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Tidal Waves

How is paradise lost? Aleksandra visits the outlying islands of Thailand, and is confronted with two distinctly different forces of change.

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Top Inspirational TED Talks about Hotels and Hospitality

We all love hotels. Here’s what the industry leaders had to say about them on the TED stage

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Bring Your Own Bag – A Mindful Traveler’s Guide to Portland

For better or worse, Portland is too often overlooked by tourists. But this unique Oregon city is one of America’s most lovable destinations.

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Pearl of Africa – Eco Tourism in Uganda

Known as the Pearl of Africa, Uganda has plenty to offer international travelers, including majestic mountains, native wildlife, national parks and world-famous lakes and rivers.

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Water to Wine – Eco Tourism in Oregon

Nature and outdoors lovers are spoilt for choice in the US Pacific Northwest. Once you’ve had your fill of Portland’s craft brews and food cart delights, get out of town and let Oregon’s eco thrills help you burn it all off.

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Mindful Mérida – A Greener Guide to the ‘White City.’

Mérida was named the American Capital of Culture for a second time in 2017. Here’s what makes it so special and how to enjoy the city in a thoughtful way.

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How to Observe and Practice Cultural Sensitivity

The most meaningful travel happens when you go down deep, listen to the stories, and immerse in the ways of life of the people. However, you should remember that you are just a visitor. Leave as little trace as possible.

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Fabulous Fake – A Brief History of Cancún

When construction began in 1970, the official population of Cancún was… 3. Fast forward 50 years, the area is home to resorts with over 50,000 hotel rooms, and the population is nearing a million.

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Beyond Chichen Itza – A Responsible Traveler’s Guide to Yucatán

Go beyond Cancún’s all-inclusive resorts, Tulum’s ‘eco-chic’ and Mérida’s haciendas. Experience the vibrant life   of the Maya, who still live in Yucatán, speak the language of their ancestors and maintain the old ways.

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Zootopia – 7 facts about the zoos – the good, the bad, and the ugly

Let’s try to understand how zoos actually function, and make an informed decision about which – if any – zoo to support. Here are some facts to consider before your next visit.

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