Stay Home Now, Travel Tomorrow

Are you starting to go a little stir crazy from sheltering in place, and day dreaming about the time you can get out and explore the world? Us too! If you have a little extra cash to play with, now is a great time to book a trip to the Galapagos Islands! There are loads […]

COVID-19 Updates: March 13, 2020

Like you, we are concerned about how the COVID-19 pandemic may affect the health and well-being of our travelers and the people in the local destinations you will visit. We also know many of you have questions about how this pandemic may impact your upcoming trip. As we all know, this situation is changing rapidly […]

President of Costa Rica Named One of Time Magazine’s “100 Rising Stars That Will Change the World”

Costa Rica has been leading the way for sustainable tourism for decades, starting with the formation of reserves and parks in the 1960s and 70s. They are now leading the world in their policies to address climate change. “Since becoming President in 2018, President Alvarado has established a bold path for Costa Rica, setting targets […]

We All Need To Be Climate Activists

Here is what I wrote this weekend about Friday’s climate strike in Bozeman, including the text of my speech for the rally: Thanks for Joining the Global Climate Strike in Bozeman! Friday morning, as a cold rain started to fall in Bozeman, so too fell the hopes of those of us who had worked for […]

How to Choose a Water Filter for Your International Trip

Single use plastic is a problem everywhere in the world, but it is an especially large problem in major tourism destinations in developing countries, where waste disposal is limited and recycling is virtually nonexistent. Plastic water bottles are a huge issue, as in a lot of places, the tap water is unsafe to drink. You […]

It’s Time to Talk About Climate Change

The First Step To Addressing Climate Change is to Have Conversations About Climate Change, No Matter How Uncomfortable Hey travelers, it’s finally time we have that uncomfortable talk. Yes, the one about… climate change. If you saw news of October 2018’s IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) report you know that the situation is dire and […]