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Let Your Mind Wander: Those “Travels” Are Good for You

Let Your Mind Wander: Those “Travels” Are Good for You

Candice Gaukel Andrews February 28, 2017 0

Mindfulness is a buzzword today. It refers to the notion that we should strive to keep our minds fully attending to and totally aware of what’s happening and what we’re doing on a moment-to-moment basis.

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Seabound Baby Turtles in Costa Rica

Seabound Baby Turtles in Costa Rica

Natural Habitat Adventures November 15, 2016 0

While exploring the wilderness of Costa Rica, a small group of nature travelers enjoyed the wondrous experience of being surrounded by Pacific green sea turtle hatchlings making their way to the ocean for the

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Conservation and Tourism Go Hand in Hand

Conservation and Tourism Go Hand in Hand

Natural Habitat Adventures May 23, 2016 2

While visiting Costa Rica with Natural Habitat Adventures last year, I once again had an opportunity to see how embracing conservation enhances communities. The first leg of the Natural Jewels of Costa Rica trip

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Clouds Can Help Find Threatened and Endangered Species

Clouds Can Help Find Threatened and Endangered Species

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 5, 2016 1

Cloud-gazing is, perhaps, a lost pastime. Before the Internet grabbed their attentions and took up most of their time, children would lie back on a summer day and try to find pictures in the

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11 Wild Reasons to Visit Costa Rica (in Photos)

11 Wild Reasons to Visit Costa Rica (in Photos)

WWF December 2, 2015 1

Costa Rica is literally rich. In wildlife. This tiny country has built up an incredible reputation as a sustainable destination founded on the idea that its natural resources are to be valued in theory and practice. By

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Increasing Bad Behavior around Wildlife: Are More Regulations Needed?

Increasing Bad Behavior around Wildlife: Are More Regulations Needed?

Candice Gaukel Andrews September 29, 2015 51

Witnessing any of nature’s great spectacles—such as the wildebeest migration of Africa, the wintering grounds of millions of monarch butterflies in Mexico or thousands of sea turtles coming ashore from the Pacific Ocean to lay

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