Month

April 2013
CustomMade Buying Local Infographic
So many of us are on the hunt for bargains – whether they be food, furnishings or travel bargains. For the extra money saved, some of us will drive an extra 30 minutes to get to the store, overlook the lack of quality, and in the case of sustainable travel even miss what makes a...
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Blue Mosque of Istanbul, Turkey
After about 10 years of saying to each other ‘I want to go there’, my husband and I finally had a chance to visit Istanbul, Turkey a few weeks ago. While it’s not a city that even claims to be sustainable or green-minded, the historical treasures of Istanbul are worth a visit perhaps in combination...
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Industry Award Greenloons is thrilled and honored to have received the designation as one of National Geographic’s 50 Tours of a Lifetime for capturing “the spirit of exploration”.  Our Timber Raft Adventure in Sweden is ideal for adults, active families and small groups of friends who want to explore the pristine, southern wilderness of Sweden, perhaps in combination...
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Entrance of Grand Bazaar
I’m not sure any guidebook can fully prepare a person for the colors, sounds, tastes, smells and sheer diversity of collectibles offered while walking through the labyrinth (and archeological marvel) that is the Grand Bazaar and Spice Bazaar of Istanbul, Turkey. For me, it was as I had imagined it to be and more. Armed...
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