cloud forest


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cloud forest

n.
A high-elevation tropical forest that receives much of its moisture from direct contact with clouds rather than from rain.
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Soaring over the incredible Norwegian fjords in a helicopter or trekking through the Costa Rican cloud forest on a suspended bridge.
The fact that this species was alive and well in Tapichalaca's cloud forest in southwest Ecuador galvanised them into action.
Fall in love with the vibrant colors at the Flower Dome and feast your eyes on magnificent mountain views at the Cloud Forest.
The climate is warm and humid with average annual temperatures of 16-20[degrees]C in cloud forest and 22-26[degrees] in semi-evergreen forest.
Kuelap was lost in the cloud forest for three centuries until it was rediscovered in 1843 and then declared a cultural heritage site in 2003.
MY HEART is pounding as I shuffle towards the end of a narrow platform suspended 150 feet above the lush green canopy of Monteverde's Cloud Forest.
Whizzing through the cloud forest on the zip line canopy tour at Selvatura Park is the most fun way to experience Monteverde, although on my first attempt, I'm far too busy freaking out to admire the scenery.
Byline: Sloths, zip lines and cloud forest are even more accessible as a result of new direct flights from the UK to Costa Rica, says Shereen Low
Mashpi Lodge a a big-city hotela[bar] in the jungle Though situated in the Ecuadorian cloud forest a rather than the Amazonian rainforest a this jewel of a property is internationally recognized as one of Latin Americaas most upscale eco-lodges.
In intense heat over five days, he has to cover a total of 230km across the brutal and unforgiving terrain of the Peruvian Amazon, with the course taking him from the cooler cloud forest down into the Amazon basin and through the jungle itself in Manu National Park.
At the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, they learned about rainforests and travelled on ziplines through the forest canopy.