Month

February 2013
Tourism is the largest industry in the world and, as such, has the power to (positively or negatively) change lives and impact communities. Along with that, Greenloons has consistently advocated the values of authentic ecotourism, namely, sustainable or responsible tourism activities that uphold community: social empowerment to protect against homogenization and marginalization economic viability to...
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Recently, I read an article on CNN entitled ‘3 undeniable reasons to explore Mexico’ that discussed the notion that “the drug violence that grabs most of the headlines shouldn’t define a country so rich in world-class attractions”. Having visited the states of Chiapas in 2011 and Veracruz in 2012, I completely agree with that sentiment....
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One of my travel bucket list destinations is Rio de Janeiro in Brazil during Carnival. This year, Carnival, a festival that is all about parties and fun (and dare I say lots of deadly sins), will run from February 9-12, 2013. If you are one of the lucky ones who will be there and are...
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