The day I went butt-naked and covered myself in honeybees.
Over ten years ago, thousands of commercial migratory beekeepers throughout the world began reporting the worst honeybee die-off in history. More than 30 million bees (Apis mellifera L.) in the United States mysteriously died. Several years later, the die off was only worsening and I felt it was time to make a statement.
Si Como No Butterfly Garden, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
I've only been to a half dozen or so butterfly gardens in my life, but clearly one of the best is the one I went to in Manuel Antonio, which gets mad props for its butterfly collection as well as the therapeutic arrangement of its garden for people to enjoy a relaxing moment.
Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza
At first glance, CATIE is more like a university campus, but they are, in fact, an international institute for agricultural development and biological conservation in Central America and the Caribbean with an incredible outdoor botanical garden.