Videos tagged with "rainforest"
The adventures in el Yunque rainforest with Nael part 1 [09:07]
In the beginning you see meh uncle, lol. Comment, like and subscribe!
Zip lining in Toro Negro Rainforest - San Juan Puerto Rico [01:26]
This is from a trip to San Juan, PR for Valentines day (2013). We went on a full day adventure with Acampa Nature Adventure touring group. Such an amazing experience and a must do if you head to San Juan. Here's a video of one of the five zip lines we did in Toro Negro Rainforest as apart of the full day adventure. A lot of fun! :)
Globe Trekker - Puerto Rico with Zay Harding [48:19]
Located at the heart of the Caribbean, Puerto Rico is around 100 miles long by 30 miles wide, with a population of some 4 million. Part of the US Commonwealth, it's known as the "island of enchantment", boasting sun-kissed beaches, dramatic mountains, a rich colonial history, and great music. Starting his journey in Puerto Rico's vibrant capital, San Juan, host Zay Harding looks around the beautifully preserved old city, dating back to the Spanish conquest in the 16th century. Sampling the local cuisine and the fabulous national drink, the piña colada, he salsas the night away before getting to meet the man who rolled the world's longest cigar. From San Juan, Zay heads east to El Yunque National Forest, one of the best preserved rainforests in the Caribbean. Home to over 240 species of trees, and a lot of rare wildlife, it's the last refuge of the endangered Puerto Rican Parrot. Checking out the breeding project that aims to save these beautiful birds, Zay is reassured that the future of the species is in good hands. From El Yunque, Zay leaves the main island of Puerto Rico to catch a ferry to the small island of Vieques, which is blessed with a spectacular coastline. During WWII, the US military used the island as a weapons test site, and Zay discovers how the island's glorious beaches are now being decontaminated and opened to public access for the first time since the war. After enjoying a fabulous horse-ride along the coast of Vieques, Zay takes the ferry back to the ...
Gran Meliá Puerto Rico [01:05]
Nestled on Puerto Rico's northeastern coast on a mile-long stretch of beautiful Coco Beach, this tropical oasis is just minutes from the popular El Yunque rainforest. Recreational activities abound, with a lagoon-style swimming pool, water sports, full-service spa and health club, lighted tennis courts, and two 18-hole championship golf courses surrounded by a lush, tropical habitat.
San Juan 2013 trip summary [04:58]
In January 2013, I visited San Juan, Puerto Rico, on vacation. I stayed at the Caribe Hilton (ocean view room, 12th floor), spent some time on the beach, went on a tour of the El Yunque rainforest, walked around Old San Juan, and otherwise relaxed. Here's a collection of pictures, time lapses, and videos from my short but enjoyable time in San Juan!