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8 Unique Opportunities To Stay With Locals

Stay with locals around the world for a truly immersive experience that also benefits the community you’re visiting. Here’s how.

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Exploring The Amazon From Colombia (And Why You Really Need To Respect Nature)

Ever since the late 90’s, the Amazon jungle has inspired the image of a massive anaconda wrapping its slithering girth around my body from head to toe. In my vivid imagination, it drags me under water before biting my head off […]

Eco-Conscious On The Road: Amazing Travel Companies That Can Help You To Save The Planet

As enjoyable as jet-setting off to foreign destinations in search of new experiences (and food and drinks) can be, international travel has developed a bit of a track record for being less-than-enjoyable for the environment. According to the United Nations […]

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Sustainable Farming In The Amazon Rainforest

Agricultural conflicts in the Amazon are a recent phenomenon, but new Amazon Rainforest tours and sustainable partnerships are helping combat the problem.

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Encounters With An Amazonian Shaman

Stretching across nine countries and over three million square miles of land, the Amazon is not only the world’s largest rain forest, it is also one of the most biologically diverse regions on the planet. It’s home to over 300,000 […]