Located in the southeast part of the Dominican Republic, besides being an ecological reserve, this park possesses ... More
National Park of the East
Located in the southeast part of the Dominican Republic, besides being an ecological reserve, this park possesses archaeological importance as well. With an area mostly comprised of a tropical and subtropical rainforest, it includes the Saona Island and hosts a vast range of endemic flora, as well as endangered fauna such as manatees and bottlenose dolphins. Likewise, this park includes important archaeological sites including Taino (the indigenous peoples Columbus came upon in 1492) artifacts and drawings.
Joshua Tree National Park is the perfect getaway for those in the Los Angeles , San Diego or Las Vegas
areas. This desert park is home to numerous varieties of plants and animals that brave the climatic extremes and ...
Laurel forest covers some 70% of this park, situated in the middle of the island of La Gomera in the
Canary Islands archipelago. The presence of springs and numerous streams assures a lush vegetation resembling that of the Tertiary, ...
Open year round (weather permitting), this center is the place to start when you enter Yosemite from the east via
Highway 120. Located about a mile inside the east entrance, the center offers maps, books, park orientation materials and ...