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Nature is a “Happy Place” for Children

Nature is a “Happy Place” for Children

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 15, 2021 0

When children were recently asked to draw their “happy places,” more than half of them created drawings that included aspects of nature and outdoor spaces, such as gardens, grass, lakes, outdoor playgrounds, parks, rainbows,

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Traveler Story: Custom Family Costa Rica Adventure

Traveler Story: Custom Family Costa Rica Adventure

Natural Habitat Adventures July 24, 2017 0

“Natural Habitat Adventures developed an excellent, custom Costa Rica itinerary for a March Spring Break trip with my teenage nieces. We took many parts of the Family Costa Rica Adventure and added two days

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Why the Whole Family Will Love a Peru Adventure

Why the Whole Family Will Love a Peru Adventure

Natural Habitat Adventures January 26, 2017 0

Shrouded in mystery and myth, the Peruvian Andes is a place where stories live and traditions live even longer. It’s a land dotted with ancient ruins, where history is still being unearthed and new archaeological

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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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Vacation Photographers: Would You Consider Hiring One?

Vacation Photographers: Would You Consider Hiring One?

Candice Gaukel Andrews June 2, 2015 15

One of the many joys of returning from a trip is being able to relive the experience by sorting through your vacation photos. Chances are that you managed to get a few really good

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5 Reasons to Take a Teen on a Nature Trip

5 Reasons to Take a Teen on a Nature Trip

Maddi Higgins March 12, 2014 1

Some teenagers are masters at weaseling their way out of so-called “family time.” Taking teens to see the world on a nature journey is a great way to foster deeper family ties—and make them

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