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Tourism Boards Still Aren’t Sold on 360° 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.

El Tatio Geysers

El Tatio is ringed by volcanoes and fed by over 80 gurgling geysers and a hundred gassy fumaroles. Watch the 360° video about this amazing place.
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The 25 places you must visit in South America

Heading to South America for the first time? Don’t want to miss any of the places you must visit in South America? No worries! We’ve put together a list of the best places to see and visit in South America…
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Studying? 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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An Inside Look At Living and Working in Saudi Arabia

Ceil Tulloch has been working abroad teaching English abroad for the past 11 years and most recently has been teaching in Saudi Arabia. In this interview, she shares her experience with life and work in Saudi Arabia as well as tips for starting a career as an English teacher.
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10 Awesome Destinations for Solo Female Travelers

Whether you’re hitting the road for the first time or the tenth, there are a few places in the world that stand out as great options for women travelers. In her latest column, Kristin Addis shares her favorite destinations for female travelers – and why they can’t be missed.
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How To Plan a Trip to a Place Your Know Nothing About

For the first time in a long time, I am going to a place I know nothing about… and I’m thrilled! Normally, if I have enough of a basic understanding of a place, I just wing it, but Sri Lanka required some work. Here’s how to plan a trip in a destination you know nothing about.

Where Can I Find The Best Travel Deals?

There are incredible travel deals happening all the time. In this post, I share with you where I go to get the best flight, hotel, tour deals when I’m looking to travel – and the one site that you should never ever use when you are planning a trip!