#MoreThanATourist, Culture, Food, Travel tips

5 Tips for How to Eat Like a Local

Many travelers are looking to have an immersive and authentic trip and experience life like a local. So, what better way than by eating the local foods? Instead of heading to big chains or restaurants that tourists flock to, get the real experience. Eat like a local and discover the local culture through food. Read on to our find Visit.org’s…

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Seasonal Travel: Best Trips to Fit Your Adventure Needs

Every person has a different schedule with work and other various factors that impede their freetime. So, while most families utilize school breaks or the summer for family travel, many other people book trips during other seasons to avoid high season prices and crowds. If you’re looking for a seasonal travel experience further abroad or closer to home, with cold…

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Culture, Inspiration, Travel tips

Best Multicultural Cities to Visit

Traveling is one of the best ways to discover the local culture of the place you are visiting. However, with an increasing amount of cultural diversity, the culture of many cities are founded on a mixture of various ethnicities, races and religions. New York, London and Paris are three incredible cities that attract a large amount of visitors each year….

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Bogota, Colombia: Discover the City in a Meaningful Way

Bogota, Colombia is in the middle of a very exciting transformation: leaving the past behind, the city is getting ready for a brighter future. To achieve this change, different groups of society are finding new ways to live together and create opportunities for the less fortunate. Drawing on this transformation, the Pocalana Foundation aims to aid the homeless and help…

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5 Reasons You Have To Visit Chiapas in Southern Mexico

In Mexico, instead of venturing out to the beaches of Puerto Vallarta or Cancun this summer, head further south to the state of Chiapas. There, you can relax by a waterfall or river inland. Right by the border of Guatemala, this area has the authentic cultural immersion that serious travelers crave. Chiapas, Mexico is home to beautiful mountains, pristine waterfalls,…

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Packing List: Essentials You Didn’t Know You Needed

Packing for a trip can be daunting. But as seasoned travelers, we at Visit.org are here to help you get your travel packing list together. Of course, anyone who’s been on the road will tell you that the golden rule is to pack light. However, the unspoken caveat is this: don’t skimp on quality. Below, you’ll see how we have divided…

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Visual Storytelling: Photography Tips for Nonprofits

Nonprofits are incredible organizations that support a variety of different causes and hope to make an impact in the world. These organizations tell meaningful stories to inspire others to support their cause. In addition, photos have the power to tell stories as well. Visual storytelling (using photos to tell a story) is a powerful way for nonprofits to increase engagement…

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Inspiration, Responsible tourism

Travel for a Cause: Celebrate the Year of Sustainable Tourism

At Visit.org, we are passionate about making an impact on the world through sustainable travel. And we’re not alone. In fact, the United Nations named 2017 the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development. While conscious travelers are eager to impact local communities through sustainable travel, it can be daunting to plan. Furthermore, there are so many incredible destinations and…

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Inspiration, Responsible tourism

Expert Advice: Why Sustainable Tourism Matters

Jean-Philippe Platroz is one of the most-travelled people in the world. Having visited 170 countries and territories, he ranks #3 in his home country of France. Recently retired, he spent the past 38 years working in the travel industry. Now, his foremost priority is spreading the word about sustainable tourism. He spends his time on Adamandia, a passion project to…

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Inspiration, Responsible tourism

How does Visit.org serve social impact organizations?

Visit.org is the leading online platform for sustainable travel experiences with social impact organizations. With over 600 tours in more than 70 countries, we offer a wide range of social impact experiences. Moreover, our tours work for every type of visitor, from the animal lover to the environmentalist and everyone in between. Visitors are able to have immersive and authentic…

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