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Machu Picchu’s Best-Kept Secrets

Machu Picchu’s Best-Kept Secrets

Peter Davis Krahenbuhl January 25, 2016 0

Sitting proudly at the top of the bucket list of anyone who loves to travel, Machu Picchu—the “Lost City of the Incas”—is one of the most spectacular ancient ruins in all the Americas, if not the

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Further Up the Amazon River

Further Up the Amazon River

Natural Habitat Adventures January 18, 2016 0

I’ve been to the Amazon before – several times, actually. I’ve led trips in the neo-tropics and been on more rain forest hikes than I could ever remember. So to say I thought I

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Three videos to help you understand Peru’s conservation plight

Three videos to help you understand Peru’s conservation plight

Tania Curry December 30, 2015 2

Most people immediately think of Machu Picchu when they think of Peru, but Peru covers almost 500,000 square miles of land. The Peruvian Amazon itself makes up 260,000 square miles of it.  A new trip developed

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Twenty-Five Years in the Amazon

Twenty-Five Years in the Amazon

Tania Curry October 28, 2015 1

WWF’s Meg Symington on saving the world’s largest rain forest I was only 21 years old in 1982 when I traveled to Manu National Park in the Peruvian Amazon to do field research on

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Join Two WWF Conservation Experts in the Amazon

Join Two WWF Conservation Experts in the Amazon

Tania Curry September 23, 2015 0

For 40 years WWF has been working in the Amazon, a biodiverse and ecologically important rain forest that produces more than 90 billion metric tons of carbon and also houses more than 30 million

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Searching for High Life along the Amazon River

Searching for High Life along the Amazon River

Tania Curry June 3, 2015 0

Life in the Amazon flows like café con leche: creamy and smooth, masking the electric life underneath. The Amazon River is a cup that you want to share with a friend. The caffeinated, energetic

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Community Based Tourism in Action at Napo Wildlife Center in the Amazon

Community Based Tourism in Action at Napo Wildlife Center in the Amazon

Natural Habitat Adventures May 4, 2015 0

This guest post is brought to us by Mandy Scott, Office Manager at Natural Habitat Adventures. Nat Hab’s Amazon Lodge extension is offered to our guests visiting the Galapagos. This past spring I had

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Top Shot: Amazon River Dolphin

Top Shot: Amazon River Dolphin

Tania Curry September 10, 2014 0

The Amazon river dolphin isn’t the easier creature to photograph, especially in the murky, brown waters of the Amazon. When our guide spotted them as we glided by the village of Requena along the

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