Friday Link Love: The Gift of Travel, Ecotourism and More

Around the Web — By Nicole Lerner on December 4, 2009 at 5:50 pm

Is it just me, or did this week literally fly by? Enjoy the weekend, and check out these awesome links from the travel web:

Ready to spiff up your passport? Check out these 12 creative passport covers for some inspiration.

Sick of shopping for holiday gifts this year? Give the gift of travel! Gadling’s Annie Scott brings us 10 Ways to Give the Gift of Travel, including some outside the box ideas.

Is Everest on your 2010 bucket list? If you’re thinking about trekking the Himalayas, check out Peter Carey’s advice before you go,  from what to pack to how to pace yourself. Plus he’s got some gorgeous photos.

Ecotourism is one of the best travel trends to hit the market – want to participate? Check out Traveling Greener’s Into Australia’s Ecotourism for an overview of some of the organizations offering volunterism experiences in Australia.

And finally, a shameless plug for ourselves. Did you see NileGuide in this week’s New York Times?! Check us out in Organizing the Chaos of Online Travel Tips.

Tags: Australia, ecotourism, Himalayas, New York Times, passport, travel gifts


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