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See the World, Save a Species: Gorilla Eco Tourism

By Mike Long From swimming with captive dolphins to riding elephants, there’s unfortunately no shortage of examples of ways that animal tourism doesn’t work. Unsuspecting, animal loving tourists are often duped into believing that engaging in bizarrely unnatural acts…

Adventure Exotic holiday Travel

Tri Lanka: Where Sugar Meets Spice

By Jody McCutcheon In a place where land meets water and sugar meets spice, the idea of sustainable luxury seems apropos. The elegant, earthy Tri Lanka resort inhabits Sri Lanka’s cinnamon heartland, nestled on the bucolic shores of Koggala…

Adventure City Travel

How To Be A More Sustainable Traveler

By Frances Stacey As we have become more eco-conscious as a society, travelling becomes trickier. Nowadays it’s common to  hop on a plane for work related obligations or to see friends or family who live abroad. But these actions…

Adventure Travel

Beacons of Green: 5 European Lighthouse Hotels

By Chiara Spagnoli Gabardi If you’re looking for a truly remote getaway, it’s hard to beat a lighthouse hotel–and as an added bonus, they’re eco-friendly too, in the sense that these buildings are kind of ‘upcycled.’ Yep, that’s right:…

Adventure Travel

Walk This Way! The Best Hotels for Walkers

These eco hotels for walkers are the perfect place to chill after a nice, long hike By  Christine Maul-Pfeifer Walking is a great form of exercise. From helping you lose weight and de-stress to lowering your blood pressure and…

Adventure Travel

5 Surprising Health Risks of Flying

By Arwa Lodhi and Vineetha Reddy Forget plane crashes – statistically, you’re far more likely to suffer a car crash, or even win the lottery – but planes can have serious effects on your health. Sure, we all know…

Adventure Travel

Trailer Flash! Glamping Goes Retro

By  Diane Small The south of France is usually associated with luxurious hotels and fine dining at Michelin starred restaurants. But for those who want to be a little closer to the splendid nature of this spectacular region, there…