Artisans of Peru Change the World of Fashion Featuring Social Entrepreneur Matt Reynolds at Indigenous

Artisans of Peru Change the World of Fashion — Featuring Social Entrepreneur Matt Reynolds at Indigenous

Meet INDIGENOUS. A fashion brand that honors both people and the planet. INDIGENOUS is a California-based company working with a network of fair trade artisans in Peru. Together they create…

Adventurous round the world travel with photographer Asher Svidensky

Breaking Walls around the World: Behind the Scenes with Leading Photographer Asher Svidensky

Asher Svidensky is a photographer. But more importantly, he is a storyteller. He is also an adventurer and a traveler who truly embodies The Global Commute’s mission to Journey beyond…

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Eleanor Roosevelt Reveals why you Might be a Small-mind Traveler: The Secret to Meaningful Experiences Around the World

I saw this quote recently. It moved me. “Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people.” – Eleanor Roosevelt Each week, I have a blank page. The…

How to Journey Beyond the Bucket List in Peru – the best destinations, tours and hotels for making an impact through social enterprise

How to Journey Beyond the Bucket List in Peru: The Best Destinations, Tours and Hotels for Making an Impact through Social Enterprise

Peru is abounding in travel potential. From the marvels of innovation that is Machu Picchu, to simple lake life on Titicaca, the country has cultural and natural beauty in abundance.…

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Peru – a mysterious past and an innovative future for social entrepreneurs

We are continuing our Journey beyond the Bucket List as we uncover the social enterprise movement around the world. Next stop – Peru. A region of mystery, Peru’s past seems…

Travel Tool Review: Don’t be a Granny. Use PocketGuide – The Travel Best App to Make Exploring the World Easier

When I travel around the world, a few things are extremely important to me as I explore: I want to experience the destination in an authentic way – seeking out…

How to Journey Beyond the Bucket List in the Philippines: Tour, Shop and Eat for Great Causes

The Philippines is a beautiful destination made up of 7,107 islands, though marked by poverty. Yet, it is now the setting for a remarkable story of empowerment and change. The social enterprises…

How Just One Natural Product Company is Uniting and Changing the Philippines – with Human Nature

The words seemed to pop out of my computer screen as I read the moving mantra of Dylan, Anna and Camille – a husband, wife and sister trio who are…

Escape the City: My Top 9 Places for the Adventurous Traveler in the Philippines – including coffins, crater lakes, underground rivers, mini monkeys and throwbacks to the Chinese

The Philippines is often know for WW11, the crystal beaches of Boracay, and the loud and boisterous nightlife of Manila. But the more than 7,000 islands that make up the…

Which Country is the Future World Capital of the Social Enterprise Movement? The Southeast Asian Nation to Watch…and to Visit

Today marks the start to our new Global Series – where we uncover destinations and discover how to create meaningful and impactful travel experiences, while supporting socially-minded, local businesses. I…