A travel blog that shares tips on culture and adventure for responsible travellers
Your guide to eco travel, unique travel ideas and places to volunteer abroad
Hi we're Paul and Karen and we're are passionate about experiencing culture and adventure around the world. We'll help you find great vacation ideas and tips on eco travel, local travel and unique travel adventures. If you'd like to volunteer on your travels we'll show you some of the best places to volunteer abroad.
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Ella Sri Lanka is a must do on any Sri Lanka itinerary. Out of all the amazing destinations we have visited in Sri Lanka, nowhere compares with Ella in the central highlands. It is the perfect mix of locals and intrepid travellers and currently sits in that sweet spot where the balance is even. Even though it is quite small there is enough to keep you here for a few days or if … Continue Reading
Sri Lanka is a tear shaped island just below India. For such a small island, the biodiversity the island offers is incredible. There can't be many places of this size that offer beautiful beaches, cool highlands, diverse wildlife, colonial towns, chaotic cities, and ancient ruins. Then, there is the delicious food and ultra-friendly locals. If you are still deciding on a … Continue Reading
Elephant Rides in Thailand – a better alternative
I wanted to share a story about our experience at the Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai, Thailand and help you discover a better alternative to the many elephant rides in Thailand. Ethical travel is something we care deeply about and we hope to convince you to find a better alternative to riding elephants in Thailand.
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