ethics, Myanmar, travel

Thoughts on Being an Ethical Traveller Part 2

Social impacts of travelling are important but can be complex. Here are some thoughts on how one might be an ethical traveller.

adventure, ethics, travel

What Is An Ethical Traveller?

During my most recent sojourn to Myanmar, I thought about what it means to be an ethical traveller. As a person who strives to live a responsible life - both environmentally and socially, is it possible to continue this as a tourist? While on holiday, these aspirations don't disappear for me, but the challenges are sometimes different and the boundaries between 'right' and 'wrong' become blurred.

adventure, Human rights, Myanmar, travel

Deciding to go to Myanmar

Exploring reasons for deciding to travel to Myanmar and what I discovered about the people, culture and food.