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Responsible Travel

One of The Intrepid Foundation’s top-selling Global Gifts this Christmas was ‘Equip a Porter in Nepal’, providing a porter with trousers, boots, socks, gloves, sunglasses and a protective jacket. Contrary to the belief that porters are adjusted to the cold and the altitude of the Himalayas, every year many porters

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Responsible Travel

October 11 marks observance of the second International Day of the Girl Child, to recognize girls’ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world. Filmmaker Rebecca Barry highlights many of these unique challenges in her recently launched fabulous documentary, I Am A Girl, (with support from Intrepid) which

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About Intrepid

As the famous Bobby Troup 1946 song says, “If you ever plan to motor west, travel my way, the highway that’s the best. Get your kicks on Route 66!” And that’s exactly how Intrepid’s Barbara Glanz decided to see a different side of the fascinating United States… “It’s true that

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About Intrepid

The football field may traditionally be a male domain, but in a small village high in the Andes it’s the best man, or woman, for the team, as Summer Davis explains… “Heading up through the terraced mountains of the Sacred Valley, we prepared ourselves for an afternoon of ‘local interaction’

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About Intrepid

When a group of people who are passionate about responsible travel and helping local communities get together, you never know which direction their fun activities may lead! The 6th of November marked our first ever Intrepid Foundation Day and it was a huge success around the globe. The purpose of

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Food Adventures

Some might accuse the Intrepid team of being obsessed with food, and it’s true that there are few things we love better than tracking down a great local eatery. When Rami Hazou, from Intrepid My Adventure Store and former Intrepid Group Leader, spent time in Jordan, it didn’t take him

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Food Adventures

A peanut butter sandwich might suffice at home, but when you’re travelling food is no longer just fuel for your body, it’s part of the adventure! Intrepid’s Jennifer Chandler reveals her compulsion to track down the world’s most exotic and tasty street foods… “I’m not the biggest foodie in the

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Feature

So you’ve wandered the Great Wall, picked a Japanese cherry blossom and chewed pad thai on the palm-fringed beaches of Ko Samui. But have you, oh intrepid explorer, ever been to Taiwan? If the answer is ‘no’, read on to discover an underrated island of soaring green mountains, marble cliffs,

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About IntrepidResponsible Travel

At Intrepid we figure fundraising should be fun and our Intrepid Cambodia team put that into action when they raised money for the Sala Bai Hotel School For Underprivileged Cambodians. Jane Dearden, Responsible Travel Coordinator Cambodia, tells how Team Intrepid enjoyed the recent festival and managed to stay afloat for

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About IntrepidResponsible Travel

The exact numbers of cyclo drivers in Phnom Penh is uncertain, but what we do know is that the people who do this exhausting job are amongst the poorest of urban poor in Cambodia. In 1999 the Cyclo Centre Phnom Penh was established to improve the welfare of cyclo drivers

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