, and how to enjoy…
Saving Baby Sea Turtles in Fort Lauderdale With Sea Turtle Oversight Protection

Saving Baby Sea Turtles in Fort Lauderdale With Sea Turtle Oversight Protection

Can you imagine anything more vulnerable than baby sea turtles? Turtle Treks save sea turtles from the bright lights of South Florida & give you an unforgettable experience.
Sri Lanka Safari: How Ecotourism is Saving Wild Elephants

Sri Lanka Safari: How Ecotourism is Saving Wild Elephants

Going on a Sri Lanka safari is more than an opportunity to see wild animals, it’s a means to preserve them. During the early 19th century growth and industrialization forced…

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