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March 13, 2019

Shell museum planning return eco tour to Costa Rica in 2020

The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum held its first eco tour in 2018, which included exploring several land and marine environments in Costa Rica.

February 21, 2019

Mound House Educational Adventure Offered

The historic Mound House is offering Fort Myers Beach and Southwest Florida residents an exciting environmental and educational adventure to Belize.

February 6, 2019

Mound House expands programs with educational trip to Belize

Travellers could have the chance to visit the Mayan ruins of Belize and Guatemala this summer, thanks to a new program at the Mound House.

April 15, 2018

Galápagos Islands subject of talk at M-F Rotary meeting

Mike Garton gave a PowerPoint presentation to Milton-Freewater Rotary Club 294 members and guests about his trip to the Galápagos Islands Nov. 25-Dec. 5.

April 12, 2018

Museum’s first international Eco Tour to Costa Rica a success

The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum launched its first Eco Tour earlier this year...

April 9, 2018

Taking Trips That Mean Something

Craig and Shirley McCarter and Terry and Carol Sullivan joined a Road Scholar tour to study Spanish and experience the culture.

April 2018

Local Girl Scouts Announce Partnerships for New Programs

Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountains (GSGWM) announces new partnerships with businesses to help provide unique programming for the girls they serve.

March 1, 2018

Travel Professionals Petition State Department to Change Cuba Advisory

A group of 28 United States tour operators and organizations specializing in educational travel and exchanges with Cuba is calling on the U.S. State Department...

News Releases

Jun. 20, 2018

Operation RubyThroat announces milestone in citizen science project

Volunteers to embark on 30th expedition in the name of conservation and citizen science - In late October, a team of volunteer citizen scientists will embark on a landmark trip to Costa Rica to collect data on migrating Ruby-throated

Oct. 2, 2017

Andrea Holbrook Joins Two Boards to Support Important Global Initiatives

Holbrook lends her experience in sustainable travel to CREST and provides Climb for Cancer with a personal perspective - Andrea Holbrook, president of Holbrook Travel, recently joined the boards of two noteworthy organizations

Jul. 15, 2016

Ecotourism Pioneer Holbrook Travel Announces International Symposium on Birding and Avian Conservation in Costa Rica

Event to take place January 2017 at Selva Verde Lodge & Rainforest Reserve.  Ecotourism leader Holbrook Travel has opened enrollment for its Costa Rica Birding