Where Can You Go Whale Spotting In Europe?

When it comes to whale watching, it’s all about being at the right place at the right time. While spotting these magnificent beasts can be difficult, with a little research and know how (not to mention a smothering of good luck!), you could be on your way to watching whales without much trouble!

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23 Jan 2017

Species of Whales

Whales form part of the Cetacean family of mammals, and are true giants in the world of marine mammals, and some of the largest animals on our planet. Whales are grouped into two different types, the Baleen Whales, which are named after the plates through which they filter food, and toothed whales. Although there are some species of Whale, such as the Pygmy Right that very little is known about, this article will cover the majority of Whale Species and where you can find them. (more…)

08 Jul 2016

Whale Watching Trips

The International Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (IWDCS) estimate that around 10 million people go on Whale Watching Trips and Encounters every year, and when you consider what a powerful experience it can be to see mammals like this in their natural habit, this figure comes as no surprise. (more…)

08 Jul 2015

Whale Watching Trips in Turks and Caicos

To see marine life in one of the most tranquil locations in the Caribbean then check out Turks and Caicos. There are a large number of direct connections and more via the US and other Caribbean locations so it’s well worth taking the time to compare flights. (more…)

01 Sep 2014

Species of Dolphins

Dolphins are perhaps one of the best loved, and most fascinating of all Mammals. Part of the Cetacean order, and Whale family, they inhabit many of the worlds oceans, along with some coastal areas and rivers too. Dolphins have long been scientifically classified using well thought out, and ordered methods, but the common names of some species can lead to confusion. Some species have ‘Whale’ in their name, and while part of the larger Whale Family, are in fact a ‘species’ of Dolphin. (more…)

08 Jul 2013

Dolphin Encounters

Dolphins, particularly the well known Bottlenose Dolphins, are one of the most intelligent, playful, and social marine mammals, and a source of fascination for people the world over. While some are content to view them in their tanks, or watch specially trained Dolphins in shows at zoos, marine parks, and Aquariums, others want more, which has led to a whole industry based around up close and personal Dolphin encounters. (more…)

08 Jul 2012