Month

May 2015
Horseback riding at the foothills of Cotopaxi volcano
A few weeks ago, I traveled to Quito, Ecuador to give a presentation at the Ecotourism & Sustainable Tourism Conference (ESTC). Many speeches and declarations were made during the conference, but the most notable was when the Minister of Tourism, Sandra Naranjo, announced that Ecuador was partnering with the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) to create standards...
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Cape of Good Hope
Over time, I’ve come to realize that the destinations that affect me the most all over the world have been or are all a part of ancient trading routes. Maybe it’s the diverse mix of cultures that inevitably occur in port towns that translate to a different architecture, food, music or art. Maybe, I just...
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