TrendingTravelThis Man Quit His Job And Traveled Australia In A Renovated Van With His Rescue Cat

It was initially a "mid-life crisis," but Rich East's transformed life from working an office job to traveling around Australia has been exactly what he's needed. He explains the process in how it all happened and shares the incredible bond he has with his feline companion.

By Brian Spaen
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TrendingTravel8 Stunning Green Walls From Around The World

These gorgeous vertical gardens cover spaces in Milan and Mexico City.

By Kristin Hunt
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TrendingTravel6 Ways To Be Good To Wildlife When You Travel

Six things (of many!) to think about in support of animal welfare during a trip.

By Ethan Gelber
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TrendingTravelFor 25 Years, Oak Hammock Marsh Has Put Nature Right At Hand – And In It

Oak Hammock Marsh is a premier North American birding hotspot that connects people with wetlands.

By Ethan Gelber
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These Marine Scientists Are Finding Innovative Ways To Save The Coral Reefs

Could gene editing and "microfragmenting" help grow robust new reefs?

By Kristin Hunt
1 week ago
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How To Travel With Purpose: A Q&A With Intrepid Travel’s Chief Purpose Officer

For Leigh Barnes, it's all about responsibility, commonsense, and taking ownership.

By Ethan Gelber
2 weeks ago
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The 'Wildlife Selfie Code' Helps You Take Great Pics Without Harming Animals

We can all commit to taking photos with wild animals without fueling the use of wildlife for entertainment.

By Ethan Gelber
3 weeks ago
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How to Foster New Generations of Global Citizens Through Travel

Why it’s more crucial than ever for families to travel sustainably.

By Gina DeCaprio Vercesi
3 weeks ago
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This New Hotel Is Designed To Harness Energy From The Ocean

Margot Krasojević's latest architectural project, the Harmonic Turbine Tidal Hotel, pushes the boundaries of traditional designs. The building, poised on the coastline, will harness ocean tides and winds for natural power.

By Desiree Kaplan
3 weeks ago
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Travel

9 Family Tour Operators Committed To Sustainable Tourism

Nine quality tour operators committed to the learning opportunities of family travel and the rewards of sustainable tourism.

By Ethan Gelber
4 weeks ago
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Urban Planners Are Saving The Planet With Redesigned, Walkable Cities

With an increasing number of urbanites preferring walkable cities rife with green spaces over car-friendly city sprawl, urban planners have become our first line of offense in city redesigns.

By Nicole Caldwell
4 weeks ago
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Travel

10 Stunning Hotels From Around The World That Run On Renewable Energy

From Fiji to Africa, hotels all over the world are turning to renewable energy sources like geothermal heating and solar panels. These ten properties offer a green destination for eco-conscious travelers looking to keep their carbon footprints light.

By Desiree Kaplan
1 month ago
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Adventure Travel's March Toward Sustainability

Almost all ecotourism is adventure travel, but not all adventure travel is ecotourism. Fortunately, adventure travel is slowly but surely embracing ecotourism practices.

By Chez Chesak
1 month ago
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A New Farm-to-Table Food Experience In The Riviera Maya

Eco-conscious tourism possibilities in Mexico's Riviera Maya now include immersive, sustainable food experiences.

By Ethan Gelber
1 month ago
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Travel

We Asked A Park Ranger What It's Really Like To Work In Nature

Lacey Cunningham shares stories from her 15 years at the NPS, and gives tips on how to enjoy the parks.

By Kristin Hunt
1 month ago
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Visit These 6 Countries Known For Sustainable Tourism

Six countries notable for their beauty and the sustainable tourism efforts to preserve it for the long term.

By Ethan Gelber
1 month ago
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Sustainable Safari Options For Eco-Conscious Travelers

These African safaris focus on sustainability and preservation of wildlife in ways that also benefit local communities.

By Aimee Lutkin
1 month ago
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Travel

This Luxury Hotel Is Working To Bring Sustainable Tourism To The Maldives

Controversial development is causing conflict in the beautiful archipelago, but one hotel builder thinks they have a way to satisfy both the nation and the environment's needs.

By Aimee Lutkin
1 month ago