Meet Our Friends

Your travel investment is protected by…

TICO (Travel Industry Council of Ontario) - We are licensed by TICO and for that reason, your travel dollars are safe with us. Check out their site and videos to find out more!

We are proud supporters of the following ecolodges…

LagunaVista Villas- Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
www.lagunavistavillas.com

Caves Branch Jungle Lodge– Belize
www.cavesbranch.com

Thatch Caye Ecolodge – Belize
www.thatchcayebelize.com

Turtle Bay Eco Resort– Honduras
www.turtlebayecoresort.com

Get ready for your experience…

Find International Flights
For the best deals on international flights visit Kayak
www.kayak.com

Gear Up
Contact our friend Jeff at Mission Source to gear up for your experience. He knows exactly what you’ll need and can send you what you want… even at the last minute.
www.mission-source.com

We are proud sponsors of these non-for-profits…

Osa Wildlife Sanctuary – Piedras Blancas National Park, Costa Rica
Fundacion Santuario Silvestre de Osa is a local enterprise wholly committed to providing wildlife rescue and rehabilitation for orphaned, injured and displaced animals indigenous to the southern zone of Costa Rica.
www.osawildlife.org

Osa Conservation – Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Osa Conservation is a non-profit conservation organization founded to protect the Osa Peninsula’s globally significant biodiversity which comprises a large amount of Costa Rica’s wildlife.
http://www.osaconservation.org

Yaguara – Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica
Yaguará is a non-profit organization that studies and protects wildcats on the Osa Peninsula.
http://www.yaguara.org

We are proud members of…

Sustainable Travel International
Leave the world a better place.
Founded in 2002, Sustainable Travel International (STI) is a non-profit organization, dedicated to providing education and outreach services that help travelers, travel providers and related organizations support environmental conservation and protect cultural heritage while promoting cross-cultural understanding and economic development.
www.sustainabletravelinternational.org

International Ecotourism Society
Uniting Conservation, Communities, and Sustainable Travel
TIES promotes responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.
www.ecotourism.org

Planetair
Offset your carbon
Offset your carbon emissions and contribute to slowing global warming by buying carbon credits from Planetair. Calculate your emissions from driving, flying or your home in a few simple steps, and purchase offsets online to neutralize them.
www.planetair.ca

Friends of sustainability…

TreeHugger
Dedicated to driving sustainability mainstream.
TreeHugger is helping the masses get hooked on sustainability. A place where you can discover how to maintain or improve your quality of life while reducing your harmful impact on the earth. We live green, through education and action.
www.treehugger.com

It’s a Green Green World
The first truly global listing of green, eco-friendly hospitality destinations.
At IT’S A GREEN GREEN WORLD we bring together everybody who believes travelers should actively benefit the places they visit, sharing their prosperity with the hosting communities, and supporting those who provide sustainable services and accommodation.
www.itsagreengreenworld.com

More of our friends…

Bosque del Cabo – Matapalo, Osa Peninsula
View video
www.bosquedelcabo.com

Casa Roland Boutique Hotel – Pavas, San Jose
For those traveling to Costa Rica, this is the best little boutique hotel in San Jose. (Included in your experience)
www.casarolandsanjose.com

Crocodile Bay – Puerto Jimenez, Osa Peninsula
View video
www.crocodilebay.com

El Remanso – Matapalo, Osa Peninsula
View video
www.elremanso.com

Finca Bellavista Treehouse Community – Golfito, Costa Rica
View video
www.fincabellavista.com

Luna Lodge – Carate, Osa Peninsula
View video
www.lunalodge.com

Friends who contribute positively to the world around them…

LivingLovingLife – Lifestyle Services
NYC-based company providing custom lifestyle & wellness services featuring Photography, Yoga & Pilates, Life Coach, Personal Chef and Lessons on How to be intrinsically cool.
www.livinglovinglife.me

Natural Progression – Improve Your Health
Better yourself, reduce your cravings, have more energy and start feeling amazing. Learn the secrets of healthy living with our good friend Eddie. Just mention StepOut for your free initial health consultation. Real cool stuff.
www.eddiemeinhold.com

MeetUp – Interest Groups
We have partnered with many various groups on Meetup. This site allows you to find other people in your area that share the same interests. Enter your postal code (zip code) and a topic of interest and voilà, you can meet up with other like minded people. We love it.
www.meetup.com

A special huge thanks to our photographer friends…

We at Rainforest Reef Escape would like to thank all of our guests for sharing their photos with us. A special thank you to the following photographers that have joined us in both Belize and Costa Rica and have contributed their AMAZING photos for this site:

  • Annie Bisaillon
  • Curtis Gazdewich
  • Dmitriy Smotrov
  • Helen Paryniuk
  • Jacqueline Harvey
  • John Blandizzi
  • Karen White
  • Louis Shapiro
  • Michèle Badoo
  • Miles Davis
  • Ming Chan
  • Rachel Doner
  • Raymond Aarons
  • Rpg Depictions (Rob Gravel)
  • Sophia Graves

Thank you again so very very much!