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Tangier, Meeting Point for Tolerance

Tangier, Meeting Point for Tolerance

Given the long tradition of religious freedom in the Kingdom of Morocco, the time honored presence of the Jewish community is very much evident in the country. At present, the community exists to confirm the importance of a multi-cultural society that King Mohammed VI encourages. The Morocco king’s strategic resolve was to present democratic reforms and streamline… more

The Richness of Travel

The Richness of Travel

There is a saying, “Traveling is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.” Travel offers you things you cannot buy, like memories. It’s something you can’t buy with money – the feeling and the time you spent some place new, doing an activity that is so new to you, giving you your life’s firsts. Travel… more

BUILDING TOLERANCE THROUGH TRAVEL

BUILDING TOLERANCE THROUGH TRAVEL

The faster we get to know other people’s culture, the sooner we can attain world peace. Travel is a more than just a learning experience, it’s also a movement – a revolution. You see, if more of the population travel, more people will discover the world’s culture. Indeed, social awareness can also happen through books and media… more

Travel to Build Trust and Tolerance

Travel to Build Trust and Tolerance

  Respect. Tolerance. Unity. Peace. In today’s world, our next generation rests on these values they understand and regarded. We owe to our children to teach them how to put these concepts into practice. First-hand learning which travel can offer will provide opportunities to our kids to understand to learn these values and apply them along the… more

How to Travel with a Purpose

How to Travel with a Sense of Purpose

Have you ever experienced going back home from a long period of travel filled with a renewed sense of purpose? Frequent travelers believe that travel can change a person to become better. This means that in his journey comes many realizations about the world and the people. You begin to realize there’s more to what travel can… more

Four Surefire Ways Travel Makes You Smarter

Four Surefire Ways Travel Makes You Smarter

Our experiences when we travel create some neurological connections in our brain, making us quick to respond, think logically and act on problem-solving more effectively. It drives us to reflect differently, embracing unique cultural practices. You’re only as smart as your experience, so if you don’t challenge yourself to move out of your comfort zone, you are… more

People who Travel are more Creative and Open-Minded

People who Travel are more Creative and Open-Minded

We have already tackled on previous posts that traveling makes us a happier person. It uplifts our quality of life, that is why it is highly encouraged that even the average work force should spend time traveling some place new. As there’s a saying, “Traveling is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.” The world… more

The Journey Back Home

The Journey Back Home

Ibn Battuta’s junk set sailed from China and back to Samudra on the island of Sumatra. He settled for a few weeks together with the sultan and continued to Quilon before to Calicut. He also considered going back to Muhammad Tughluq, his past Delhi employer and simply throw himself at his mercy. But Ibn Battuta feared for… more

Achieving Peace Through Tourism

Achieving Peace Through Tourism

Being one of the world’s biggest industry, tourism has a huge influence on many social communities. While this influence is constantly looked in terms of economic impact, many researchers believe that certain kind of tourism can carry out peace or lessen, at least, the possible chances for conflicts. These positive effects, however, does not come from corporate… more

Dalai Lama: On Travel and Happiness

Dalai Lama: On Travel and Happiness

“Trust leads to happy days and happy lives.” Dalai Lama was asked about how traveling the world can lead to peace and gave this short meaningful answer: Travel teaches us to trust. For many young and modern day backpackers, the very mere fact that you are traveling to a far away place is happiness in itself. The… more