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How two carnivores survived a vegan eco-resort in California

How two carnivores survived a vegan eco-resort in California

“This is an awfully long way to go eat vegetables,” joked my husband. Still, the four-hour drive from San Francisco had been a pleasant journey. We passed romantic Napa Valley vineyards, cloaks of towering redwoods, and finally the road opened to unobstructed views of the Pacific Ocean along California’s coastal Highway 1. Most guests are not vegan We received surprised […]

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The Top Vegan Travel Agency Celebrates 20 Years

The Top Vegan Travel Agency Celebrates 20 Years

Seasoned world traveler Donna Zeigfinger founded Green Earth Travel in 1997 with one mission in mind: to provide a wide range of travel options for people who crave adventure and care about the planet. Since then, the company has remained on the cutting edge of conscientious traveling and become the nation’s premiere vegetarian/vegan/eco travel agency. Green Earth Travel lives up […]

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Lots of Gourmet Greens Now at Reef Villa & Spa, Sri Lanka

Lots of Gourmet Greens Now at Reef Villa & Spa, Sri Lanka

Reef Villa and Spa, Sri Lanka is now incorporating hydroponically grown lettuces into their menu at their Summer Breeze coastal cuisine restaurant. Options for lettuce had been previously restricted but now that Sri Lanka is rapidly developing, farmers are becoming more resourceful to satisfy commercial demands. With the introduction of hydroponically grown varieties of lettuce in Sri Lanka, Summer Breeze, […]

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Vegan Vacationista Launches Travel Blog

Vegan Vacationista Launches Travel Blog

  “Because vegan travel shouldn’t have to be a struggle!” Jessica Percy Campbell, the Vegan Vacationista, is a Canadian world-traveler seeking to discover the best plant-based options on the planet. The site will review vegan-friendly restaurants, festivals, luxury resorts and hotels, and of course, provide travel tips for fellow adventurers all over the world. Sections will include easy recipes, trip […]

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New Vegan Tasting Menus by Mexico’s Top Vegan Chef at Grand Velas Resort

New Vegan Tasting Menus by Mexico’s Top Vegan Chef at Grand Velas Resort

Vegan travelers can now indulge further at Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit with new, curated tasting menus thanks to a collaboration with Mexico’s leading Vegan chef, Miguel Batista, co-founder and Executive Chef of Vegan Planet. Substituting new Vegan-friendly ingredients and new cooking techniques, Batista has produced entirely original vegan tasting menus at its three AAA Four Diamond restaurants serving French, Italian […]

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Top 10 Yoga Destinations for 2017

Top 10 Yoga Destinations for 2017

If traveling is one of your resolutions for 2017, don’t let the enthusiasm of a fresh new start fade away, start planning now, put a pin on a map and get ready for the best 12 months of your life yet. Should practicing yoga happen to also be one of your goals this upcoming year, why not doing both simultaneously […]

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Inspiration For Vegan-Friendly City Break Holidays This Winter

Inspiration For Vegan-Friendly City Break Holidays This Winter

Feeling a little down with the cold November coming up ahead? Did you know November is World Vegan Month? Take a vegan-friendly city break to cheer you up! Depending on where you are in the world, November may well be a month where you’ll be mourning the warm summer days that have gone, while preparing for a long and cold […]

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Find Life Balance in Belize this Fall

Find Life Balance in Belize this Fall

Osi Mizrahi’s Life in Balance Retreats Unlimited retreat in Placencia, Belize Oct. 25-30th embraces solo travel with no single supplement. Mizrahi brings together Ayurveda, yoga and meditation in her powerhouse Ayurveda Oils and Yoga Retreat. The retreat is designed to teach participants how to live an Ayurveda lifestyle in order to create a life filled with joy and vibrancy. They’ll […]

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Veg Jaunts and Journeys, Vegan Tour Operator Launches

Veg Jaunts and Journeys, Vegan Tour Operator Launches

Veg Jaunts and Journeys has launched to offer small group guided tours for vegans, and those who would like to learn more about veganism, beginning August 2016. The brand new venture will arrange tours for groups of up to 12 travelers to vegan-friendly destinations and vegan festivals in North America and Europe. “Jaunts” will be short trips, anywhere from one […]

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Israel: The Land of Non-Dairy Milk and Honey

Israel: The Land of Non-Dairy Milk and Honey

By Dana Shemesh Travel for a vegan can be daunting.  There are the servers and restaurant owners who assure there’s no meat, just a chicken broth base in the soup, or you can play it safe and opt for a FLT — Flavorless Lettuce and Tomato sandwich. Either way, vegan travelers are not likely to stumble on an intentionally vegan […]

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