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How to avoid #travel #scams in Southeast Asia #ResponsibleTourism #TravelSafety

I’ve only been scammed once since I started travel writing (knock on wood!), and it was, thankfully, very minor. But I’ve seen many a scam happen.

Here's my first article for the in-flight magazine for Singapore Airlines’ regional wing, SilkAir. Not only do I tell you how to avoid getting scammed, I tell you how you can help people who live in the destinations you visit too.
I've only been scammed once since I started travel writing (knock on wood!), and it was, thankfully, very minor. But I've seen many a scam happen. I have a number of articles coming in the in-fligh...
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Do you have a favourite animal? I'm partial to #zebra.
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Travelling in Luang Prabang, Laos - one of my favourite places.

Here's everything you need to know about how to travel respectfully, what to see and do, where to eat and where to stay. 

Luang Prabang, Laos -- even the name sounds melodic.  If you're going to Southeast Asia, Luang Prabang should be on your itinerary. Laos is one of my favourite countries, and I've written a lot abo...
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Like hotels that give great service to you and to their local community and environment too? You'll like the Fairmont Chateau Whistler then! See my latest in Canadian World Traveller:  +Fairmont Care
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But the big cats are pretty cool too...
#leopard   #Namibia  
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I've just had my first article published in the online magazine New Jetsetters. It's all about Luang Prabang, Laos -- "Beyond the monks and the mountain".
Please check it out and let me know what you think! 
Come along with Newjetsetters Guest Author Johanna Reid, as she takes us on a tour of Luang Prabang, Laos, exploring the food, culture, temples & monks as we go.
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I'll be reviewing Nimmo Bay Resort, one of Canada's Magnificent Seven Wilderness Lodges, in June for
Sure hope I see some whales! 
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