Category: <span>Travel</span>

10 Eco Travel Destinations in Africa to Tick Off Your Bucket List

10 Eco Travel Destinations in Africa to Tick Off Your Bucket List

Africa is a traveler’s absolute delight not just because the continent permits an enjoyment of complete anonymity but also because of its very many unfamiliar territories and cultures. A vast and highly diverse continent full of fascinating cultures, dramatic scenery and extraordinary wildlife, Africa offers incredible travel experiences that can’t be found elsewhere in the...

Enjoy Them While You Can? The Ecotourism Challenge Facing Australia’s Favourite Islands

Enjoy Them While You Can? The Ecotourism Challenge Facing Australia’s Favourite Islands

I fell for Kangaroo Island from my first visit. I recall standing on a headland on the island’s southern coast, near Remarkable Rocks (a popular tourist site), and being awestruck by the Southern Ocean. The island (Australia’s third-largest after Tasmania and Melville Island) is one of 16 designated National Landscapes and arguably South Australia’s greatest...

A Guide to the Best Eco-Friendly Van Life Essentials: Gadgets, Gear and Accessories

A Guide to the Best Eco-Friendly Van Life Essentials: Gadgets, Gear and Accessories

When you buy through our links, we may earn fees from our affiliate partners. Learn more. For more than six years, our beloved second-hand Volkswagen van has been there for us as we travelled through drought-ridden agricultural regions, escaped to serene coastal towns, road-tripped Australia’s east coast, and spent many days sleeping under its solid steel frame...

Planning an Adventure-Packed 2021? Reduce Your Eco Footprint with our Zero Waste Travel Checklist

Planning an Adventure-Packed 2021? Reduce Your Eco Footprint with our Zero Waste Travel Checklist

After 2020’s pandemic clipped our travel wings, no doubt many of you will be planning an adventure-filled 2021, whether your travel itinerary involves jet-setting to a remote eco travel destination in the Philippines, a local staycation or even travelling the coastline #vanlife style. Don’t have any travel plans per se but do a daily commute...

Give Stories Not Stuff: Why Tinggly is the Perfect Experience Gift for Christmas

Give Stories Not Stuff: Why Tinggly is the Perfect Experience Gift for Christmas

This post was sponsored by Tinggly.  As Christmas approaches, consumerism reaches a frenzied peak egged on by societal expectations, peer pressure and clever marketing. With the purchase of gifts, food and drinks, decorations and single-use drinkware and tableware, Christmas is undoubtedly the most wasteful holiday of the year. However, pushing back on gift giving particularly...

These Are the Best Eco-Friendly, Vegan and Ethical Camera Bags and Accessories

These Are the Best Eco-Friendly, Vegan and Ethical Camera Bags and Accessories

When you buy through our links, we may earn fees from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Whether you’ve just picked up photography as a hobby, are starting your own ethical and sustainable fashion blog and need some camera gear or just need one for a weekend trip away, these conscious brands are making ethical and eco-friendly camera bags...

Africa is Not a Country: Dispelling Common Stereotypes and Western Narratives of Africa

Africa is Not a Country: Dispelling Common Stereotypes and Western Narratives of Africa

In the year 2014, the African Students Association of Ithaca College in New York launched a photo campaign called ‘The Real Africa: Fight the Stereotype’. The purpose of this social media initiative was to educate and raise awareness about the common stereotypes surrounding Africa and its people; misunderstandings like Africa being a country rather than...

12 Tips for a Zero Waste Picnic and Plastic-Free BBQ

12 Tips for a Zero Waste Picnic and Plastic-Free BBQ

When you buy through our links, we may earn fees from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Pandemic lockdown restrictions are finally being lifted and you’re itching to enjoy a romantic picnic at the park or organising a barbecue cook up at the local beach. Instead of stopping by the supermarket and purchasing a heap of single-use...