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A Beginner’s Guide to Chilean Wine

Once upon a time, you’d grab a so-so $9 Cabernet from Chile to bring to a housewarming, or sip a glass of just-okay Chilean Chardonnay at a wedding and not think twice about it. I have some good news: today’s Chilean wine scene has gotten more quality-focused, and more and more of Chile’s wines are unique, interesting, and delicious. Many producers—notably Veramonte and Emiliana—have made strong commitments to organic and biodynamic agriculture, and winemakers are busy exploring the country’s old vines and unique terroir.

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Chile's Humboldt Current: Sustainable Fishing for Healthy Oceans (360° Video)

Chile’s Humboldt Current is one of the planet’s richest marine environments and one of its top 10 fish producers. But over exploitation is depleting Chile’s ocean. Watch it in 360-degree video.

Tourism Boards Still Aren’t Sold on 360-Degree Destination Videos

Whether it’s in a Facebook newsfeed or on a trade show floor, 360-degree videos have been increasing in numbers over the past two years. Tourism boards and convention bureaus see potential in these videos, but are still learning how to best present them to travelers.

Virtual Reality in Tourism becoming more real

At a time when tourism is becoming increasingly "experiential", interactive immersion is becoming a driving factor in the purchasing experience of tourism clients. Virtual reality in tourism plays an important role.

10 Great Gay Hotspots Around the World

Adam Groffman from Travels of Adam has visited some of the world’s most popular LGBT-friendly destinations. In this post, he shares his top 10 gay-friendly hotspots — selected for their history of activism, the number of diverse LGBT events they host, and the fact that they’re just really cool cities.