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Being a Good Traveler: Visiting Boracay Post-Rehabilitation

Being a Good Traveler: Visiting Boracay Post-Rehabilitation

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The most beautiful places on earth will only continue to be so if managed properly. The recent closing of Boracay Island, a Philippine paradise with nine beaches, covering a 4-kilometer stretch of white sand and blue sea, was an eye-opener to the other side of travel – footprints from tourists and locals alike could leave an undesirable mark. Nevertheless, it is good news that the island will open its gates for travel, six months after the start of rehabilitation. This time, we foresee changes in the way that travel and environmental concerns are addressed in the island. Travel and Waste Management The decision to call for action was made when the Philippine president came to the island and saw the plethora of garbage that are infesting rivers (and other places we never see on
How to Make the Most of Your Solo Travel

How to Make the Most of Your Solo Travel

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Visiting a place where you have no friends and family can be terrifying. Traveling with groups is great, but solo travel has an allure of its own, with gems along the way that you won’t find anywhere else. If you’re wondering how solo packers make it and how they’ve established connections, second homes, and genuine relationships in the places that they visited alone, read on and learn about the backbones of an unforgettable solo travel. Do: Plan an Itinerary; Don’t: Follow your itinerary It’s important to know about flight dates, hours, hotel check-ins and check-outs, and have a solid grasp of where you need to be and what you might want to do at specific times of the day. When you get to your destination, though, it’s important to just live in the moment. See new places on foot,