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Why your trip to Cuba can’t wait

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If you plan on visiting Cuba, now is definitely the time to ensure you don’t miss out on the best of the idyllic time capsule.

26/10/2017 / By / , , / Post a Comment
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How a local group is empowering women in Kenya through pig farming

Responsible Travel

Meet the women supporting their families and communities through small business pig farming, and the organisation helping them do it.

26/03/2017 / By / , , , / Post a Comment
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Murky waters: the ethics of big ship cruising

Responsible Travel

By any metric you care to name – profits, passengers, new travel routes – big ship cruising has been an overwhelming tourism success. But at what cost?

23/11/2016 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment
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What it’s really like to see mountain gorillas in Rwanda

Responsible Travel

There’s only one brief moment when I feel afraid. I am in Volcanoes National Park in the North West corner of Rwanda, and I’m crouching one metre away from an angry female gorilla.

01/02/2016 / By / , , , , , / Post a Comment
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Dark tourism: is it ever okay?

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Why were we there? Were our motivations purely voyeuristic, like rubbernecking drivers crawling past a car crash, or is there something else at play?

07/12/2015 / By / , , , , / Post a Comment