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Bus-Free Through India: Cycling Kerala’s Culturally Immersive Canal Route

Canal Route India

For those who think cities in India are hectic, try cycling through them. Those whimsical rainbow-colored buses playing Mr. Softee music don’t seem so sweet when they’re barreling at you at 100 mph. Tuk tuks zoom past, their obnoxious honking […]

1,2,3 Go! Eating Snail in Ghana, Africa

Snail hunting. It was one of the children’s favorite activities when I did a homestay in Ghana, Africa. We’d wait until dark, grab flashlights and buckets, and collect as many snails as we could find. For me, it was a way […]

New Travel Philanthropy Partnership Helps Children in Uganda

Beginning this month, Marasa’s Mweya Safari Lodge in Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda,Africa, launched their “$1 For the Future” campaign in conjunction with USAID’s Sustainable Tourism in the Albertine Rift Program (USAID-STAR) and the Uganda Community Tourism Association’s Pearls of Uganda Program… Click here to read […]