As hotels around the globe vie amongst themselves to provide guests with the latest in luxury travel, all too often opulence comes at the expense of their environmental and social responsibilities. However, Peruvian boutique hotel chain Inkaterra turns that idea on its head.
Costa Rica has successfully branded itself as a sustainable tourism destination for many years, so its wildlife preserves and other natural resources are top-of-mind for many travelers.
Fraser Island is such a unique place. Where else would you find rainforests, giant ferns, swamp vegetation and eucalyptus trees growing on sand dunes 200 meters above sea level?
Mooloolaba on the Sunshine Coast is the perfect place for a family holiday – patrolled stretches of beach, clear water, a little surf, and great restaurants lining the foreshore.
This year, Passports with Purpose’s goal is to raise $115,000 for buildOn to construct three schools and fund three adult literacy programs in the Sikasso region of southern Mali, Africa. Find out how you can help here, and for every $10 donated you are in with a chance of winning an excellent prize.
Since 2008, travel bloggers from around the globe have come together to raise money for a specific charity. It’s a way of giving back; to say thank you to the communities we’ve visited, lived amongst, learned from.
Co-owned by the Natural History Museum and BBC Worldwide, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition is now in its 49th year and recently announced the winners. Depicting the candid beauty and often harsh reality of nature, the images serve to raise awareness and appreciation of our surroundings.
In an attempt to curb the influx of cruise liners along this route, last week the Italian government ruled large cruise ship traffic through Venice’s lagoon will be limited, and enforced.
Imagine being able to go to one of the most wonderful wildernesses on Earth with your very own Nat Geo photographer and explorer. Sounds pretty amazing, doesn’t it? Find out how you can make it happen…
Brazil has Carnival, America has Thanksgiving, England has Guys Fawkes and Ireland has… Halloween.