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My Perfect Week in Assos on the Island of Kefalonia Greece

Seemingly, everyone is planning a trip to Greece, which isn’t a surprise given that it’s usually at the top of many travel bucket lists and it happens to be where...
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Green New Deal vs. Carbon Pricing in the Context of Travel

Many discussions are occurring these days about the Green New Deal, Carbon Pricing, and Travel Carbon Emissions.  But, these terms are connected by one concept – payment.  We pay a...
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Best Ecotourism Destinations for 2020 by Season

Before destinations became wonderful places to visit, they were home to people who founded livelihoods, shaped cultural traditions, and appreciated the surrounding topography for occasional outdoor play. For 2020, it’s...
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Bhutan’s Environmental Challenge & Solutions

My name is Gembo and I am a senior guide with MyBhutan with a personal story about Bhutan’s environmental challenge.  Given that I have been a cultural guide for the...
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3 Unique Family Vacation Destinations

Longing to get away from the crowds while also providing a unique family vacation experience?  Fortunately, we’ve selected three destinations where you don’t have to sacrifice your sustainable values.  These...
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Australia’s Great Barrier Reef: A Perfect Week for Families

In youth, I dreamed about exploring the Great Barrier Reef.  As the world’s largest coral reef system, I marveled at how it was composed from over 2,900 individual reefs and...
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Insider’s View of Ronda Spain: More Than a Day Trip

Ronda is a small mountain town in Andalusia, Spain known for its beautiful surrounding scenery and the famous Puente Nuevo.  This bridge separates the Old and New Towns with stunning...
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Wildlife Encounters: Ever Seen Orcas Attack a Blue Whale?

Over the years, I have experienced many wildlife encounters.  Whether it was observing elephants in Namibia, caiman in Peru, horses in Iceland, turtles in Greece, or penguins in South Africa. ...
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Australia Wildlife Encounters: Ever Swam with a Whale Shark?

It is said that Ningaloo Reef is where Australia’s outback meets the Indian Ocean.  In fact, it is the only large reef ecosystem in the world found so close to...
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A Perfect Week in Tasmania: Family Travel Itinerary

Tasmania is a land that time forgot! Accordingly, my colleague had anticipated my feelings perfectly as we traversed through the beautiful vistas that make up this island state off the...
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Environmental Impact of Mass Tourism on Mahahual, Mexico

Mexico is a popular destination due to its amazing natural heritage. In fact, Mexico is one of the world’s most popular destinations as visitor numbers have grown by 4% since...
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Best Summer European Destinations for Families

Longing to discover Europe beyond the beaten path? Luckily, we have selected the best summer European destinations for families to discover history, adventure, and culture as well as magnificent places...
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