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Hotels may buy cruelty free products in order to drive incremental demand!

According to last studies from Cornell University, hotel guests are now in demand for hotels that respect the ‪Local Community‬, the ‪Environment‬ and ‪Animal Welfare‬ 71 more words

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Koh Laoliang: an unforgettable Christmas

Last week I posted a picture from the stunning Laoliang Island in Thailand, where George and I celebrated Christmas. A lot of you wrote and asked where the picture was taken and wanted further details about the heaven like destination. 340 more words


More Dates (the edible sort), Sustainability and Eco Tourism - The connection Part 2

In the last blog, we described how one man is trying to improve life for the local Bedouin in his area.

In St Katherine’s, an hours drive away,  another ‘outsider’ is in the process of starting up a business to help the Bedouin. 1,344 more words

Five reasons I try to support local business when I travel

It’s fun

Chain stores are known for their consistency—it’s part of their appeal. They ensure you have a specific experience with dependable standards of hygiene, lighting, and familiar flavors and smells. 367 more words



Albania is not well known as a travel destination from Australia. Located between Greece and Italy, Albania is a country of ancient ruins and castles, picturesque rural landscapes, spectacular mountains and a stunning, unspoilt coastline.   121 more words

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How not to be an Asshole while Travelling!

Trust me I’m far from prefect :-), but while travelling it’s surprisingly easy to not to put your foot in it, just stay informed and be respectful to those around you. 2,318 more words