Tree Safety Tips for Tropical Travelers: manchineel

The manchineel (also know as “beach apple” or Hippomane mancinella), is a yellowish-green fruit that is not to be consumed. Both the sap from the tree/bark/leaves and the fruit itself are poisonous and it’s not advisable to linger under the tree when it’s raining. This seaside or mangrove tree can grow as a bush or […]

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Trees & Trails

Surrounded by a carpet of blue and trimming of sand, Bim is also decorated with countless trees of green, from coconut and various species of palms, to tamarind, breadfruit, mango and an abundance of seasonal fruit trees. birdsongs set the tone for a fresh air walk or hike In the countryside, there are nuff gullies and huge clusters […]

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