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September 9, 2019 - Quartz Africa

Why Chinese are traveling to Africa, and why Africans are traveling to China - by Youyou Zhou

Direct airline flights between Africa and China have jumped over 600% in the past decade. Planes today are not only full of workers and traders seeking prosperity, but also short-term tourists and students, seeking leisure and knowledge.

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September 7, 2019 - Washington Post

The do’s and don’ts of traveling during the fall - by Natalie B. Compton

Fall travel is beautiful for many reasons. You can enjoy walking around new places without the threat of melting in oppressive summer heat or freezing in winter’s clutches. Fall means less sweat and sunburn, and more fall foliage. It also means a new set of bad tourist behavior. Here are the do's and don'ts to be a respectful, responsible tourist.

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September 4, 2019 - Bloomberg

Scared to Travel to ‘Dangerous’ Places? Don’t Be - by Tyler Cowen

Places that seem unsafe in headlines can actually be quite pleasant to visit. If you travel a great deal, you will eventually have to face the question of whether a trip is so dangerous that you shouldn’t take it. And if you confront this question often enough, you will eventually develop some principles to guide your choices.

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September 2, 2019 - The Atlantic

A Future Without Long-Haul Vacations - by Henry Wismayer

As a global climate crisis deepens, even professional travelers should cut back on their air miles.

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September 2, 2019 - CNN Travel

Inside the complicated world of the travel influencer - by Lola Mendez

With the fast-crowding community of travel influencers and the recent controversies involving them, the disillusionment raises questions about the sustainability of the agreements between influencers and the travel industry and the lifestyles they support in a rapidly changing industry environment.

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