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The Best Eco-Conscious Destinations Around the World

Most of the time travelers go through a list of many destinations they want to visit and deciding on it can be tricky. Emerging trends in the travel industry indicate that many travelers are gravitating towards eco-friendly destinations. Consider some of the best and most loved eco-friendly destinations around the world for your next vacation. These destinations are however striving to preserve the environment and animals therein. Look at the following destinations for your next trip or vacation.

 

Kenya

 

This country enjoys an influx of tourist due to its breathtaking savannahs suitable for safari. Kenya is also host to some of the most majestic wild animals. Ecotourism Kenya is a government’s initiative to keep an eye on the nation’s natural resources. It has sandy beaches with lodges that are rated according to their environmental policies. It’s noteworthy to point out that it is the only country in the world whose capital city has a game reserve, Nairobi National Park. The best time to visit is between the end of June and October to see most wildlife.

 

Costa Rica

 

Many Eco-tourists know this tropical destination. It has lush nature reserves, rainforests, and national parks. Costa Rica is laden with many eco-lodges that are humble and swanky. It is a developed ecotourism infrastructure, natural beauty, and stunning biodiversity.

 

The Republic of Palau

 

It’s a small country comprising of 500 islands and is located between the Philippines and Guam. It has approximately 500 miles of reefs that are no-fishing zones. If you are a fun of diving, you can do this between December and March. Its government makes an effort of ensuring that its natural environment remains intact.

 

About Wild Ark

 

This is a conservation organization whose mission is to protect most of the world’s biodiversity as a way to conserve wildlife. This also helps in creating experience opportunities and research for people to reconnect with nature and be inspired to preserve and protect it. The founders of Wild Ark are by Mark and Sophie Hutchinson. They are conservationists aimed at educating people about the wild and how to ensure the whole planet is protected for future generations. Learn more: https://au.pinterest.com/wild_ark/

 

Popular Wine Companies and Restaurants

The Antique Wine Company is famously known for having some of the finest and rarest wines in all over the world. The company was founded in 1982 by Stephen Williams and is a privately owned business with its headquarters based in London. It is also famously known for its large wine cellars that store over 10,000 bottles of fine wine in its company cellars. They have a large client base with over 20,000 clients in different countries all over the world.

They also have the reputation for having wine collections that are record breaking and fine wine events where their fine wines are shown. The record for the most valuable bottle of wine that has ever been sold in the white wine category is also held by The Antique Wine Company. The wine that holds that record is a Chateau d’Yquem that was made in 1811 and was sold to a wine connoisseur named Christian Vanneque.

The restaurant that has won the number one S. Pelleorina award for the best restaurant in the entire world is called NOMA and is located in Copenhagen, Denmark in Europe. This restaurant has won the S. Pelleorina award for the best restaurant in the world and the Acqua Panna award for the best restaurant in Europe. The restaurant serves Scandinavian food and its favorite food chosen by its patriots is fermented barley winter potato. The owner René Redzepi and head chef Daniel Giusti together, have completely revamped the restaurant and their menu and brought this restaurant back up to first place. They also just celebrated their 10th anniversary. The cost of a meal for two adults without wine is $600.

Coming in second is Celler de Can Roca located in Girona, Spain. There are three brothers that run this famous restaurant. The first brother is the head chef of this restaurant who says he was trained personally by his parents. Joan. The second brother is Jordi who is the restaurant pastry chef, and the third brother Josop who is the restaurant sommelier-which is a professionally high skilled wine steward who helps the restaurant clients choose a wine that will go with the dinner that they have selected. He even takes their guests on a tour of their wine cellar to pick out their wine. This restaurant is known for their magnificent dining room and their magnificent meals. Their food is Mediterranean and is said to be some of the best food in the world. The cost of eating at this restaurant for two adults without the wine is $390-480.

The third best restaurant in the world is called Osteria Francescana which is located in Modena, Italy. One of the reasons this restaurant is so famous is because of their chef Massimo Bottura. He has the reputation for making Italian meals that are unforgettable and are said to be food that fantasies are made of. The cost of eating dinner here for two adults not including the wine is $360-525.