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African Impact is Going Beyond the Roots!

Sending a shoutout to African Impact on this very special day as they celebrate 10 years of leadership and innovation in responsible volunteer travel!

In honor of their 10th anniversary, African Impact has launched an initiative called… 162 more words


Dale sentido a tu maleta / Give your luggage a meaning

Muchos de vosotros estáis a las puertas las vacaciones así que os quiero presentar un gran proyecto a todos aquellos que van a viajar en los próximos meses. 1,344 more words

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Thailand, Martial Law, and the 2014 Military Coup

After our wonderful journey from Sukhothai to Yangon we decided it was in our best interest to fly from Mandalay to Bangkok. We booked our flights with Air Asia which was having a promotion at the time, the one way flight cost us $55 Canadian per person. 866 more words

Jullay from Leh!

I groggily board the flight to Leh at an unearthly hour. Waking up irritably to the flight attendant’s announcement, the view outside my window quickly changes my mood. 567 more words


Out of the Wilderness & into shark infested water!

With only days until I had to be in Cape Town for the Travel Massive event I was running out of time to visit all the places on the Garden Route. 478 more words

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Realising what is sacred to us in Pyonyang.

It is easy to believe that nothing is sacred anymore, in our society.

Everything can be questioned, and is questioned. Assumptions, traditions and ways of life that have been untouched for hundreds, thousands of years are all suddenly open to scrutiny. 796 more words


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Now, I don’t want to rant too much here, but I had a pretty eye opening experience in Thailand in 2012. While planning my trip to SE Asia, I had decided to go to Chiang Mai to be there for the Yi Pang/Loy Krathong festival. 696 more words