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Nuquí: Ballenas / Whales

Desde la primera vez que visité Nuquí, en la costa Pacífica de Colombia, me enamoré de su arena negra y su selva color esmeralda reflejada en las aguas cristalinas de los ríos y el mar. Pero entre los meses de junio y noviembre este rincón mágico del país es aún más especial, siendo el lugar… Continue reading Nuquí: Ballenas / Whales

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Fauna – Nuquí, Chocó

Choco, on Colmbia's northern Pacific coast, is one of the most biodiverse places on earth. With heavy rains year-round, the lush vegetation and flowing rivers provide food and shelter for a diversity of animals, from toucans to boas, from the yellow-crowned night-heron to the kokoi frog, and more.

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Jungle Beach / Playa Selva

Colombia's Pacific coast is a jungle-covered stretch of mountainous land, adorned with rocky bays and pristine rivers flowing down to the warm ocean.

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Rana Kokoi / Kokoi Frog (Dendrobates histrionicus), Chocó

Walking through the dense, virgin jungles of Colombia's Pacific coast is no easy task, but it's entirely worth climbing Carrizalito, a mount whose peak is under 300 masl, to see the colourful and poisonous Kokoi Frogs (Dendrobates histrionicus) in their natural habitat.

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Nuquí 2013

Fotografías de una visita lluviosa a la población de Nuquí, en el Pacífico chocoano de Colombia./Photographs of a rainy visit to the Pacific community of Nuqui, in Colombia's Choco department. JUNGLE & BEACH • WHALE WATCHING • TERMALES Jungle & Beach Whale Watching Termales Travel Galleries | Blog

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Dreaming of Nuquí

I miss jungle treks and whale watching, I miss the sun and sudden rains, I miss reading in the hammock, Taking a siesta til late. I miss smoked fish for breakfast, the salty breeze on my head, poisonous frogs in the bromeliads, watching the sun rise from my bed. I miss silver skies and black… Continue reading Dreaming of Nuquí

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Nuquí 2011

En las selvas vírgenes del Chocó, en el Pacífico colombiano, se encuentran increíbles especies de flora y fauna, muchas endémicas en la región. Las ballenas jorobadas viajan allá durante los fríos inviernos en la Antártida para apareárse y dar a luz a a los ballenatos en las cálidas aguas de las bahías y golfos de… Continue reading Nuquí 2011