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Tourist Behavior Affected by Climate Change

by Bryn Edwards

A study from the 2017 Journal of Sustainable Tourism proposed a psychological explanation for tourist behavior, in particular the effect climate change has on vacation locations. 363 more words

Climate Change

Endless Beauty Comes At A Price – The 3 Most Important Things Vietnam Visitors Need To Know

“Vietnam – Endless Beauty”. The country’s official slogan holds true, both for the incredible nature including the many national parks, remote regions, highlands, bays and beaches, and for its unique culture, history and people. 1,134 more words

Made In Asia

The Ethics of Elephant Riding & Visiting the Elephant Nature Park- Chiang Mai

After researching the most ethical way to meet elephants in Thailand, we decided to visit The Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai. Having heard that the day was an amazing experience but an emotional rollercoaster, I was a little nervous before the day arrived. 1,177 more words

Travel

To tourist Bolivian mines or not to tourist?

When I was in Bolivia last year, I was faced with an ethical dilemma: to visit a mine or not to visit a mine?

I’ve always had mixed feelings about visiting mines. 413 more words

Short Stories

Cambodia Day Two

This morning we got up, got dressed and had our breakfast in the outside restaurant. It was delicious. I had a Spanish omelette, Denali a bread plate with pineapple jam and orange marmalade. 695 more words

Travel

So much experience, so little time - what I learned in Thailand.

I would have to write a novel, no, a trilogy, to convey to you everything that my time in Thailand has given me, which seems quite incredible considering I’ve barely been here for 2 weeks, so I will not even attempt it. 1,959 more words

The Blacklist: Century Old Balete Tree, Siquijor, Philippines.

Writing this article was a challenge. The topic of unethical animal treatment affects me at my core, but I also came to recognize that I have the privilege of coming from a country where standards for animal rights, for the most part, are taken seriously. 1,754 more words

Biology