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How “Going With The Flow” Inspired This Volunteer Traveler

BY RYAN WESTERN I woke up during my first morning and was directed to a water taxi that would take me to an island from which the school bus water taxi would pick me up. I did not know whom I was to meet, what they looked like, or where I was going immediately or […]

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Krabi, Thailand’s Island Getaway Made For Animal Lovers

BY LAURA PATERSON Koh Lanta is a small island located about 70 km off the coast of Krabi Town in Southern Thailand. While it is hardly an untouched paradise that has only been visited by intrepid backpackers, it is still one of the most chilled out islands to relax on in Thailand. Koh Lanta has […]

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Leonardo DiCaprio Transforms His Private Island Into An Eco-Friendly Resort

BY TEAM JST Photo: privateislandsmag.com Leonardo DiCaprio is extending his push for environmental activism further by transforming his private island, Blackadore Caye, off of Belize into an eco-friendly luxury resort. According to The New York Times, the multi-nominated Academy Awards star’s vision of a luxury resort will include artificial reefs and manatee homes. In 2005, DiCaprio […]

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Gilad Goren

How This Entrepreneur Is Surfing The Mouth Of The Bull

BY GILAD GOREN ISLAND LIFE Everything is just a BIT more difficult here in Bocas del Toro, a blisteringly colorful archipelago of islands, cays and islets set in the northern edge of Panama’s Caribbean coast. The town’s only ATM is out of cash. The stores are out of eggs. Even Bananas, ironically the staple crop […]

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This Surfer Finds Meaning Between Waves & Doing Good

BY GRIFFIN HULKOWER Finding Common Ground: Reflections Between Waves in Bocas Del Toro  One of the main reasons that I chose to come to Bocas was the close proximity of good waves and good vibes. My gap year is feeling triumphant as I continue to have great experiences on the road. With regards to the […]

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Pharrell Williams, Al Gore Taking “Live Earth Concert” To The Next Level

BY JST NEWS Courtesy: YouTube 6 continents, 24 hours. This is going to be huge! And groundbreaking. Al Gore and Pharrell Williams have been working on an incredible way to raise awareness for climate change. Live Earth Concert – The Road To Paris will take place on June 18, as it was announced on Wednesday […]

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#GivingTuesday: 10 Holiday Travel Gifts That Keep On Giving

BY TEAM JST SHOP Sseko Wanderlust Package here Today is all about #GivingTuesday! After “getting” lots this weekend on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, what’s better than #GivingTuesday when you combine it with shop ’til you drop mentality? The best part about this list is that every item is travel-inspired. From the perfect bag for wanderlusts, […]

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