Wildlife

5 Animals to Look for in Brunei

Travelogues | July 21, 2017

Brunei is one of Southeast Asia’s better-kept tourism secrets, steeped in a rich history and tropical beauty. The wildlife isn’t easy to find, but it is more than worthy of the search.

Chasing the Tail of the Pygmy Pachyderm

Travelogues | July 6, 2017

They have shorter trunks, rounder faces, longer tails, and smaller tusks than their Asian cousins, but what really sets the Borneo pygmy elephant apart  from the herd – apart from a reputation for friendliness – is no one is really sure how it got there.

How to Spot a Snow Leopard at 13,000 feet

Travelogues | July 5, 2017

Lurking furtively among the coarse, weathered mountains of the dry Ladakh region of India is one of the most elusive creatures in the natural world, a majestic beast of stealth and solitude.

Amazing Wildlife Experiences in India

Remote Lands | February 9, 2016

From dense jungles to highly-populated cities, India is one of the world’s most culturally-rich nations. A tour can have you exploring the streets of New Delhi to the beaches of Goa, visiting…

My Private Penguin Experience in the Desert in Dubai

Catherine Heald | February 17, 2014

I have recently petted the bellies of adult Bengal Tigers in Chiang Mai, bathed baby elephants in Chiang Rai and played with baby pandas in Chengdu. These were all incredible experiences, but I think my recent private penguin afternoon was the most incredible…