Elephants drinking from Okavango, Botswana

Ecotourism Destinations: Southern Africa

Of paramount importance to Southern Africa, a perfect example of ecotourism is the region’s protection of its physical assets, including natural geographical beauty, an abundance of wildlife, as well as much exotic vegetation. SOUTH AFRICA More than half the population of South Africa lives below the international established poverty line. Tourism here is now starting […]

Leopard on Tree Branch, East Africa

Ecotourism Destinations: East Africa

East Africa is a natural destination to consider for an ecotourism vacation, with its unique geographical terrain, amazing wildlife, and spectacular scenery. Let’s take a look at some of the main countries in East Africa and their ecotourism qualities. KENYA Direct income from wildlife tourism contributes about 5 percent to Kenya’s gross national product and […]

Couple Looking Out at the Twelve Apostles at Sunset, Victoria, Australia

The Twelve Apostles Are Nature’s Gift to Victoria, Australia

The Twelve Apostles are nature’s gift to Victoria, Australia. Nothing remotely religious about this special tourist attraction, the Twelve Apostles is actually a collection of limestone stacks located just off the shore of Port Campbell National Park, and reached via the Great Ocean Road. They are 275 kilometres/170 miles away from Melbourne, and can certainly […]

Top 5 Things to Do in the Seychelles

The Seychelles completes the perfect “island checklist”, with its powder-white sand, azure lagoons, lush landscape, and beautiful accommodations. While it’s a perfect place to relax and unwind, there’s surprisingly quite a lot for visitors to see and do – from superb scuba diving, to leisurely bike rides. Here we list our top 5 picks for […]