Zoë Smith Travel Articles

 
The Art of Traveling in Developing Countries
The Art of Traveling in Developing Countries The developing world has a lot to offer the adventurous traveler but it's not without its downsides. Zoë Smith offers some advice on how to keep safe and stay sane...
10 Countries to Traverse by Foot
10 Countries to Traverse by Foot For those with little time to spare and many miles to march, here are ten countries where walking from border to border won’t take you an eternity.
Harvest Tours Around the World
Harvest Tours Around the World Whether distilling truckloads of paper-thin rose petals into precious oil in central Turkey, cycling past grape pickers in the French vineyards or filling basket after basket with glistening olives in Sicily, these 6 tours offer the chance to get up close and personal with the region’s most famed produce.
Eco-Travel Guide to Morocco
Eco-Travel Guide to Morocco Earning acclaim for its recent preservation and conservation efforts and home to some of the most varied scenery in the world with a roster of eco-friendly activities, Morocco makes for a surprising addition to eco-conscious itinerary.
7 Eco Friendly Travel Gadgets
7 Eco Friendly Travel Gadgets Whether it’s luggage made from recycled materials, solar powered chargers, or energy-saving travel devices, think of these 7 gadgets as an investment in the future of green travel – proof that technology and eco-friendly can go hand-in-hand.
10 of the World’s Best City Walks
10 of the World’s Best City Walks From ambling the length of the Thames to clambering to the heights of Table Mountain, or trekking from coast to coast in an afternoon, these 10 cities offer incredible walking routes that marry urban backdrops with stunning natural scenery.
6 Of the World’s Craziest and Most Challenging Bike Rides
6 Of the World’s Craziest and Most Challenging Bike Rides These 6 cycle trails will have you plummeting down cliff edges, flying over potholes and skidding around hairpin bends, all in the name of an adrenaline kick.
8 of the Best Places to Camp Around the World
8 of the Best Places to Camp Around the World There’s no better way to get back to nature than to pitch your tent, spark up the campfire (with or without marshmallows) and doze off under the stars, and these 8 locations offer some of the best settings for sleeping under the stars.
7 Sustainable Ways to Dive Into Thai Culture
7 Sustainable Ways to Dive Into Thai Culture With its palm tree-lined islands, pristine beaches and untamed jungle, Thailand makes a prime location for nature lovers and a growing trend of eco-friendly tour operators are shifting the focus back to the environment - here are 7 sustainable ways to dive into Thai culture.
Eco Friendly Travel: 6 Easy Ways to Directly Benefit Your Destination
Eco Friendly Travel: 6 Easy Ways to Directly Benefit Your Destination For travelers concerned about supporting sustainable tourism and creating a positive relationship between locals and tourists, here are 6 easy ways to directly benefit your destination while on the road.