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Ethical animal tourism: how to know if you’re doing the right thing

This story first appeared in Escape There are photos from my travels I wish hadn’t been taken. They make me flinch when I see my

Wrong choice of Hiking Boots

A newbie hiker’s guide to the best hiking boots or shoes for your money

While we may not be able to go far at the moment, depending on where you live in the world you may have the chance

How to support local small businesses in COVID-19 times

You don’t have to travel somewhere to support their small, independent businesses. Here’s how to choose a city or place to shop from home.

If you have a hotel room concern, talk to the staff

How to Tell if Your Hotel Room is Clean: a Former Hotel Manager tells all

Just how clean is your hotel room? A former hotel manager shares some simple tips to tell just how well it was cleaned before you checked in.

Things Not To Do When Packing

Five Things Not To Do When Packing for a Trip

Packing for a holiday can be exciting as you imagine the wonderful times you’ll be sharing with those soon-to-be-jet-setting outfits, but it can also border

Eco Friendly Travel Gifts

Eco Friendly Gifts for Sustainable Travel Lovers

For the travel lover in your life who loves the world too, this eco friendly gifts guide is full of ideas for sustainable travel.

Author Deborah Rodriguez shares travel tips

Deborah Rodriguez, author, hairdresser and traveller: Ten Questions

Author, hairdresser, and Oasis Rescue founder Deborah Rodriguez shares the best and worst things about her job along with some Haiti travel tips.

A basket of goodies to help you sleep well

How To Sleep Well in Hotels: Five Top Tips from a Pro

I love my sleep. At home, I’ve recently spent the sort of money that could have paid for a very nice holiday on a new