Gaia is building a solid community of conscious travellers, which is fully aware of its impact on the environment and strives to serve the greater good, at home and away. By committedly sharing our beliefs through this blog and our social media sites - which you can access by clicking on their icons below -, together we can create a positive impact on the way the world travels in the future.
The style of tourism that you can read about here is life changing and aware, to be enjoyed in full consciousness and in the present moment. We encourage our community to spend ethically, eat wholesomely, think positively, act mindfully and learn something new every day throughout their life voyage!
How to be a Conscious Traveller: 10 Easy Tips to make your trip worthwhile!
20 Jan 2016, by Jessica Munda
WHY DO WE TRAVEL?
10 Feb 2016, by Jessica Munda
Finally Some Rain
17 Mar 2016, by Vaughn du Plooy
South Africa,tracks,rain,nature,KrugerView Article
17 Mar 2016, by Ben Coley
Big 5,Africa,nature,immersionView Article
FOOD FOR THE SOUL: Exploring The Tastes of Different Cultures
24 Mar 2016, by Jessica Munda
Young Billy and the Desert Elephants
12 Apr 2016, by Billy Howard, 13 years old
Journey with Elephants
12 Apr 2016, by Cindy
Ujamaa Community Resource Team founder awarded Goldman Prize
21 Apr 2016, by The Citizen
Do you Feel you are at a Turning Point in your Life?
29 Apr 2016, by Corinna Stevenson - Ecopsychologist, Founder of Dragonfly Healing
Vision Quest,South Africa,fasting,Immersion,natureView Article
The Story of Hope the Rhino
04 May 2016, by Wilderness Foundation South Africa
Wilderness Foundation,Rhino Poaching,Conservation,Hope,South AfricaView Article
Can Ecotourism Harm Africa?
09 May 2016, by Dana Rasmussen and Melissa Andrews
Ecotourism,Responsible Travel,Community,GrassrootsView Article
GAIA CAMPAIGNS FOR CONSCIOUS TRAVEL
13 May 2016, by Jess Munda
Campaign,Travel,Responsible,Sustainable,Fair TradeView Article
What difference can a bike make?!
17 May 2016, by Bicycle Empowerment Network
Cycling,biking,bicycle,empowerment,society,NGO,South Africa,Cape townView Article
Turtle hatching has started on Mafia Island!
10 Jun 2016, by Mafia Island Diving Centre
Too many elephants or too much cruelty to elephants? What can we do?
12 Jul 2016, by Joanna Tomkins
The Mountain Gorillas of Bwindi Impenetrable Forest
23 Aug 2016, by Bwindi Independent Travel Portal (edited)
Juicing to Increase Vitality
24 Aug 2016, by Annie Wyatt
Juicing,cleansing,retreat,South AfricaView Article
Can I make the world more peaceful?
31 Aug 2016, by Art of Living
The Bushmen of Botswana, a Story of Resistance
01 Sep 2016, by Survival International
A Yoga Retreat Journal on Mafia Island
04 Oct 2016, by Leila El Krekshi
What is Kundalini, you asked me?
18 Oct 2016, by David for www.RamaLila.org
Table Mountain, A Sacred Site - Day Tours
28 Oct 2016, by Dean Liprini
Sacred Sites,Table Mountain,South Africa,Cape Town,archeology,spiritual,hikingView Article
What is a Pangolin?!
03 Nov 2016, by SavePangolins.org and TikkiHywoodTrust.org
What We Consume... Time to Draw the Line
10 Nov 2016, by Joanna Tomkins
Indonesia,Palm Oil,Conservation,Ecology,Disaster,ConsumerismView Article
We are Tanzanians, we are Hadzabe
11 Nov 2016, by Daudi Peterson, Richard Baalow and Jon Cox
Hadza,Tanzania,Tribe,Culture,Hunter Gatherers,communityView Article
World AIDS Day 2016
12 Dec 2016, by Joanna Tomkins
World AIDS Day,Africa,health,prevention,CDCView Article
To a Conscious Xmas and a Responsible New Year!
12 Dec 2016, by Alka Pratap and Tina Jabr for Huffington Post
Christmas,conscious,consumerism,New Year,responsible,livingView Article
Mindfulness for Travelers - Travel as a Healer for Yourself
07 Feb 2017, by Brook Woolf
mindfulness,travel,earthing,deep listening,meditationView Article
5 Major Oversights of Planning a Conscious Trip
23 Feb 2017, by Brooke Woolf
A Green Family in Action - Reforesting Platbos
15 Mar 2017, by Joanna Tomkins
reforesting,nature,environment,volunteering,South AfricaView Article
Morning Routines for Freelance Workers and a Travel Lifestyle.
15 Aug 2017, by Brooke Woolf
46 Meditation Tips and Answers to Common Questions
16 Aug 2017, by Giovanni Dienstmann