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In Namibia, a Landscape Both Unforgiving and Awe-inspiring

In Namibia, a Landscape Both Unforgiving and Awe-inspiring

Elissa Poma October 21, 2015 0

The people of Namibia possess a hard-to-grasp reverence for their landscape. No matter how little rain falls on the southern African country, or how strongly an unforgiving sun bakes the earth, or how swirly dust devils

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Tracking Rhinos in the Namibian Desert: A Diary

Tracking Rhinos in the Namibian Desert: A Diary

Elissa Poma August 5, 2015 0

While visiting the Damaraland region of Namibia, WWF’s Elissa Poma joined a researcher and trackers from Save the Rhino Trust to go out in search of endangered black rhinos. Below is an excerpt of her journal from that morning.

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5 Iconic At-Risk Species (And Where to Travel to See Them)

5 Iconic At-Risk Species (And Where to Travel to See Them)

Natural Habitat Adventures July 15, 2015 5

This is a guest post by Matt Kareus, Editor in Chief of The Safarist and About Galapagos, and Executive Director of the International Galapagos Tour Operators Association. Many of our planet’s most iconic species

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In Awe of the 2014 Travel Photographers of the Year

In Awe of the 2014 Travel Photographers of the Year

Emily Deemer December 15, 2014 0

The 2014 Travel Photographer of the Year awards have been announced, and the winners are nothing short of astounding. If you happen to be going to London in 2015, check out the exhibition in

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Video: WWF Adventure Film Will Inspire You to Visit Namibia

Video: WWF Adventure Film Will Inspire You to Visit Namibia

Tania Curry October 17, 2014 0

WWF’s film, Pride of Namibia, was recently named the winner of the inaugural film competition, Adventure in Motion with Yahoo Travel. The film was chosen out of 150 film submissions and revealed at the

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9 Stories That Will Inspire You To Travel Differently

9 Stories That Will Inspire You To Travel Differently

Derek Ward September 26, 2014 0

When you travel the world to see unique wildlife and diverse landscapes, you are also helping the local communities you visit! Saturday is the UN’s World Tourism Day and this year’s theme is “Tourism

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