Chiang Mai Zoo – The First and Foremost of its Kind in Thailand

The Chiang Mai, which opened its gates in 1977, was the very first commercial zoo to appear in Northern Thailand, and presently is home to more than 400 different species of animals. The Beginning of Chiang Mai Zoo It started off during the 1950s when specialists from the US government were sent to train tribal…

Unique marine species in Maldives – Dive into the waters

Rich and colourful, the Maldives boasts the world’s most diverse marine life that has long put this nation on the map. For this very reason, sports such as snorkelling and scuba diving is extremely popular in these waters and from the moment one delves in, it is paradise down there. Overview The lovely Maldives Islands…

Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery – A Vital Conservation Project in Sri Lanka

Turtles are one of the dying out species on planet Earth that live in the deep oceans. They are believed to have been in existence from the time of dinosaurs that survived the meteorite strike which occurred 65 million years back in history. Turtles are known to travel thousands of miles across the ocean to…

Habaraduwa Turtle Hatchery – For the Love of Sea Turtles

If you are an avid wanderer in love with the ocean and looking for ‘things to do in Unawatuna‘, the famous beach destination down south of Sri Lanka, consider a visit to the Habaraduwa Turtle Hatchery. This not-for-profit organization has a single aim and that is to ensure the survival of sea turtles. Begun in…