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Adventure Life travelers, Dave and Val LaHart, share a travel tale about their experiences during the Wildlife Odyssey trip to the Ecuadorian Amazon and Galapagos Islands. Mainland: Rainforest and …

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Adventure Life partnered with the Waponi project to purchase lamps and signs for the Secoya Lodge that started its operations officially in January this year. Here are images of the equipment being …

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Adventure Life grant from the Secoya Communitynew lights and signs for the community in transportAround the communityon the boat to Secoya communityAround the communityOn the river

Ever since I did a report on Peru in the sixth grade I've wanted to visit this remarkable Andean country. My love of Andean music, interest in the Incas and in the rainforest also fed my desire, over …

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2004 was wrapping up without any major adventurous trip to seal it and that is not a detail to overlook! Sooooo, I stared imagining the world with all its treasures and fascinating places to …

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Some photos taken on my trip to Ecuador in January 2010.

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January 30, 2003 Press Release Delay of Pipeline Construction Pits Citigroup Against Pristine Forest Environmental Requirements Stand in the Way of Financial Giant's Loan Guarantees SAN …
Each season, Adventure Life has an annual contest that invites our past travelers to share their travel experiences and enter for a chance to win fantastic trips! Here are some past …
To tip or not to tip – or what to tip! Questions regarding tipping etiquette are some of the most common concerns travelers have when visiting a foreign country. To make matters even more …
The Tambopata Research Center is a spartan yet comfortable 13 bedroom lodge built to accommodate Peru travelers and researchers alike while protecting the adjacent macaw clay lick. Because of its …
Tropical rainforests are defined primarily by two factors: location (in the tropics) and amount of rainfall they receive. Rainforests receive from 4 to 8 meters of rain a year -- 5 meters of rain …
In order to view the Tambopata Research Center clay lick it is necessary to cross the river at dawn in one of our motorized canoes and find a good spot on the rocky beach in front of the clay lick, …
I have just finished checking with the world's experts on tropical forests and have concluded that without doubt the watershed of the Candamo River and the immediately surrounding areas of tropical …
The Tambopata National Reserve (TNR) is part of a 3.7 million acre reserve in southeastern Amazonian Peru created in 1990 by the national government working in partnership with local grassroots and …
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A look at the botanical treasures, both known and undiscovered, that exist within tropical rainforests. The widespread destruction of tropical rainforest ecosystems and the consequent extinction …
A 'Q and A' session from Rainforest Action Network, to help older children learn about indigenous populations living in the Amazon and other rainforests. See all Amazon Rainforest Tours Q: Who …
The world's largest known mineral clay lick, where hundreds of parrots and macaws of up to 15 species congregate daily to ingest the detoxifying clay, is located less than 500 meters from Tambopata …
Adventure Life traveler, Julia, returns home from a trip to the Ecuadorian Amazon with this clip from the Yasuni Clay Lick. Located along with Napo River, this is one of the most accessible licks in …
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Robert Chappelle
Hey! This would be a short segment!! Today was very long. We all had a nice breakfast and packed up the smaller escort boat. We said our goodbyes to the Manatee and traveled up river to Coca. On our …
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Robert Chappelle
Today was our last full day in the Amazon Rainforest! We all had to wake up super early for our next tour! Our group traveled to a place called Sani Isla, which was located on a tributary of the Napo …
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Robert Chappelle
We woke up early in the morning for an optional bird watching tour. Of course I took the opportunity! ;) The weather was still raining, but it was not a downpour like yesterday. We got to see more …
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Robert Chappelle
Today we actually had a normal wake up call. Everyday in the morning, the crew of the Manatee would play music over the intercom system to wake us up. Usually they played some sort of elevator music …
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Robert Chappelle
We had an early breakfast with our fellow tourists before they left for Coca. We said our farewells and wished everyone a safe trip back. Our guide, Avel, took my Dad and myself on bird watching …
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Robert Chappelle
Today, we woke up super early to see the parrots and parakeets at the clay licks! Parrots and other birds in the psittaciforme family digest fruit and their seed as a part of their diet. Most of the …