Where to See Pink Dolphins in Hong Kong and How to Choose a Responsible Tour Operator

Where to See Pink Dolphins in Hong Kong and How to Choose a Responsible Tour Operator

See the endangered Chinese White Dolphin in its natural habitat with Hong Kong Dolphinwatch Up until recently, I prioritized traveling to far-flung places like Italy, Australia and South Africa over my own backyard in Hong Kong. I could always explore Hong Kong later on, it would always be there and there’s no need for a…

Koh Samui Elephant Sanctuary: Rescuing Elephants from Riding Camps and Beyond

Koh Samui Elephant Sanctuary: Rescuing Elephants from Riding Camps and Beyond

Looking for an ethical elephant sanctuary on Koh Samui? Read this first if you are thinking about riding elephants in Thailand! As more and more people travel to Thailand for its beaches, food, temples and culture, unfortunately as does the number of people who are unaware of the cruelty involved with riding elephants in Thailand…

Ultimate Safari Glamping Experience at Bukela Game Lodge in South Africa

Ultimate Safari Glamping Experience at Bukela Game Lodge in South Africa

See the Big 5 at Amakhala Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape. Get ready for tons of Garden Route safari photos! I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again (and again): there is no better place to see animals than in the wild. I’ve been on wildlife safaris in the past in Sri Lanka…

Ethical Elephant Interaction at Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai

Ethical Elephant Interaction at Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai

Thinking about riding elephants in Thailand? There are more ethical alternatives – read this first! Chiang Mai in northern Thailand is home to dozens of elephant camps, sanctuaries and orphanages. But the dirty little secret is that few of these establishments put the welfare of elephants first; instead, too many of these places offer elephant…

The Elephant Gathering in the Minneriya and Kaudulla National Parks in Sri Lanka

The Elephant Gathering in the Minneriya and Kaudulla National Parks in Sri Lanka

Witness the largest gathering of Asian elephants in the world on a Sri Lanka safari! Don’t underestimate this little island in the Indian ocean – Sri Lanka offers a tremendous amount of wildlife and biodiversity for its size. It has a dozen or so national parks, the most famous of which being Yala and Udawalawe,…