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Development Threatens Nearly Half of All Natural World Heritage Sites

Development Threatens Nearly Half of All Natural World Heritage Sites

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 18, 2017 3

The Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System. The Galapagos Islands of Ecuador. Grand Canyon National Park in Arizona. These are just three of the 238 natural and mixed (cultural and natural) sites designated as World

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Being Present and Finding Peace in the Galapagos Islands

Being Present and Finding Peace in the Galapagos Islands

Natural Habitat Adventures April 10, 2017 0

The Galapagos is one of my favorite places on the planet! I am very fortunate, I know, to have been able to visit these islands more than once. When you travel somewhere new, of

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Far Flung Family Adventure: Galápagos Edition

Far Flung Family Adventure: Galápagos Edition

WWF November 9, 2016 0

The Galápagos Islands are a dream destination for any nature lover. But what makes them so extraordinary for a younger traveler? Like everything in the Galápagos, the answer is as varied as the islands

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Photo Essay: Conservation Inspiration in the Galapagos

Photo Essay: Conservation Inspiration in the Galapagos

WWF September 28, 2016 2

At the end of June I had the amazing opportunity to travel with Natural Habitat Adventures to the Galápagos Islands. As you might imagine, it was the trip of a lifetime – and not

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That Magic Otavalo Overload | Olaf’s Corner

That Magic Otavalo Overload | Olaf’s Corner

Olaf Malver September 2, 2016 0

The rickety bus from Quito to Otavalo in Ecuador was bursting with a rich cacophony of Otavaleños women chattering in Quechua, yellow chickens clucking nervously from small bamboo cages, and the bus radio filling

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Unplugged, Unreachable and Overjoyed

Unplugged, Unreachable and Overjoyed

WWF April 6, 2016 0

“Life takes on new meaning away from civilization.” When our naturalist guide Roberto Plaza spoke those words as we were walking down a quiet Galapagos island path on the first day of our Nat Hab/WWF trip, the full

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Get to Know a Guide: Q&A with Gustavo Andrade

Get to Know a Guide: Q&A with Gustavo Andrade

WWF February 3, 2016 0

The Galapagos Islands have been part of Gustavo Andrade’s life for as long as he can remember. Raised by a father who worked as a Galapagos tour boat captain for many years, Gustavo’s childhood was spent sailing

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Lonely Planet’s 2016 Best Places to Travel: See 5 of Them with Nat Hab!

Lonely Planet’s 2016 Best Places to Travel: See 5 of Them with Nat Hab!

Wendy Redal November 30, 2015 0

Lonely Planet has announced its 2016 Best in Travel awards, and we at Nat Hab are excited to showcase several of them in our collection of the World’s Greatest Nature Journeys! They couldn’t be

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