Articles written by: Kraig Becker

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Is Adventure Tourism the Answer for Haiti?

Haiti isn’t the first place that springs to mind when travelers consider a Caribbean escape. In fact, the country that was wracked by a massive earthquake in 2010 and has consistently contended with high levels of poverty for decades, generally isn’t considered at all. But one adventure travel company hopes [...]

Why The Ebola Outbreak Shouldn’t Keep You From Traveling in Africa

Why The Ebola Outbreak Shouldn’t Keep You From Traveling in Africa

Without a doubt, one of the biggest news stories of the year thus far has been the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa. The virus has spread across Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia, with a few cases being reported in Senegal and Nigeria too. To date, more than 7200 people [...]

Mālama Honua: A Three Year Voyage to Save the World

Mālama Honua: A Three Year Voyage to Save the World

A pair of traditional Polynesian double-hulled canoes have launched an epic three-year voyage to circumnavigate the globe in order to share an important message about protecting the environment. Dubbed the Mālama Honua voyage after the Hawaiian concept of living in harmony with nature and the planet, the expedition hopes to [...]

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6 Tech Items That Are Changing the Way We Travel

Technology has had an undeniable impact on how we travel, and in recent years gadgets such as smartphones, tablets, and digital cameras have all added convenience and comfort while on the road. But those devices are just the tip of the iceberg in terms of technology items that are poised [...]

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The 7 Best Destinations on the Planet to View Wildlife

One of the best elements of travel is that it gives us the opportunity to see things that we normally wouldn’t encounter in our daily lives. For some, that means strolling through the Louvre, completely surrounded by some of the most famous works of art that mankind has ever produced. [...]

Top Ten Things To Do In Australia’s Northern Territory

Top Ten Things To Do In Australia’s Northern Territory

By Kraig Becker Catch A Sunset On Darwin Harbor Located on Australia’s northern coastline, Darwin is a bustling community with plenty to offer visitors. The city has a raucous nightlife, fine dining and a laid back vibe that is uniquely Australian. But the city also happens to boast some of [...]