The changing face of tourism

The changing face of tourism

The appalling scenes on Uluru, formerly known as Ayres Rock, have recently brought the question of responsible tourism starkly into focus. The striking 1,141ft.-high rock is a sacred site to the indigenous Anangu people, and it is due to be closed to climbers from...
Top 3 Travel Dangers for Volunteers

Top 3 Travel Dangers for Volunteers

The word “voluntourism” is a term used to refer to one of the fastest-growing trends in the travel industry today.  Volunteer tourism was initiated by larger, more-established organizations such as World Vision, UNICEF and Save the Children in order...
Eat Sichuan by Chengdu Food Tours

Eat Sichuan by Chengdu Food Tours

Chengdu is known for its food, actually, it is known for its spicy food. Chengdu is not just any food city, it is a UNESCO city of gastronomy. There is no better way for a family of Westerners to learn about the food than to do a Chengdu Food Tour and eat some Sichuan...