Don’t Let Covid Stop You from Visiting the Amazon This Year

Published on April 1, 2021

Why wait to visit the Amazon when the world’s greatest rainforest is ready to welcome you now? Jungle Experiences offers its tips on how to visit Peru in general — and the Peruvian Amazon in particular — while the pandemic is still…

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Read All About It! Read All About It! South America’s Most Endangered Tribe

Published on February 10, 2021

News.Com (Australia) offers rare photos and a fascinating look inside the “world’s most endangered tribe” — the nomadic Awá people of the Amazon — through the lens of a National Geographic photographer. Quotable quote: “There are only around 80 of the nomadic…

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Read All About It! Read All About It! How Amazonians saved the “Terminator” of the fish world

Published on January 8, 2021

CNN recently ran a story about how Indigenous communities in the Amazon Basin are helping save the arapaima, a massive predator fish that also makes pretty tasty eating. Quotable quote: “As fish go, the arapaima is pretty extraordinary. Found in the Amazon…

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2021 Wish List for Sustainability in the Amazon Rainforest Peru

Published on December 22, 2020

The past year has been hard for everyone. But now that 2020 is in the rear-view mirror, Jungle Experiences looks to the future with renewed optimism. Their biggest goal for 2021 is to continue taking good care of the Amazon environment with…

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Peru is Back! And So Is Amazon Cruising

Published on December 3, 2020

In case you missed the news, Peru resumed international flights from neighboring South American countries in October and continues to add other countries to the list. So it’s time to start thinking about a Jungle Experiences cruise in the Peruvian Amazon. In…

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Experience Guyana from Your Sofa

Published on May 25, 2020

In the midst of a global pandemic, international travel has become all but impossible leaving many with an intense case of wanderlust. That travel itch is longing to be scratched as avid travelers are pent up at home dreaming of their next…

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Guyana Travel 101

Published on October 25, 2019

Getting Around in Guyana For travellers yearning to explore verdant rainforests, vast savannahs and amazing wildlife up-close, Guyana should be your next travel choice. The destination serves as a gateway into the lush Amazonian rainforests! Surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean to the…

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Read All About It: Indigenous People Propose Amazon “Corridor of Life”

Published on July 1, 2019

The Guardian (UK) ran a story on how indigenous groups in the Amazon have proposed a Mexico-sized “corridor of life.” If it comes to fruition, the world’s biggest protected area would provide a sanctuary for people, wildlife and climate stability stretching across…

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Read All About It: Visiting Guyana is a Journey to a Lost World

Published on February 5, 2019

The Evening Standard newspaper in London recently ran a story on why visiting Guyana is still a journey to a “Lost World” like the one described by Arthur Conan Doyle in his famous book. Quotable quote: “We finally make our way to…

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Amazonian Fruits Offer Extraordinary Health Benefits

Published on November 12, 2018

Did you know that you can find fruits and vegetables with incredible health benefits in the Peruvian Amazon? The area is an almost inexhaustible source of delicious fruits and vegetables with properties that have contributed to the survival of the indigenous communities…

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Read All About It: Lost Amazon villages uncovered

Published on October 23, 2018

The Guardian newspaper in the UK recently published an article about archeologists discovering 81 villages in a part of the Amazon once thought to have been near-uninhabited. And research suggests there were hundreds more. Quotable quote: “The idea that the Amazon was…

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Read All About It: Trees like giants in the Amazon jungle

Published on September 27, 2018

The Economic Times of India recently ran a story on exploring Pacaya-Samiria National Reserve in the Peruvian Amazon via riverboat like those operated by Jungle Experiences. Quotable quote: “One of the most sought-after and unique experiences is taking a cruise while admiring…

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Guyana’s Top Wildlife Encounters

Published on September 12, 2018

Traveling through Guyana’s impenetrable jungle can mean going blissfully off-the-grid – no phone connectivity and no Internet! But there’s definitely a new connection that begins where the cell connection ends. One with nature and the fantastic wildlife of the country. The dense…

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Read All About It: Peru’s Top Travel Spots

Published on August 28, 2018

South America Travel website posted a story about the top travel destinations in Peru — including the city of Iquitos in the Peruvian Amazon. Quotable quote: “Iquitos City is an exotic destination in the Amazon Rainforest . . . This Peruvian port…

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Travel back in time at the Amazon riverboat museum in Iquitos

Published on August 13, 2018

La Perla and Zafiro are part of a rich history of steamboats on the Amazon. Before or after your cruise with Jungle Experiences, stop by the Museum of Historic Boats in Iquitos to learn even more about the fascinating history of navigating…

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Top 5 Things to See and Do in Guyana

Published on August 4, 2018

Referred to as the “Land of Many Rivers,” Guyana boasts more than 600 miles of navigable waterways to explore, along with rapids, waterfalls, Atlantic beaches, and vast tropical jungle and savannahs brimming with a spectacular array of birds and iconic wildlife. Kaieteur…

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Read All About It: Cruising the Wild Peruvian Amazon

Published on July 15, 2018

Mint on Sunday, the weekend magazine of a popular newspaper chain in India, published an article about cruising the Amazon aboard the MV Zafiro with Jungle Experiences. Quotable quote: “The cheerful staff work behind the scenes, plying us with cold camu-camu juice…

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What Exactly Is the Amazon?

Published on July 10, 2018

Sometimes the Amazon can get confusing. Not the company that sells everything under the sun, but the place in South America that you can explore on luxury and adventure riverboat cruises with Jungle Experiences. What exactly is the Amazon? It’s actually several…

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Another Lost World in the Amazon

Published on December 16, 2015

Did you know giant land designs similar to those in the Nazca Desert have been discovered in the Amazon Basin, suggesting that advanced societies once proliferated in the region? Several years ago researchers studying satellite images of recently deforested areas of western…

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