Monthly Archives: July 2014

Travel Slow!

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Slow travel is a great way to experience a new or familiar place. People around the globe are embracing slower travel. From taking a train versus an airplane or staying one week instead of a couple days, slow travel is about embracing the moment and engaging with the local community. There are many advantages to slow travel, one being that it is...

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Visit Amsterdam

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In honor of the victims that lost their lives in the tragedy of Malaysian Airlines flight MH 17 today's blog post will be dedicated to the city from which the flight originated, Amsterdam. A city that I have personally traveled to on several occasions, it is now faced with the repercussions of a horrible catastrophe. Our most heartfelt thoughts ...

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Tour de Charity

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Sporting events make a great travel adventure. As the World Cup ends there are still other events that are ready to heat up your summer. The Tour de France is still getting going. Now in its ninth of twenty one stages, the famed international cycling race takes place annually in July. This year the Tour de France had stages beginning in Yorkshir...

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Be An Eco-friendly Traveller!

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As you set off on your holidays this summer why not make a pledge to be an eco-conscious traveller? Many people around the world make efforts to reduce waste and recycle while at home already, so why not take that mentality on the road as well? Here are a few tips on things you can do to reduce your impact on the environment. 1. Before you go on...

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