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Trends / Voluntourism
Dec 8, 2018

Responsible Elephant Sanctuaries in Thailand

Thailand is a hot spot for travelers seeking culture, serene natural beauty and incredible experiences. One of the more popular ways to spend the day, alongside enjoying local cuisine, is spending quality time with elephants. Whether feeding, washing or just visiting, elephants have gotten a lot of attention from tourists.

Work and Play in Italy

Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.

Trends / History
Oct 13, 2018

Protecting Indigenous Textile Designs in Guatemala

For decades, indigenous communities in Guatemala and elsewhere looked on as companies profited from their ancestral textiles, but now they are organizing to protect their heritage.

Trends / Voluntourism
Sep 4, 2018

Teaching English in Asia

Teaching English abroad is a viable option if the expatriate life is something you want to experience for longer than a few weeks at a time. Teaching English is fairly easy to do, although it sounds pretty romantic. Do not be fooled, this requires a fair bit of work and patience.

Leave Troublesome Rideshare Worries Behind

We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.

Trends / Voluntourism
Aug 31, 2018

Eco-Volunteerism in Asia

It is possible for travelers to do well for the earth even while traveling.