10 great Adventure trips that give back
Going on an adventure to a new place has the power to change you, but you can also change a place—for better or worse. Make a positive impact with one of these ten trips that are full of adventure and also benefit local communities and conservation.
Scaling Sand Dunes and Saving Sea Turtles in Baja California Sur
As we bumped and rocked along the 30-kilometer dirt road that literally stretched into the middle of nowhere in Baja California Sur, I couldn’t help but wonder exactly what we were getting ourselves into.
In my mind, sea turtle conservation consisted of rescuing babies, protecting them as they scurry into the safety of the ocean so that they don’t get picked off by low-flying predators. I realized that beyond that, I didn’t know much about sea turtle conservation, until I got to spend a day at Red Travel Mexico’s camp in Magdalena Bay.
EXPERIENCE ADVENTURE IN BAJA CALIFORNIA SUR WITH RED SUSTAINABLE TRAVEL
Magdalena Bay, or Bahia Magdalena, is the home to prolific marine life, including migratory whales, sea turtles, dolphins, fish and birds. Filled with sprawling groves of mangroves trees that serve as protection to the area’s wildlife, it is a special place and landscape, also bordered by striking, towering sand dunes. On an expedition with RED Sustainable Travel, a company that focuses not only on protecting the landscape, but enhancing it…
Firms aim to help agents understand adventure travel in Mexico
Three industry experts see enormous potential and opportunities for agents in the adventure travel market in Mexico.
Their expertise comes from different quarters, but all agree that the market is undersold and somewhat misunderstood from the travel agent perspective.