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The Ultimate Guide to Meaningful Travel in Myanmar

Ever since people started visiting Myanmar, meaningful travel has been paramount to preserving its communities and unparalleled natural beauty.<p>As …

Marine Conservation

Judge Orders Historic Hearing on Climate Science

If you turn on the news, you might think that climate science has been on trial for decades. But now a San Francisco judge will give it an official …

Fossil Fuels

Report Reveals 15 Seafood Companies Are Responsible for Killing 100,000 Whales, Dolphins, and Turtles Every Year! - One Green Planet

The international animal welfare non-profit organization, World Animal Protection, just released a new report titled, “Ghosts Beneath the Waves,” …

Turtles

Hakone Heights, Marvelous Mt. Fuji & Gyoza in Gora

17th January 2018 by Stephen • 8 min read<p>Hakone Heights, Marvelous Mt. Fuji & Gyoza in Gora<p><i>In some respects, Hakone might be likened to Brighton!…</i> …

Japan

Top Things to do in Kyoto

2nd February 2018 by Lizzie • 10 min read<p>Top Things to Do in Kyoto<p><i>The serene temple laden cultural Yin to Tokyo’s fast-paced technological Yang,</i> …

Japan

Top ten places to visit in Peru

20th February 2018 by Lizzie • 23 min read<p>Top 10 Places to Visit in Peru<p><i>The soft early morning light glinting off the Incan citadel of Machu Picchu.</i> …

South America

What to expect on the sleeper train in Vietnam

28th February 2018 by Phoenix • 7 min read<p>What to expect on the sleeper train in Vietnam<p>Our very own Team Leader, Phoenix, recently went on a trip to …

Trains

5 travel photography tips for beginners

7th March 2018 by James • 9 min read<p>5 Essential Travel Photography Tips for Beginners<p><b>‘Take only photographs, leave only footprints’</b>, is a great – …

Landscape Photography

5 inspirational women we love

6th March 2018 by Lizzie • 9 min read<p>5 inspirational women we love<p>Started in the early 1900s in the U.S. with women marching through New York City …

Inspiration

4 Reasons to Travel Japan by Bicycle

<b>Authored by Daniele Giannotta</b><p>Japan could easily be considered to be among the world’s most desired destinations. I mean, who hasn’t dreamed of …

Japan

6 planet-friendly companies we LOVE

1st February 2018 by James • 8 min read<p>Six ethical & sustainable companies we love in 2018<p><i>Here at Rickshaw, we work hard with local partners across</i> …

Sustainability

4 Valentine's Day traditions from around the world

12th February 2018 by Lizzie • 5 min read<p>4 Valentine's Day traditions from around the world<p><b>Love.</b> Aaaaah love. What better way to show your affection …

Relationships

Thailand without the beach, why bother?

22nd September 2017 by Vicky • 5 min read<p>Thailand without the beach, why bother?<p><i>If you are not going to feel sand between your toes, surely there is</i> …

Myanmar (Rohingya) - Our Stance

16th October 2017 by James • 2 min read<p>Myanmar (Rohingya) - Our Stance<p>During the last few weeks, we have all been made aware of the awful situation …

Our ultimate guide to Sri Lanka

26th October 2017 by David • 12 min read<p>Ultimate Travel Guide to Sri Lanka<p><i>‘Undoubtedly the finest island in all the world’ were the words</i> …

Getting around Japan & the serendipity of forgetfulness

<i>Train travel in Japan is a sprawling, impressive, stimulating experience all of its’ own, crossing and winding through the entire country; the</i> …

Homestay is where the heart is: A family adventure in Thailand

18th October 2017 by Friends of Rickshaw • 8 min read<p>Homestay is where the heart is – a Thailand family adventure<p><i>Want a more authentic experience for</i> …

6 ethical companies we love

7th August 2017 by James • 7 min read<p>Six Ethical and Sustainable Companies we Love<p><i>Here at Rickshaw, we work hard with local partners across our</i> …

7 Ways To Help Save Endangered Orangutans

15th August 2017 by Hannah • 8 min read<p>7 Ways to Help Save Endangered Orangutans<p><i>Can you imagine a world without orangutans? For us meaningful</i> …

Biodiversity

11 Best Travel Apps Worth Downloading Photos

Photo: Petar Chernaev / Getty Images<p>A good vacation can turn into a nightmare at a moment’s notice if you are ill-equipped for your destination. Language barriers, currency snafus, directional errors—all tiny factors that could put a damper on your trip. Luckily, there is an app for that. Arm …

Apps

Ultimate travel guide to Vietnam

23rd June 2017 by Caroline • 9 min read<p>Ultimate Travel Guide To Vietnam<p><i>Vietnam is fast-paced with food-rich cities and wildly beautiful rice paddies;</i> …

7 Festivals Around The World To Get Your Party On

26th July 2017 by James • 7 min read<p>Best Festivals Around the World<p><i>Love a party? Traditional festivals are a fantastic way to rub shoulders with</i> …

Our 7 Top Holiday Destinations for 2018

4th July 2017 by James • 16 min read<p>Top 7 Holiday Destinations for 2018<p>We may only be still in 2017, but we’re already thinking ahead to the …

Sri Lanka

How to experience Vietnam with meaning

6th June 2017 by Hannah • 6 min read<p>How To Experience Vietnam with Meaning…<p><i>What comes to mind when you think of Vietnam (go on, close your eyes)? Is</i> …

Myanmar/Burma Travel Tips | Know before you go

26th June 2017 by Friends of Rickshaw • 10 min read<p>Myanmar (Burma) - What To Know Before You Go<p><i>One of our Rickshaw Ramblers, Kim, and her husband</i> …