Journey to the heart of our planet’s natural wonders, where every leaf, creature, and landscape tells a story of survival, adaptation, and beauty. The articles in the Nature & Wildlife Encounters section invite you to witness the awe-inspiring diversity of life in its myriad forms.
Connect with the Earth’s Majestic Beauty
The Importance of Conservation
As travellers, our footsteps leave imprints on the natural world. It’s our responsibility to ensure they’re light and positive. By choosing ethical wildlife encounters and supporting conservation efforts, we can help preserve the planet’s precious ecosystems for generations to come.
Featured Nature & Wildlife Destinations
Africa has to be at the top of this list, given the wide range of conservation initiatives I have personally experienced. From rhino protection in Kenya to anti-poaching programmes in Zimbabwe, we can learn a lot from Africa.
I never knew that Catalonia had a volcanic region, and what a beauty it is. By staying in the fabulous Rectoria we were able to take a pre-dawn hot air balloon ride to get a bird’s eye view of this stunning landscape.
Signature Nature & Wildlife Experiences
Ethical Safari Adventures
Discover the golden savannas teeming with wildlife, guided by principles that respect and protect the natural world. I personally ensure that all the trips I arrange in my work as a travel designer for The Grown-up Travel Company are in partnership with ethical providers.
Bird Watching Tours
With binoculars in hand, explore biodiversity hotspots that are a haven for bird enthusiasts and photographers alike.
Marine Wildlife Excursions
Sustainable Travel Tips
From reducing plastic waste to choosing conservation-focused accommodations, learn how to travel in harmony with nature, ensuring your adventures contribute positively to the environment.
Stories from the Wild
Why not start by reading about my encounter with the gentle giants of Uganda?
Planning Your Nature & Wildlife Adventure
Embarking on a nature and wildlife-focused trip is a commitment to experiencing and preserving the world’s natural wonders. I’ll help you plan your adventure with mindfulness and respect for the wild.
Dive deeper into my extensive collection of blog posts on nature and wildlife.