Tag: rainforest

See Costa Rica Like A Star With Sunwing & Planet Hollywood

Since I was 15 years old and saw a feature in National Geographic¬†about Costa Rica, I have been dying to see what looked then like a faraway land that I would never see, that is until this year, 20 years…

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Welcome to the Jungle (or How the Palm Tree Lost its Luster)

One of the major draws for me to explore Malaysia was its wildlife and nature. Lush tropical rainforests, rolling hills of tea plantations, swinging orangutans, and wonderfully bizarre-looking creatures like the tapir and proboscic monkey. Those were the lures, the…

The Magic of Tropical Taman Negara

It’s an incredible feeling walking into one of the world’s oldest tropical rainforest. The size, the sounds, the history, the literal buzzing with the life contained within it are all energizing, giving you a nature high. Taman Negara, near the…