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For most countries, staying isolated is not an option they can afford long-term, and experts predict it's just a matter of time before other countries create travel bubbles of their own. Countries are searching for pair-up partners, that appear to have their outbreaks under control, Globe Aware will be staying…

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  • Source CNN
Sunday, 26 April 2020 12:24

Coronavirus will reshape travel

Coronavirus will change your next volunteer vacation because you may be paying less for travel, and there will be more flexibility. Larger gatherings like festivals and concerts will not be at the forefront of many people's travel plans. Coronavirus will reshape your next trip, for better or worse. Here's what…

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  • Source USAToday
Thursday, 23 April 2020 15:30

Thailand's rare sea turtles make a comeback

While the number of tourists on Thai beaches have fallen, the number of rare sea turtle has grown! Coronavirus lockdown boosts numbers of Thailand's rare sea turtles Largest number of nests of leatherbacks found in two decades as beaches emptied Reuters Thailand has discovered the largest number of nests of…

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  • Source Reuters
Wednesday, 01 April 2020 12:24

Explore Art & Culture During Quarantine

You Can Now Tour 2,500 World-Famous Museums From the Comfort of Your Own Sofa By McKinley CorbleyGood News NetworkMar 17, 2020 If you have suddenly found yourself confined to your home during the COVID-19 shutdowns, Google has launched an ingenious new service that allows art lovers to get their culture…

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  • Source Good News Network
Coronavirus: a message from GoAbroad’s founder to travelers Dear Travelers & GoAbroad Community, We are still here. Our employees are working from home, but they are still hard at work to help make meaningful travel possible. We have heard from many of you, and know that some of you are…

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A little Irish cheer on this St. Patrick’s Day thanks to some rescue pups and a coffee shop. Enjoy! This Coffee Company Helps Save Rescue Pups — And They Have St. Patrick’s Day Goodies, Too By Morgan SmithMarch 16, 2020People When’s the last time you skipped the long line at a coffee…

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A light story about a world-traveler and her pet ferret. Enjoy! This hiking ferret has summited 11 of Colorado's highest peaks Oliver enjoys camping, kayaking, touring national parks and napping (when he's not stealing pens and socks). March 13, 2020By Jen ReederSource: TODAY When paramedic Lauren Smith “impulse-bought” a baby…

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  • Source NBC Today Show
Grandparents have little in common with their grandchildren, or so it seems. It may just take a shared experience such as a volunteer vacation in Guatemala to brdge the generational gap.  Memories worth making The gap in relating with grandchildren has grown so much wider in the last couple of…

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  • Source Grandparents Day Magazine
Largley rural with an agricultural economy, the small South Pacific island nation is a happy nation.    Despite being prone to natural disasters, this Pacific archipelago's unique combination of sustainability and tradition makes it one of the happiest places in the world. By Bill Code10 February 2020BBC Travel One of…

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  • Source BBC Travel
Thursday, 05 March 2020 13:03

Top-trending Travel Locations 2020

India has many wonderful, magical travel destinations. Globe Aware offers volunteer vacations in this diverse, culturally-significant country. Kochi or Cochin was voted the year’s trending destinations in the TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards 2020. By Clinton Moodle Feb 27, 2020Source: IOL The city in southwest India's coastal Kerala state saw the…

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  • Source IOL
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