Costa Rica and Belize are just a few options for adventure and ecotourism in Central America. Go white-water rafting, go hiking in a rain forest, go balance an egg on the true equator—but don’t go without reading these insider’s guides first.
Panama: Insider’s Guide
by wendyperrin.com | May 5, 2022
Expert travel advice on Panama: best hotels, great restaurants, and hidden gems.
Quito and the Northern Andes, Ecuador: Insider’s Guide
by Wendyperrin.com | March 10, 2022
Bookmark these Ecuador travel tips: Quito’s best nooks, why you have to try guinea pig, the attractions you can skip, and the ones nobody should miss.
Belize Insider’s Guide: Azure Waters, Green Jungle
by wendyperrin.com | June 4, 2021
Tiny, beautiful Belize is full of natural and cultural wonders: coral reefs, pristine beaches, and the famous Great Blue Hole. Our insider’s guide pinpoints the best way to experience them all.
Costa Rica’s Natural Wonders: Insider’s Guide
by wendyperrin.com | December 31, 2020
An insider's guide to nature vacations in Costa Rica: prime hiking and birding destinations, where to go white-water rafting, and beaches worth the trek.
Nicaragua: Insider’s Guide
by wendyperrin.com | October 12, 2019
Nicaragua is relatively undeveloped and packed with all kinds of adventures, whether your tastes run to sandboarding down volcanoes or just watching the incredible sunsets.
Luxury Eco-Travel in Costa Rica: Insider’s Guide
by Wendyperrin.com | November 17, 2016
Our Costa Rica insider’s guide shows you how to do eco-travel right, without giving up one bit of luxury.
Smart Travel Choices for 2022: Video of our Live Q&A
by Wendy Perrin | November 18, 2021
safe travel during covid
A Trip to Asia: Start with our Questionnaire
by Wendy Perrin | February 27, 2017
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