“Now’s the time to visit Burma – because soon it will have changed.” Such has been the sentiment so often expressed since Burma opened its doors to the outside world in 2010. 631 more words
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Everyone’s invited to 2015’s Responsible Travel Week!
“So Daddy, what exactly is a compost toilet?”
Anaiya, my ten-year-old daughter isn’t quite sure about our latest ‘adventure’ as a family. A week-long stay on an eco-farm in the mountains of Bulgaria isn’t ‘adventurous’ in the traditional sense, that wouldn’t be a problem for an active girl like Anaiya. 1,077 more words
While visiting Chiang Mai, my driver stopped by the Hilltribe Education Village , which is ostensibly a snapshot of hilltribe life featuring representative from the Akha, Lau, and Karen (long necks) tribes. 617 more words
Cherubic with round faces and streaks of thanaka across their cheeks, the children of Myanmar can be shy and curious like children across the world are. 735 more words