Archive for the "Eco Travel" category

RTW and Long-term Travel Trends

by Beth Whitman (June 14th, 2010)

I read a review recently of my book, The Essential Guide for Women Traveling Solo, that wasn’t exactly favorable. Though she was nice about it, Anastasia over at the Bird Brain(ed) Book Blog, suggested that I didn’t address long term travel enough and instead concentrated on travel for business types and their ability to travel [...]

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The Google Factor: Ethical Business – Ethical Travel

by Beth Whitman (January 18th, 2010)

Google’s been in a tussle with China for some time now over the decision to censor content in their search results. On a Google blog post dated January 12, the company states that Google launched their China site, “in the belief that the benefits of increased access to information for people in China and a [...]

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Where Have all the Clunkers Gone?

by Beth Whitman (September 28th, 2009)

I was almost sucked into the excitement of the Cash for Clunkers program. I test drove a Smart Car and briefly considered trading in my ’99 Jeep Wrangler for one. Turns out I didn’t like the way the Smart Car shifts gears and abandoned the whole idea. (Go test drive one if you don’t know [...]

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