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Banana Backpacks: Supporting Education & Clean Water in Cambodia

Banana Backpacks: Supporting Education & Clean Water in Cambodia

By: Anika Funk A Heart for Cambodia Travel is full of defining moments. Growing up with a family who spent months overseas in Indonesia, these experiences marked me from a young age. There was one particular moment, however, that truly defined both my path and […]

50 Photos that Will Make You Want to Travel to Thailand

50 Photos that Will Make You Want to Travel to Thailand

Booking.com Just over two years ago I spent a month in Thailand with my best friend Carley and it was one of the best months ever. I have a couple of friends who have both recently been to Thailand and seeing their photos made me […]

Blogger Recognition Award: Just Leaving Footprints

Blogger Recognition Award: Just Leaving Footprints

This post is pretty late but a while ago I was nominated for the Blogger Recognition Award by Rated by Hannah! I am so excited because last year, Just Leaving Footprints also won the Liebster Award as well! This post contains affiliate links. Should you […]

16 of the Top Vegetarian & Vegan Meals Around the World

16 of the Top Vegetarian & Vegan Meals Around the World

Booking.com Travel has shown me so many beautiful places but also has opened my eyes to what a huge problem the environment is currently facing. Aside from offsetting my carbon on flights I decided to start living a more sustainable lifestyle to better care for […]

The Best Eco-Friendly Gifts for Every Traveler You Know

The Best Eco-Friendly Gifts for Every Traveler You Know

Do you know someone who LOVES to travel? Chances are you do, because really, who doesn’t love to travel? Maybe you know someone who loves to travel AND is super into saving the environment. Or maybe you just want to start purchasing more eco-friendly products […]

Where to Stay in Jasper: Snoozing at The Sleepy Bear Inn

Where to Stay in Jasper: Snoozing at The Sleepy Bear Inn

My recent long weekend trip to Jasper was nothing short of breath taking. We were completely surrounded by majestic white peaks, pine trees and a cute village to explore. After long days of hiking and exploring it was so wonderful to be able to relax […]

Sustainable Alternatives to Typical Forms of Animal Tourism

Sustainable Alternatives to Typical Forms of Animal Tourism

Alternatives to Animal Tourism Why do we need animal tourism alternatives in the first place? The tourism industry has been known for its abuse of animals. Most zoos and other popular forms of interacting with wild animals around the world are not sustainable. Read along […]

How to Plan a Surprise Trip for Someone

How to Plan a Surprise Trip for Someone

Booking.com Is it your SO’s birthday? Are you celebrating an anniversary or wanting to blow your best friend away with the best Christmas gift ever? Above all else, do you and your special someone love to travel? Then perhaps it’s really time to treat them […]

Before You Go Checklist: How To Prepare for Long Term Travel

Before You Go Checklist: How To Prepare for Long Term Travel

Booking.com So you’ve decided you’re ready for long term travel! Maybe you’re jetting off to explore Europe for a few months. Perhaps you are getting ready to study abroad in Chile or about to head to Thailand for some backpacking, a gap-year or a work-abroad placement. […]

Coyoacán, Mexico City: Exploring Frida Kahlo’s City

Coyoacán, Mexico City: Exploring Frida Kahlo’s City

Booking.com Coyoacán is a beautiful small part of Mexico City steeped in rich Mexican history. My last week in week in Mexico (for now anyway) was two weeks ago and I was determined to make the most of it. I insisted that my fiancé, Arturo and […]