A hazy afternoon in London, high-rise apartment blocks in the distance, wading through a meadow of knee-deep wildflowers dressed as an astronaut. No, this isn’t a surreal dream; it’s a beekeeping workshop at Woodbury Wetlands with The Local Honeyman. Did you know that you can try beekeeping in the UK capital? There are, in fact,… Read More What’s The Buzz About London Beekeeping?
The first thing I noticed about the Jaguar Rescue Centre in Porto Viejo, Costa Rica, was that there were no jaguars around. Despite an initial moment of disappointment, I quickly realised that this was a good thing. It meant that there were no jaguars in desperate need of assistance, all happily prowling the nearby jungles… Read More Wildlife Rescue in Porto Viejo
by Alice Mariscotti-Wyatt You might already know orangutans are pretty great, but I don’t think I’d fully appreciated it until I was running from one through the forest of Borneo. “Why are we running?” I asked our guide. After all, we were there to see orangutans. “This one’s a grandma, and she’s cheeky” he told… Read More Reminder: Orangutans are Amazing
By Bianca Ohannessian What is it? A magical rainforest set high up in the misty mountains of Moteverde, with hanging bridges suspended from the tree tops. Costa Rica is leading the way when it comes to protecting its flora and fauna, and this national park is no exception. The high altitude brings swirling mists… Read More Walking on Air: A Guide to Costa Rica’s Cloud Forest