Impact Travel

Backcountry Experiences with Maine Huts and Trails

*Disclosure: I was a guest of Maine Huts and Trails however all opinions are my own* I recently slept in a sleeping bag for the first time in my life. Not just in a sleeping bag but in a hut with bunk rooms in the middle of Maine. After learning about Maine Huts and Trails a year ago, I couldn’t wait to check out this organization. A non profit whose mission is...

7 Ways to Be a More Responsible Traveler

Understanding how you can make a difference through responsible travel isn’t as difficult as it may seem.ย I went straight to the experts with a question I often receive. “How can I be a more responsible traveler?”. Jessica Hansen, Global Engagement and Education Manager, from Kiva.org and Kelley Louise, Executive Director at the Impact Travel...

New Caledonia โ€“ A Perfect Holiday Destination for Mindful Families

Guest Post byย Marie Nieves Mass tourism is becoming increasingly popular in the modern world, but luckily, so is mindful travel. While there is no way to defeat the corporate monster that is the hotel industry, there are numerous ways conscious parents can instill positive habits in their children and create a healthy little microcosm of mindfulness. Yes, families...