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8 Interesting Facts about the Amazon Rainforest

interesting facts about the Amazon rainforest

A vast region of more than 2.6 million square miles of dense forests, the Amazon spans across the South American nations of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, French Guiana, Peru, Suriname, and Venezuela. Encompassing about 40 percent of South America, the Amazon basin approximates the …

8 Interesting Facts About Brazil

interesting facts about Brazil

From the stunning waterfalls and glittering subterranean pools of Chapada Diamantina to the verdant, intricate islands of the Anavilhanas Archipelago, Brazil proves rich in geography and biodiversity. A land of delectable cuisine, impossible architecture, and pristine natural landscapes, you and your kids will fall in …

Costa Rica for Kids: 3 Books Your Kids Will Adore

Costa Rica for kids

From its jungle-shrouded volcanoes to its emerald-hued rainforest canopies, Costa Rica boasts an endless parade of wildlife. Fortunately, Ticos and Ticas (as Costa Ricans affectionately call themselves) make protecting these lush natural resources a major priority. More than 28 percent of the nation’s green areas …