• Singapore plans to promote eco-tourism in the midst of squawks of protest

    2 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Singapore is creating a vast eco-tourism zone in a bid to bring in more international and national visitors, but environmentalists fear this eco tourism development will damage natural habitats and are already blaming it for a series of animal deaths.
    While it may be best known as a financial hub with scores of high-rise buildings, tropical Singapore is still home to patches of rainforest and an array of wildlife, from monkeys to pangolins - also known as scaly anteaters.
    In one green corner of the city sits a zoo and two sister attractions - a night safari and river safari - that have...
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