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Eco Tourism Holidays in South America

Refugio Amazonas.

Peru

In deepest, darkest Peru

Ben Groundwater Plunging into the Amazon rainforest, Ben Groundwater finds wonders aplenty.

Ecuador

Silver lining in the cloud

Ecuador, Mashpi eco lodge.

A new eco-lodge stay offers Lydia Bell a window to one of the world's most dramatic rainforests.

Costa Rica

Cute overload: the sloth sanctuary

Sloth sanctuary

Life is sweet once the gates open at Costa Rica's sloth sanctuary, one of few in the world specialising in the study of these famously sedentary and solitary mammals.

Argentina

Rituals of the whales

Killer whale argentina

Andrew Bain waits on a deserted beach for one of nature's most savage sights.

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