Christian Jones

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20 Amazing Places to Hike in South America

Save Place<p>Latin America<p>Do you go down to the beach via ladder, or just sit on the cliff and get lulled into a trance with with rhythm of the waves? …

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Sustainable Real Estate: Environment and Cost Friendly

Increasingly real estate developers and residents are favoring sustainable real estate for not only their eco-friendliness, but also for their ability to cut down monthly electric bills.<p>LEED certification, the most widespread version of sustainable building since its implementation in the '90s, …

Patagonia settlers wanted 'a new Wales in South America'

A Gwynedd woman has spoken of her ancestor's "dream" of setting up a Welsh colony in Argentina 150 years ago.<p>Michael D Jones was a visionary behind the move that saw 153 people from Wales sail from Liverpool to Patagonia on the ship Mimosa to establish Y Wladfa in 1865.<p>His …

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Places You Need to See Before You Die

So much to see, so little time--there are no shortage of amazing sights on this planet and you probably won't get to see all of them, so how do you decide which ones to visit?<p>Whether or not you have a formal bucket list, you've likely made a mental list of places you want to go and things you'd …

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Five Kinds Of Off-Grid Living

Do you love minimalism and simple living? The ultimate would be to reduce or eliminate your need to use the grid. Without the cost or worry of …

9 experiences you can only have in Argentina

OUT OF THE last 10 years of my life, I’ve lived in four different parts of Argentina. I’ve learned (and am still learning) how culturally, musically, …

Top adventures in Laos

With its dense forests, limestone caves and endless waterways, Laos is a dream destination for intrepid travellers seeking an off-the-beaten-track corner of Asia.<p>Whether it's kayaking, cycling, rock climbing, ziplining between tree houses or exploring temple ruins – you can choose your own …

10 Ancient Archaeological Sites for Your World Travel Bucket List

Shares 7K<p>Typically, when ancient archaeological sites get some form of development, it’s a benefit.<p>With development comes better controlled access …

Travel Directory and Resources List for RTW

Resources<p>Travel Directory – some useful Travel Resources<p>I’ve put together a mish mash of links and other Travel Resources to create this <b>Travel</b> …

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The Last Sea Turtle Refuge: Padre Ramos Estuary, Nicaragua

This article was published by our friends at The International Ecotourism Society, who have agreed to its republication here. View the original …

Your Weekly Travel Zen: Argentina

This week's <i>Moment of Travel Zen</i> comes to us from Alessandro Tomassetti. Of his trip to Argentina he says:<p>Two years ago I traveled around the world and snapped pictures and blogged all along the way. There were zen moments in all the countries I visited but one that stands out was during a hike to …

Personal Travel Maps: Create Your Own Custom Maps Online

One of my earliest travel memories has nothing to do with backpacks or trans-continental trips. It's about personal travel maps, and the power they …

Solo Travel Destination: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

<i>We are pleased to present a new Solo Travel Destination Post from Francesca, a member of the Solo Travel Society on Facebook. Francesca is from the</i> …

Top 10 Places to Teach English Abroad for First Timers

In recent years, English has emerged triumphant as the global language for international communication. Looking back, it hasn’t always been this way. …

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