Gone are the days when luggage was just a way to transport clothes and other personal items from one destination to the next.
Why we love Global Mamas: Global Mamas is a Ghanaian fair trade company that was founded in 2003. The organization empowers its workers, known as mamas, by paying them a fair wage for their crafts and helping them realize their ability to be financially independent, support their families, send their children to school, and improve their health.
Every year $5 billion of usable medications are destroyed, flushed down the toilet or dumped. SIRUM, a California-based nonprofit organization that facilitates the donations of medications, is working towards getting health facilities, pharmacies and hospitals, manufacturers and wholesalers, and others in the industry to donate these unopened unexpired medications to people in need.
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Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.
There’s a Dreamer in All of Us
BY RACHEL WALLACE In Seattle, Wash., public bus passengers have the opportunity to get a special sense of community out of their commute.
By Chelsea Stuart In a day and age where you can sail around the world on a ship outfitted with a full shopping mall, wave pool, and ice skating rink, it seems as though the coupling of ‘sustainable’ and ‘cruise’ may serve only an oxymoronic purpose.
By Maria Russo The whistling willows called out as the cool ocean breeze flowed through their spindly fingers and over the misty mountain.
This accessible guide, put together by Mohammed of Fabulous Morocco Holidays (FMH), is dedicated to the art, culture and traditions of Marrakech. On your first day here, seeing this is a must: Djemaa el Fna Square during the day and at night.
By Jessica Festa Let me preface this article by saying Punta Cana is very much a resort destination. In fact, the area is owned by PUNTACANA Resort & Club – who purchased and built it up 45 years ago — including all of the hotels in the area, not to mention the ecological reserve, stores, beaches, village…even the airport.
By Chelsea Stuart If you haven’t heard of Geocaching, don’t fret, we’re here to fill you in on this international, recreational scavenger hunt.
Thinking about relocating to Europe or Southeast Asia? Find out what countries are the most and least expensive in each region (there’s definitely a couple of surprises).
(Image via Uga Jungle Beach) By Marina Starkey With the brunt of winter upon us, we’re all plotting our next escape.
By Marina Starkey Whether you roll your eyes at the thought of it or get excited about receiving chocolates and flowers from your sweetie, Valentine’s Day is a holiday we all have to get through in one way or another.
By Maria Russo MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA – The first Nexus Caribbean Youth Summit commenced on Thursday evening at the Half Moon Resort with a cocktail reception led by speeches from thought leaders and philanthropists such as Adam Stewart, CEO and Deputy Chairman of Sandals Resorts International; Doug Balfour, owner and CEO of Geneva Global; Richard Powell, Chairman of the RMP Foundation; Zachary Harding, President of the Phoenix Group; and Jamaican-born Gordon Swaby, CEO and founder of EduFocal Limited.
(Market image via Shutterstock) London is one of the most culturally diverse cities the world over. Not only does this bring an interesting mix of knowledge, languages and traditions, but it also allows for some serious eats from around the world.
By Matthew Barker The explosive growth of ‘voluntourism’ over recent years has offered a reassuring glimpse of the conscience of many modern travellers while simultaneously raising new concerns over who really benefits from this burgeoning industry.
This post was originally published on our sister site, Humanity Unified About a month ago, the HU team spent some time thinking about initiatives that could spread kindness among people in a way that is easy, fun and inspiring.