Author: Mondo Verde

Quito and Galapagos with Mario Corvetto

Quito and Galapagos with Mario Corvetto May 8th to May 17th, 2020. Our extraordinary journey begins in Quito, Ecuador and continues to the Galapagos Islands.   Our first full day in Quito starts with a private visit to the home of Ecuador’s most beloved artist, Oswaldo Guayasamin. We will have access to the section of [...]

Endemic Birds of Brazil’s Atlantic Rain Forest

Endemic Birds of Brazil’s Atlantic Rain Forest   Mondo Verde Expeditions July 10-23, 2020.   If you’re interested in a fantastic adventure searching for endemic birds in Brazils Atlantic Rain Forest Region, consider joining us on this Mondo Verde Expedition. This tour offers colorful birds, endemic rarities and breathtaking landscapes in a major biodiversity hotspot. [...]

Birding Brazil’s Pantanal

The Pantanal, Brazil. Photos by Bob Gress, Tour Leader.   Mondo Verde Expeditions September 8-25, 2019.   Mary Burmester, Patty Marlett, Jim Marlett, Bradley Davis our birding guide, Kevin Groeneweg, Bob Gress, Neil Burmester, Karen Nonhof, Art Nonhof, and Sebastião our driver   The Pantanal's main wildlife attractions are jaguars and birds. My last PhotoBlast [...]

Jaguars (and some other mammals)

The Pantanal, Brazil. Photos by Bob Gress, Tour Leader.   Mondo Verde Expeditions September 8-25, 2019.   Brazil's Pantanal is a wildlife paradise. It's probably best known as the jaguar watching capital of the world! Those of us on this Mondo Verde Expedition were interested in seeing jaguars and other mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, insects, [...]

Women Artisans of Morocco

MARRAKESH EXPRESS & JOAN NOBLE/MONDO VERDE EXPEDITIONS present:   WOMEN ARTISANS OF MOROCCO with author anthropologist Dr. Susan Schaefer Davis as Study Leader The trip is based on meeting a selection of artisans in her book of the same name.   OCTOBER 9-22, 2020 8-10 travelers $6,285 pp in double 11-16 travelers $5,975 single supplement [...]

Fred’s Photo Journey to Patagonia.

Phenomenal trip !!!!!     "We’ve returned home and wanted to thank you for a phenomenal trip. All in all, everything ran very smoothly. (Regrettably,) not being Spanish speakers, having transportation prearranged at each stop REALLY helped. Lastly, I’m just starting to go through the nearly 2000 images that I came back with. I did [...]

Tanzania. The Most Magical Place.

Taking a trip to Tanzania has been on my bucket list since I was a kid. What I didn’t realize was exactly how amazing it would be. Without a doubt, it’s the most magical place I’ve been. I went fully expecting to enjoy watching the animals and enjoy the scenery, but that was a small [...]

The Chavez Family in Tanzania

It is impossible; I could actually consider it unfair to Tanzania to try and convey in words or images what our family experience was like during our safari in this diverse and majestic country. I am going to give it a shot anyway. Tarangire National Park with its massive, mystical Baobab trees and regal elephants. [...]