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/ Culture

21 Jul 2014

 

Festival-goers at this year's Womad will have the chance to delve deeper into sound with a new stage exploring audio intricacies

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

16 Jul 2014

 

For a responsible family holiday to the Catalan coast, Alice Grahame takes the new Paris-Barcelona train, and doesn’t compromise on her principles

 
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/ Sport

15 Jul 2014

 

With more sportspeople coming out about their sexuality and increasing tolerance from fans, Ben Whitford looks at how the global sporting community is responding to the need for equality

 
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/ Media, Positive Perspective

10 Jul 2014

 

The media should drop its claims of impartiality and instead use its influence transparently to facilitate positive changes in society, argues Tom Lawson

 
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/ Sport

09 Jul 2014

 

All the attention may be on Brazil this summer, but in Denmark a version of football that requires cooperation between teams is being pioneered. Will Simpson reports from the first ever Three-Sided Football World Cup

 
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/ Culture

04 Jul 2014

 

Debbie So reviews Time on Our Side, a book that advocates a shorter working week

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

02 Jul 2014

 

After years of isolation Myanmar is now open to tourists. Sustainable tourism expert Richard Brownsdon makes a visit and comes back with tips on how to see it responsibly

 
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/ Positive Travel

25 Jun 2014

 

Both NASA and Richard Branson plan to push exploration into space this year. But there is a more sustainable way to view the heavens, reports Naomi Tolley from Europe's first Dark Skies Reserve

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

18 Jun 2014

 

What would you do if you could do anything? Jamie Bowlby-Whiting asked himself the same question and decided he wanted to be ... a pirate

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

04 Jun 2014

 

Environmentalist Matt Mellen travels across Cambodia in search of the endangered Mekong River dolphin, and finds the inspiration to fight for their protection

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

21 May 2014

 

Health, career, spiritual practice: there are many facets to a happy life. Caroline Sylger Jones chooses five very different retreats to reignite all aspects of your inner glow

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

07 May 2014

 

In Iceland, a revolutionary sustainable tourism project lets tourists descend into the magma chamber of a volcano. Aaron Millar steadies his nerve and checks it out

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

06 May 2014

 

Travel operator Headwater, which is supporting Positive Travel, uses a scoring system to help people find the most sustainable walking and cycling holidays – giving sustainable travel a more measurable meaning

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

23 Apr 2014

 

In a rare interview with a Japanese Shugendō monk, Aaron Millar learns about this extreme and uniquely eastern form of nature worship

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

11 Apr 2014

 

One problem, one solution, one week. A new volunteering travel initiative sets its sights on universal primary education

 
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/ Media

07 Apr 2014

 

A groundbreaking journalism project allows local citizens around the world to bolster their communities, learn new skills and break vital news stories that might otherwise go unnoticed

 
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/ Media

03 Apr 2014

 

The employment glass ceiling has long been off-limits to women in Saudi Arabia, but it’s hoped that this new appointment will strike within it a tiny crack that turns into an open door

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

26 Mar 2014

 

During six months of hitchhiking around Europe, Jamie Bowlby-Whiting puts his trust in the inherent goodness of the world, and it delivers

 
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/ Culture

25 Mar 2014

 

A raw food diet sounds like it would be good for you, but probably involves too much time and effort, right? Not so, Claudia Cahalane discovers on a raw food beginners’ course

 
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/ Positive Travel, Positive Travel Blog

12 Mar 2014

 

The 10 most ethical destinations to visit in the year ahead