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Rediscovering Our Humanity Through Nature With Renato at Ibiti Project, Brazil

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Rediscovering Our Humanity Through Nature With Renato at Ibiti Project, Brazil

Written by Rebecca Woolford, Senderos Author Sensei Ogui once said “A flower does not think of competing with the flowers next to it, it just blooms.” The natural world lives in cooperation, collaboration and in ecological balance.  At a... more »

A different kind of journey to Machu Picchu with Enrique at Mountain Lodges of Peru

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A different kind of journey to Machu Picchu with Enrique at Mountain Lodges of Peru

Written by Rebecca Woolford, Senderos Unbalanced tourism, otherwise know as over tourism, refers to the places loved to death by travellers. Simply put it’s ‘too many people in the same place at the same time’ and it's fast becoming one of... more »

Ecotourism for conservation with Onçafari biologist Lili at Caiman, Pantanal

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Ecotourism for conservation with Onçafari biologist Lili at Caiman, Pantanal

Written by Rebecca Woolford, Senderos To illustrate the sheer scale of the biggest tropical wetland in the world you can fit Switzerland, Austria and Belgium inside the Pantanal, located in South America and STILL have room left.  Despite being the... more »

Experiential travel with John CEO of Polar Latitudes, Antarctica

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Experiential travel with John CEO of Polar Latitudes, Antarctica

Written by Rebecca Woolford, Senderos Back in 2010 an expedition company was born from John McKeon’s passion for the continent with no country. Nearly 15 years later, and despite an ever-changing landscape, John remains the CEO of Polar Latitudes, and... more »

Preserving local knowledge and celebrating culture with Annette at Tierra Hotels, Chile

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Preserving local knowledge and celebrating culture with Annette at Tierra Hotels, Chile

Written by Rebecca Woolford, Senderos Set in fascinating and remote regions of South America, Tierra Hotels help their guests to create profound connections with nature, cultural traditions and community.  Read on to find out more about this unique... more »

Protecting biodiversity for future generations with the OCanto Group, Brazil

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Protecting biodiversity for future generations with the OCanto Group, Brazil

Written by Rebecca Woolford, Senderos If you caught a glimpse of the Maned Wolf pups in Brazil’s Cerrado, in Planet Earth 3, you’ll know the footage was a world first. Read on to find out all about this special project.   A host for... more »

A voyage from Argentina to the Antarctic

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A voyage from Argentina to the Antarctic

Simon Heyes, Founding Director, recently embarked on an epic voyage.  From Argentina to the Antarctic peninsula, this adventurous trip connects the dots between three sustainable and conservation-focused Senderos partners.  Below... more »

The role of communities in conservation success with Böëna Lodges, Costa Rica

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The role of communities in conservation success with Böëna Lodges, Costa Rica

Written by Rebecca Woolford, Senderos  Conservation projects are about more than landscapes and wildlife. In fact, the success and longevity of a conservation project hinges upon how much - or how little - local communities are engaged in not only the... more »

Expedition cruising - from Amsterdam to Antarctica

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Expedition cruising - from Amsterdam to Antarctica

On the way to Antarctica..... Just before the 2023 Antarctic season began, Polar Latitudes’ ship Seaventure stopped in Amsterdam for pre-polar dry dock service and maintenance. Gareth, Naomi and a number of invited tour ops were lucky enough to... more »

Respectful birdwatching with Tierra Hotels

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Respectful birdwatching with Tierra Hotels

WRITTEN BY DIEGO SALAS WITH THE INPUT OF TIERRA HOTELS EXPERT GUIDES AND EDITED BY NAOMI MCKEE This blog post is taken from the Tierra Hotels website blog. To read more informative and inspiring articles about visiting Chile with Tierra... more »