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Sydney is a thriving metropolis with all the attributes of a world-class city. Culture, culinary and a dash of chaos are part of the cosmopolitan cocktail. Thankfully, it presents a laidback parallel reality courtesy of its water-rich location. Sydney…

On Vancouver Island, you needn’t go far to be immersed in untouched wilderness. The island’s crown jewel is Tofino, with its wide sweeps of sea, unblemished stretches of sand and endless sky, all fringed by an emerald forest. To…

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We may be partial but oM firmly believes one of the best ways to explore the beauty of our planet is by train. Train journeys  offer a chance to see some of the most spectacular, historic and rustic scenery…

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We’ve all heard of New Zealand’s Great Walks, but what about their Great Trails? A new initiative to bring contiguous long distance bike trails to New Zealand, NZ Cycle Trail, now supports adventurers ready to explore the gorgeous countryside by…

Bermuda is known for it’s pink-sand beaches, fabulous coastline and British-infused traditions, all just a speedy 90-minute plane ride from NYC. This Atlantic island is a playground for travelers seeking adventures with an eco-edge. The lush and lovely setting…

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For travelers looking to score a holiday bargain, Cyber Monday is becoming a post-Thanksgiving tradition that rivals turkey and football. Here are some of the eco-aware hotel and resort discounts we’ve uncovered.

Fernie Alpine Resort

If you’ve been finding yourself daydreaming about your next ski vacation, I have the perfect itinerary to cure your powder fever. Fernie B.C. is the perfect Canadian winter escape, balancing history with modern comforts and ruggedness with charm. I…

If Peru’s Inca Heartland isn’t on your vacation radar, it’s time to get acquainted. Trekking the Inca Trail tops many bucket lists but there are numerous unforgettable experiences to be had in this stunningly beautiful part of Peru. The…