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The 8 Best Destinations For The Solo Traveler

Architectural Digest | Posted 02.13.2017 | Travel
Architectural Digest

For Architectural Digest, by Perri Ormont Blumberg. Unaccompanied globe-trotting is one of life’s most underrated pleasures. Equal parts liberating...

Iceland’s Tourism Boom Offers Lessons to Arctic Nations

Arctic Deeply | Rowaida Abdelaziz | Posted 01.16.2017 | World

PEOPLE IN ICELAND have lived off fishing for many centuries, and in the past decade aluminum production has carved out almost an equal stake in the ec...

Air China Makes History With Shark Fin Ban

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.09.2017 | Green

In what has been hailed as a far-reaching victory for global shark conservation, Air China has become the first airline in mainland China to ban shark...

Here Are The Great American Road Trips You Need To Take Before You Die

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 01.04.2017 | Travel

There’s no doubt that international travel is glorious. But sometimes we’re so eager to go abroad that we forget to be tourists in our own country...

Rex Tillerson Supposedly Shifted Exxon Mobil’s Climate Position. Except He Really Didn’t.

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 12.26.2016 | Politics

In December 2006, Exxon Mobil Corp. convened a two-day summit of environmental and ethics experts at a rural retreat near the base of the Blue Ridge M...

Planning Your Perfect Safari

Elevate Destinations | Posted 06.03.2016 | Travel
Elevate Destinations

The decision is made - it's officially, finally time to take that bucket list safari. But with that one decision comes a hundred doubts. How best to ...

How My Obsession With Travel Is Harming the World

Kyle Bernard | Posted 04.26.2016 | Travel
Kyle Bernard

As a community of travelers, we need to hold ourselves accountable. The way we travel needs a collective push in the right directions. And who is better suited to spearheading a travel movement than avid travelers? We need to be the difference.

5 Things You Don't Know About the Dinaric Alps

Findery | Posted 08.13.2016 | Travel
Findery

This mountainous region of the northwest Balkan Peninsula is gorgeous and its nature is still mostly preserved and intact - although that could change soon if many of the planned hydropower plants are built across the region.

Finding Maya Culture Near Cancún

Kerri Allen | Posted 07.19.2016 | Travel
Kerri Allen

Deep in the jungles of contemporary Quintana Roo, the Maya still live in small communities, often only speaking Maya, and practicing some of the ancient rituals that Xcaret preserves.

Luxe Lodges in South America: Perfect for Multi-gen family Travel

Kerri Zane | Posted 07.15.2016 | Travel
Kerri Zane

Eco-tourism has been a popular way to travel since the 1980's, but it hasn't always been a high-end affair. In the last few years many lodges have begun amping up their Luxe game.

Ten Reasons You Should Pay Telluride Forward

Rachael Oakes-Ash | Posted 05.29.2015 | Travel
Rachael Oakes-Ash

From carbon neutral micro brew festivals to the complimentary bio fuel bus, a 'free box', random acts of coffee kindness and no traffic lights.

Incredible Natural Infinity Pools Around the World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 11.18.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

These natural infinity pools make swimming pools look tame.

9 Insane Cliff Views Around The World

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 11.16.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

These incredible views, from all over the world, give the Grand Canyon some serious competition.

Why Botswana Is the Most Eco-Friendly Country in Africa

Jacada Travel | Posted 11.05.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

Hunting has been temporarily banned throughout the country, there are no fences, with wildlife free to roam at will, and the lodges of Botswana are all designed to have as little impact on the environment as possible.

9 Reasons You Should Visit Costa Rica During Green Season

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 10.29.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Impossible as it seems, the green season is proof that Costa Rica can be even more lush, abundant, and, well, green.

Seeking Out the Wildlife of Southeast Asia

Jacada Travel | Posted 10.11.2014 | Travel
Jacada Travel

In the ecologically diverse region of Southeast Asia, sea, rainforest and national parks are inhabited by an abundance of extraordinary wildlife, some of which are endemic species.

The Sacred Side of Cancun

Joshua Estrin | Posted 08.18.2014 | Travel
Joshua Estrin

Like many siblings Cancun and the Riviera Maya have a slightly edgy but loving rivalry when it come to tourism. Cancun is a wonderful and magical place to use as home base while exploring all that the region has to offer.

Last-minute Memorial Day Escapes Tailored to Your Tribe

Trip.com | Posted 12.01.2016 | Travel
Trip.com

We found 19 last-minute getaways for everyone from vegetarian yogis to art-loving businesspeople.

Visit These 21 Amazing Places Without Leaving North America

minube | Posted 07.08.2014 | Travel
minube

As far as amazing places go, there's truly no place like home. After all, why fret about exorbitant airfare to far-flung locales when you can experience some of the world's most stunning sights right here in North America?

3 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Our National Parks -- For Free!

Pure Adventures Travel | Posted 06.17.2014 | Travel
Pure Adventures Travel

In our opinion, there is no better place to celebrate Earth Day than in our National Parks.

Symbiotic Travel: A Yogic Eco-Immersion

Crawford Hill | Posted 06.11.2014 | Travel
Crawford Hill

As an educator, I have long aspired to teach by turning students on to extreme, compelling storylines and whenever possible, fusing those with actual ...

Feel Good About Where You Travel

Posted 03.16.2014 | Travel

Ethical Traveler wants your adventures to have a positive impact on the world. As eco-tourism gains more and more recognition, Ethical Travel has ...

A New Kind of Family Vacation!

Crawford Hill | Posted 03.18.2014 | Travel
Crawford Hill

What we are talking about is maximizing the diminishing opportunities we all have to be together as a multigenerational family in a unique and stimulating setting.

Travelers Changing the World: Redistributing Wealth and Finding Peace

Lisa Ellen Niver | Posted 01.26.2014 | Fifty
Lisa Ellen Niver

After reading Looptail, I immediately wrote to G Adventures on Facebook and said, "If I had not left my job 17 months ago to wander the world full-time, I would quit today and come work for your company."

9 Eco-Friendly Travel Products To Pack For A Green Vacation

Posted 09.30.2013 | Travel

Traveling can lend itself to eco-unfriendly behavior. But there are many ways you can minimize your carbon footprint while traveling, and the first is...