You don’t want to leave a trail of plastic water bottles behind you when you travel. But how do you avoid using plastic water bottles in countries where the tap water is questionable? Christine Mackay, one of the founders of Crooked Trails and the Travelers Against Plastic (TAP) campaign has a solution.
Gamewatcher's Safaris, a sustainable tourism company based in Kenya, has been dedicated to promoting community-owned conservation throughout the country. Recently, they started a new program that educates children in local communities about the merits of conservation and the career opportunities available in Kenya's sustainable tourism industry. We are proud to present this update from Gamewatcher's Safaris describing how the program has been getting along.
This is the third week of our weekly Phenomenal Photo Fridays photo contest. Send in your best travel photo that represents the week's topic by midnight Thursday, April 3rd, and we will choose a winner and post their image on our blog.