• Learn about yourself through horses at Tanque Verde Ranch

    Located on 60,000 scenic desert acres within the Saguaro National Park and the Coronado National Forest, Tanque Verde Ranch is the largest working dude ranch in the US. An authentic Wild Western destination coupled with resort-like charms, Tanque Verde Ranch is home to over 160 horses, beautiful Southwestern-style accommodations and an abundance of daily educational experiences for guests to enjoy […]

    Learn about yourself through horses at Tanque Verde Ranch
  • Zambia’s Twabuka Community School Receives Donated Laptop Computers

    Award-winning US travel writer Candyce H. Stapen (gfvac.com) recently visited Wilderness Safaris’ Toka Leya Camp from 15-17 June, not only to enjoy Zambia’s renowned hospitality, but also to donate 11 new computers from One Laptop per Child (OLPC) to Twabuka Community School in Sinde Village. The laptops are powered by their own individual solar panels, which eliminates the immediate need […]

    Zambia’s Twabuka Community School Receives Donated Laptop Computers
  • Eco-conscious Luxury Tour Operators Practice Sustainable Tourism

    Since its founding in 1983, Wilderness Safaris has been recognized as a leading conservation organization and responsible ecotourism operator, providing exceptional hospitality and wildlife experiences while creating sustainable camps and providing a positive impact on biodiversity conservation. The Kalahari Plains Camp in Botswana’s iconic Central Kalahari Game Reserve is situated on an elevated central plateau, providing prime sun light exposure […]

    Eco-conscious Luxury Tour Operators Practice Sustainable Tourism
  • 10 Reasons To Quit Sugar: An Infographic

    Refined sugars cause all sorts of health problems from breaking down collagen in the skin accelerating the aging process to messing up our gut bacteria and immune system so we are more susceptible to allergies, colds and other ailments. Source: http://www.thecandidadiet.com/

    10 Reasons To Quit Sugar: An Infographic
  • Which Nut Fights Cancer Better?

    Within hours the blood of those fed walnuts is able to suppress the growth of breast cancer cells in a petri dish. Which nut might work best, though–almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, hazelnuts, macadamias, peanuts, pecans, pine nuts, pistachios, or walnuts? More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

    Which Nut Fights Cancer Better?
  • 12 Amazing Eco Escapes

    Silky Oaks Lodge is the ultimate luxury eco lodge in an unrivaled riverside location on the beautiful Mossman River just downstream from the Mossman Gorge. http://www.silkyoakslodge.com.au/ Longitude 131° is a transcendent experience of discovery, located in the spirited heart of Australia. Facing majestic Uluru, Longitude 131° commands spectacular views of the outback icon and World Heritage listed wilderness of Uluru-Kata […]

    12 Amazing Eco Escapes
  • La Résidence d’Angkor Launches Luxury Fitness Retreat with Exercises Among the Temples

    As the travel trend for fitness fusion holidays gathers pace, Belmond has launched the ultimate wellness escape – a week-long luxury fitness retreat at Belmond La Résidence d’Angkor in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Taking place from 30th November to 7th December, guests will train among ancient temples – the first time this has been allowed to happen – tuck into healthy […]

    La Résidence d’Angkor Launches Luxury Fitness Retreat with Exercises Among the Temples
  • Alzheimer’s Disease: Grain Brain or Meathead?

    Grain consumption appears strongly protective against Alzheimer’s disease, whereas animal fat intake has been linked to dementia risk. More information: http://NutritionFacts.org and http://www.DrGreger.org

    Alzheimer’s Disease: Grain Brain or Meathead?
  • Vegan Recipe: Chickpea and Sweet Potato Curry

    This flavorful vegan curry is impressive to look at — nice and colorful. The mix of sweet and spicy is interesting and the different textures work well together. Best of all, it takes about a half hour to make. All in all, a great go-to recipe! Ingredients: 4 Tbs. vegetable broth 1 small yellow onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, finely […]

    Vegan Recipe: Chickpea and Sweet Potato Curry
  • How Do Vegans Get Their Protein?

    People are obsessed with protein in the U.S., and a major misconception is that animal products are the only protein sources available. With PETA’s handy new vegan protein card, you can quickly let people know how easy it is to get protein from plant-based sources. Plant-based protein sources contain healthy fiber and complex carbohydrates, unlike animal protein.

    How Do Vegans Get Their Protein?

Cooking & Recipes »

Vegan Recipe: Chickpea and Sweet Potato Curry

Vegan Recipe: Chickpea and Sweet Potato Curry

July 12, 2014 at 8:06 pm

This flavorful vegan curry is impressive to look at — nice and colorful. The mix of sweet and spicy is interesting and the different textures work well together. Best...

Diet & Nutrition »

Which Nut Fights Cancer Better?

Which Nut Fights Cancer Better?

July 19, 2014 at 12:28 pm

Photo credit: healthyfoodhouse.com Within hours the blood of those fed walnuts is able to suppress the growth of breast cancer cells in a petri dish. Which nut might work...

Dining Out »

Four Seasons Hotel Beverly Hills Now Offering Vegan Menu

Four Seasons Hotel Beverly Hills Now Offering Vegan Menu

June 30, 2014 at 7:28 pm

With people increasingly adopting vegetarian or vegan diets, more and more restaurants are adding delicious, cruelty-free meals to their menus. According to its site, the...

Health »

10 Reasons To Quit Sugar: An Infographic

10 Reasons To Quit Sugar: An Infographic

July 19, 2014 at 12:31 pm

Sugar is Toxic Refined sugars cause all sorts of health problems from breaking down collagen in the skin accelerating the aging process to messing up our gut bacteria and...

Lifestyle »

Zambia’s Twabuka Community School Receives Donated Laptop Computers

Zambia’s Twabuka Community School Receives Donated Laptop Computers

July 23, 2014 at 11:02 pm

Award-winning US travel writer Candyce H. Stapen (gfvac.com) recently visited Wilderness Safaris’ Toka Leya Camp from 15-17 June, not only to enjoy Zambia’s renowned...

Wellness »

Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Hosts Satori Meditation Retreat, Oct. 5-8, 2014

Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Hosts Satori Meditation Retreat, Oct. 5-8, 2014

June 30, 2014 at 3:39 pm

For those in quest of a little more Zen, rejuvenation and inspiration this fall, Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain will host its first dedicated Satori Meditation Retreat Oct....

Travel »

Eco-conscious Luxury Tour Operators Practice Sustainable Tourism

Eco-conscious Luxury Tour Operators Practice Sustainable Tourism

July 23, 2014 at 5:42 pm

Wilderness Safaris Since its founding in 1983, Wilderness Safaris has been recognized as a leading conservation organization and responsible ecotourism operator, providing...