It’s always refreshing when you come across a blog that has lots of great tips on how to travel responsibly. Below is a blog written by keen travellers who have explored many parts of the world. They do this responsibly and with a very distinct focus on ensuring they support those places they visit in […]
Uniting Journeys are…
A great way to ‘holiday’ with a purpose. To walk beside people as equals, particularly from another culture.
Travel tip from the Uniting Journeys team
Water is often a precious commodity. ‘More than two billion people in the world lack access to clean water and sanitation and 80 per cent of all deaths in the developing world are water related.’ The UN claims, ‘the average tourist uses as much water in 24 hours as a third world villager could use to produce rice for 100 days.’ Avoid water guzzling golf course resorts and keep your showers short!
Juma the jaguar was shot dead after she became agitated during a torch relay at a zoo in Manaus and escaped the handlers. This is a devastating story.
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