These happy, friendly creatures of the sea have always been seen as intelligent and playful. But, here are some facts that you probably didn’t know about the aquatic mammals. 1: The Romans and Greeks were big fans of the aquatic animal, with the latter believing that killing a dolphin was punishable by death as they […]
Whales are a fascinating species of aquatic creature and one of Earth’s most mysterious animals. They date back millions and millions of years ago and while there are more than 70 species of whale, we still don’t know everything about them. So, without further ado, here I will provide seven crazy yet interesting facts about […]
A dream for many people is to swim with dolphins but jumping into the water with these, sometimes, captive animals has become a challenge for people as environmentalists consider it a cruel act. However, The Dolphin Swim Club (DSC), which is a Dutch non-profit organisation, has discovered a fitting way to unite people with the […]
For anyone who loves dolphins but don’t know where to go to see and swim with them, then check out my picks for great places to swim with these marine mammals. On average, a human encounter with a dolphin can normally last from between a couple of minutes to as much as numerous hours each. […]
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!
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 […]
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.
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.
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 […]
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 […]