Based in Vancouver, Carolyn B. Heller writes about cultural, culinary and experiential travel for Lonely Planet, Travel + Leisure, Atlas Obscura, Montecristo, Explore, The Takeout, Roads & Kingdoms and Canadian Traveller. Follow her adventures on Instagram @CarolynBHeller.
Attention eco-conscious travellers! This special destination section scans the map for the planet's top biological hotspots. From historical landmarks to reefs and forests, here are 13 eco hotspots you need to see—and ways you can make your travels contribute to their conservation.