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Dramatic footage of tsunami hitting the Pacific island of Tonga after a giant underwater volcano erupted

This picture taken on December 21, 2021 shows white gaseous clouds rising from the Hunga Ha'apai eruption seen from the Patangata coastline near Tongan capital Nuku'alofa. - A huge dust cloud spewed out when a volcano erupted in Tonga this week could result in showers of acid rain across the Pacific kingdom, emergency authorities have warned.MARY LYN FONUA/AFP via Getty Images An underwater volcanic eruption has led to tsunami warnings being issued to the people of Tonga.  Tonga's...
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The 10 most ethical travel spots

Photo: AlainLM EVERY YEAR, THE NON-PROFIT Ethical Traveler puts together a list of the most ethical places on the planet for travelers to visit. The list is designed to only look at developing nations, and thus, places where your travel dollars are likely to make the most positive impact. The writers of the report said, in a blog post announcing the winners: “During the past decade we have watched travel grow into the world’s largest industry, with a trillion-dollar annual footprint. This means...
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The Top 10 Ethical Travel Destinations Of 2016 Are Truly Gorgeous

People are mindful now more than ever about where their clothing and food comes from. But what about the moral and environmental aspects of travel?  Ethical Traveler, a California based non-profit with a focus on human rights in tourism, thinks you should make mindful travel a priority, too. And they've made it very easy by revealing their list of 10 top ethical travel destinations for 2016. The organization looked at "the policies and practices of hundreds of nations in the developing world," a...
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