Ecovagabond Lodge

Address: Iquitos, Iquitos, Peru | Hotel
 
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Location

This hotel, located on Iquitos, Iquitos, is near Nasca Lines, Quistacocha Zoo, Belen, and Pacaya Samiria National Reserve.
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Travel Blogs from Iquitos

Day 278: Patacocha, Peru

A travel blog entry by jsedwin on Mar 28, 2015

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... The consisted of three different deep pools where the fish are currently growing, a large area where there were already banana trees, papaya trees, yuca, and cacao, a hut where I believe the family that was working Jim's farm was staying but became our personal hang out spot for the day, and a large area being cleared out for more farming where a few men were cutting down trees and burning them... The area where they were chopping the trees looked like something out of every ...

Amazon - Final

A travel blog entry by margyandpaul on Feb 14, 2015

1 comment, 16 photos

... I am not a snake- or spider-lover, but in the wild they are really beautiful.



This expedition was sponsored by the Smithsonian Institution, so we had two eco-biologists and two river natives with us. Every afternoon one of them would talk about their research in Peru, or growing up on the river. Thankfully, the researchers talked in lay terms so we could understand. There really are ...

Last day and a visit to the "zoo"

A travel blog entry by texasphil on Nov 28, 2014

10 photos

... the open river.

Next was the Monkey Island where several monkeys roam free on a small island surrounded by a moat. They seemed happy and playful, but undoubtedly would prefer to run free in the trees just out of their reach.

Swimming in the moat were several large fish. If you've ever watched the TV show, "River Monsters", host Jeremy Wade seems obsessed with the prehistoric-looking Amazon giant he calls Arapaima. In Iquitos, however, they are called Paiche and ...

Seeking the Golden Fleece Within

A travel blog entry by chimichenga on Nov 25, 2014

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... can seem empty of value and individual life worth less and less.

Life is rarely neutral and genuine humanity is a value that must be sought and struggled for. When people fail to face their fate in life and find the identity seeded within, they tend to invent a virtual life or adapt to outer values unsuited to their soul. When a majority of people seek to cheat the hand that fate has dealt them, mere cleverness and raw power become the dominant cultural values. The loss ...

Welcome to the Jungle...

A travel blog entry by klartman on Nov 14, 2014

41 photos

... guilty about a problem overstated, in order that private enterprise can encourage the sale to us of a more profitable alternative - recycled paper. Classic scam. Obviously there are other factors to consider such as the loss of flora and fauna and the uprooting of native tribes from their original habitat. But it's true what they say, the Jungle is massive.

A satisfying blast of hot, humid air greeted me off the plane. Much welcome after the spring-like mediocrity of ...

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