How Responsible Travel Is Boosting Welsh Tourism.

A recent trip around the Swansea and Gower coast in Wales in an RIB boat gave me the opportunity to see some of the most spectacular wildlife in the British Isles up close, and even for a short while enjoy

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Backpacking And The Hustle Burnout.

Backpacking around the world is – or will be – one of the greatest experiences of your life and is filled with unimaginable, exciting and unique experiences and adventures, but it does have it’s downsides too. Endless bartering, locals trying

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How Travellers Can Make A Difference On World Elephant Day.

August 12 is World Elephant Day, a day designed to bring attention to the plight of the Asian and African elephant and the numerous threats they face, and raise awareness of how close we are to losing these magnificent creatures

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The Travel Collective. A Meaningful Memento.

Travelling the world is a fantastic privilege, and anyone who – like me – has spent any time at all exploring numerous countries and living out of a backpack knows what an amazing and endlessly wondrous planet we live on. But travel

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How To Deal With Homesickness On The Road.

Travelling the world is an amazing adventure, one that so many people work hard to save and plan for, so it is strange to think that when it happens some people start to miss home. So what do you do

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Sea Serpents, Smugglers And Lazy Pirates In The Gower.

The Gower Peninsula in Wales is a stunning region that is well worth a visit whether you are from the UK on a short weekend break or you are visiting the UK on a longer trip and want to explore

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Surfing In The … UK?

When you think of surfing what comes to mind? That age old song by the Beach Boys about the good ol’ USA? Tropical beaches in South East Asia? Tanned surfer guys with Ozzy accents? I’ll bet a Welsh seaside town

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