Tag: rainforest

  • Solomon islands - the world's magical end

    written by annais on 2011-06-05 #places
    Solomon islands - the world's magical end

    It feels like the world’s end. Imagine just you, the ocean, tropical rainforest and traditional leaf hut villages. Longing to go off the beaten track? There is no beaten track.. :) We were lucky to win a trip to one of the last South Pacific frontiers, the Solomon islands. Armed with a Lomography Spinner 360 and a Sprocket Rocket we went on an adventure to the most remote and secretive islands you can imagine. And guess what? You’re about to discover a glimpse of our experiences...

  • Fraser island, underneath the Aboriginal stars

    written by annais on 2011-05-21 #places
    Fraser island, underneath the Aboriginal stars

    We, Daphne & Anna, spent 3 days on Fraser island and were blown away. It's an ecological wonderland at the east coast of Australia, like nowhere else on earth. Aboriginals call it K'Gari, meaning paradise. We really understand why now!

  • Daintree Rainforest, Australia.

    written by bensozia on 2010-05-18 #places
    Daintree Rainforest, Australia.

    A pre-historic World Heritage Site ruled by giant reptiles.

  • Rainforest Kidzworld

    written by panelomo on 2010-03-13 #places
    Rainforest Kidzworld

    Locally known as the Mandai Zoo, the Singapore Zoo already showcases a new way of jungle life by introducing the ‘open zoo’ concept. What more can you ask for?

  • Pasig Rainforest Park

    written by halfawakehaiku on 2009-05-11 #places
    Pasig Rainforest Park

    A public park bursting with lovers and families out to beat the summer heat.

  • Summary of Earth: Biosphere2

    written by majorted on 2009-07-06 #places
    Summary of Earth: Biosphere2

    The Biosphere2, a technological wonder and one of the world's wildest tourist attractions, happens to also be in one of the strangest places for a 3.15 acre science facility: 40 minutes outside of Tucson, AZ.

  • Yaxchilán: The City of Green Stones

    written by lomollete on 2010-08-03 #places
    Yaxchilán: The City of Green Stones

    Yaxchilán is an old Mayan city immersed in the thick jungle of southeastern Mexico. The magnificent ruins stand among tall ceiba trees and the sounds of spider monkeys and saraguatos (howler monkeys) reach to you from the canopies.

  • The Rainforest World Music Festival in Kuching

    written by soundfoodaround on 2013-08-08 #places
    The Rainforest World Music Festival in Kuching

    The abundance of nature in Kuching was a welcomed contrast for a Hong Konger. The beauty of the land, the people, and the union of the two through music was something I'm very glad I was a part of and should be a universal experience. Join me on a climb to a waterfall and more from my first trip to Malaysia after the jump!

  • Spring Fling Series 9: Somersby Falls

    written by erinwoodgatesphotography on 2012-04-09 #places
    Spring Fling Series 9: Somersby Falls

    How about this for a romantic spring afternoon, pack your lunch, and head out to Somersby Falls on the New South Wales Central Coast. You and your loved one will feel like you're away from it all and can enjoy the picnic areas, bush walking trails, and enjoy the rain forest sounds with the bell birds and kookaburras.

  • Tree Top Adventure (Subic, Zambales)

    written by eazy360 on 2008-11-27 #places
    Tree Top Adventure (Subic, Zambales)

    Here ye, all tree-huggers! The most exciting way to explore a tropical rainforest in the Philippines is to zip line through one. Tree Top Adventure in Subic, Zambales offers the world's first motorized canopy tour with jungle trails comprised of platforms attached high up on tree trunks using an environment-friendly tree clamping mechanism that doesn't harm the trees.