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6 Easy Ways To Travel Greener

6 Easy Ways To Travel Greener When it comes to being environmentally responsible, travelers often find themselves in confusing situations. Air travel, hotel stays and eating out are intrinsically bad for the Earth, yet these things are hard to avoid when on the road. So in honor of Earth Day,...

#OnTheRoad On Instagram: Lake Placid, New York

#OnTheRoad On Instagram: Lake Placid, New York When driving from New York City to Lake Placid in the Adirondack Mountains, it's hard not to be struck by how green everything is compared to the urban jungle of Manhattan. And now, this corner of the Adirondacks is promoting another kind of greenness in its quest to...

National Park Week Begins Tomorrow!

National Park Week Begins Tomorrow! The National Park Service and the National Park Foundation will kick off their annual spring celebration of the parks tomorrow, as National Park Week officially gets under way. The event will run from April 20-28 and will feature a number of special activities throughout the...

Tanzania Government To Fishermen: 'Stop Catching Dolphins, It Upsets The Tourists'

Tanzania Government To Fishermen: 'Stop Catching Dolphins, It Upsets The Tourists' The government of Tanzania is urging fishermen to stop hunting dolphins, a report in the Daily News says. The report says dolphin hunting has become common practice in the Dar es Salaam and Tanga regions. It's often done by "dynamite fishing," in which explosives are...

Video Of The Day: Walking Sri Lanka

The folks at The Perennial Plate have done it again, just like they always do. They've created another video that manages to pair perfectly suited music against beautiful and intimate shots of a country's land and people. In this video from their time spent in Sri Lanka,...

International Adventure Guide 2013: La Paz And Southwest Bolivia

International Adventure Guide 2013: La Paz And Southwest Bolivia Bolivia is the least expensive destination in South America, yet it has an increasingly efficient tourism infrastructure. Going now, especially to the remote southwestern part of the country, means faster, easier, more comfortable travel than in the past (although you'll...

Elephant Attacks Car In South Africa's Kruger National Park

Elephant Attacks Car In South Africa's Kruger National Park Most visitors to South Africa's Kruger National Park hope that they'll have a memorable wildlife encounter while exploring the popular game reserve. Earlier this week one couple certainly got their encounter when they were attacked by an elephant, leaving their vehicle...

International Adventure Guide 2013: Costa Rica's Manuel Antonio National Park

International Adventure Guide 2013: Costa Rica's Manuel Antonio National Park When you're lying in the shade of a towering palm tree on Playa Espadilla Sur, a glorious, often empty beach backed by thick forest in Costa Rica's Manuel Antonio National Park, the temptation to remain inert can be irresistible. But it would be a shame to travel all the way...

Travel All The Time With Jobs Like These

Travel All The Time With Jobs Like These Those who travel all the time can go to far away places as routinely as others might go to buy groceries. They have somehow managed to be employed in an occupation that requires travel as part of what they do. Commonly, we might think of sales people who hit the road to get...

International Budget Guide 2013: Oaxaca, Mexico

International Budget Guide 2013: Oaxaca, Mexico If you are seeking an authentic and affordable taste of Mexico, look no further than Oaxaca. The southwestern Mexican city has come a long way since the political protests of 2006, where non-violent activists clashed with corrupt government officials and militia in...

Leatherback Turtle Nesting Ground Protected In Puerto Rico

Leatherback Turtle Nesting Ground Protected In Puerto Rico Puerto Rico has just declared 5.4 square miles of coastline as protected land in order to preserve a leatherback turtle nesting ground, BBC reports. The Northeast Ecological Corridor has been a battleground between conservation groups and big business for 15 years. The...

G Adventures Wants To Know How You Want To Change The World

G Adventures Wants To Know How You Want To Change The World Adventure travel company G Adventures is well known for its grassroots and sustainable approach to travel. Working closely with local guides, the company offers unique and affordable trips to nearly every corner of the globe, while still delivering authentic travel...

Rhino Population On The Rebound In Nepal's Chitwan National Park

Rhino Population On The Rebound In Nepal's Chitwan National Park Most people visit Nepal for the opportunity to go climbing and trekking in the High Himalaya, but the country isn't comprised solely of snow-capped peaks. In fact, Nepal actually has a region of subtropical lowlands that feel like they are a world away from the mountains...

Climate Change May Fuel Future Travel Options

Climate Change May Fuel Future Travel Options Climate change is a topic that many of us think is something that will affect future generations, perhaps hundreds of years from now. But what if we look at it from a different viewpoint? What if we could travel back in time 17 million years to when the Grand Canyon was...

5 Odor-Free Active Travel Clothing Lines For Women

5 Odor-Free Active Travel Clothing Lines For Women After you've been traveling for a long period of time, there invariably comes the day when your suitcase starts to ... well, it starts to stink. That's where a new generation of breathable, odor-free clothing comes in. Brands like Ibex, Patagonia, PrAna, Icebreaker...

Three New Experiential Eco-Fashion Trips Taking Off This Summer

Three New Experiential Eco-Fashion Trips Taking Off This Summer This summer, three new eco-fashion-oriented package tours will offer the chance for ethical designers, makers and consumers to meet artisan communities, take workshops in craft production and see the impact of their conscious purchasing decisions. While different in...

5 Detoxifying Spring Break Destinations

5 Detoxifying Spring Break Destinations Spring break is a vacation time of the year wherein many people let loose and eat and drink with abandon. Fun as that might seem to some, your idea of a good time might be one that isn't filled with worries about the pounds you're packing on or the detox you're going to...

A Q&A With Plastiki Adventurer David de Rothschild On The WHOLE WORLD Water Campaign

A Q&A With Plastiki Adventurer David de Rothschild On The WHOLE WORLD Water Campaign Three years ago, adventurer, entrepreneur and activist David de Rothschild sailed from San Francisco to Sydney on a catamaran made of 12,500 reclaimed plastic bottles. His goal with the Plastiki project was to bring awareness to environmental issues like global warming...

Trek Through Afghanistan Or Explore The Congo With Wild Frontiers

Trek Through Afghanistan Or Explore The Congo With Wild Frontiers If you still haven't settled on an amazing adventure for 2013 then perhaps you'll want to take a look at some of the trips that Wild Frontiers has to offer. The adventure travel company that operates out of the U.K. specializes in unique, one-of-a-kind tours to a number of...

Video: Trekking The Annapurna Circuit In Nepal

Widely considered to be one of the best trekking routes in the entire world, the Annapurna Circuit wanders through the Himalaya, deftly mixing cultural experiences with breathtaking views. The trail ranges in length between 100-145 miles depending on which route a hiker...

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