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Should Travellers Eat Shark Fin Soup?

Shark fin soup is a traditional Asian dish steeped in history and culture, but with modern ethical and environmental concerns, is this one cultural experience travellers should be avoiding? I love food, I really do. Anyone who knows me well or

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The Importance Of Trekking In Nepal.

Trekking in Nepal is vital to the regions recovering economy, and whilst tourism is improving it is vital that travellers choose the right company to guide them to ensure they have a positive impact on tourism in Nepal. Nepal is

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10 Reasons Independent Sustainable Travel Should Be The New Normal.

Responsible and sustainable tourism is starting to become increasingly accepted as the gold standard in travel as travellers are becoming increasingly independent and less likely to turn to the traditional tourism industry. Here are ten reasons why that momentum should

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5 Wildlife Activities You Need To Remove From Your Bucket List Right Now.

Many people who dream of traveling the world have a bucket list. That vague catalogue of things that they dream of accomplishing before they die. Many are benignly self improving like learning another language, others are once in a lifetime

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Greenwashed Gap Years, How To Spot And Avoid Greenwashing On Your Travels.

With sustainable travel becoming increasingly popular, how do you know if the travel choices you make are truly responsible, or if they are just falling victim to a cynical marketing ploy by big business? Here is everything you need to

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Saving Donkeys In Aruba.

Tucked away in a desert island paradise in the middle of the Caribbean, the Aruba Donkey Sanctuary protects and cares for some of the islands most vulnerable and at risk inhabitants. As regular readers will know I am a huge

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Child Beggars And The Travellers Dillemma.

To anyone who has travelled the world the sight of young children running up to tourists and travellers, palms outstretched in expectation of a small trinket or a few coins is a familiar one, but should travellers be giving anything

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