British Columbia’s Orcas

The name “killer whale” has invoked fear in humans for generations.  Early descriptions of “whale killers” or “killers of whales” gave rise to the common name.  Orca, derived from Orcinus…

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Good news: Costa Rica’s El Remanso Lodge receives highest rating in the Certification for Sustainable Tourism!

  We love to share good news, especially when it involves our friends at El Remanso Lodge in the Osa Peninsula of Costa Rica.  El Remanso was recently awarded  “Level…

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Swimming with Whale Sharks

Whale sharks take the title of "world's largest fish".  A docile filter-feeder, the whale shark can reach lengths of 30+ feet.  The longest individual ever recorded measured 41.5 feet!  Lacking…

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