Entries in South East Asia (13)

Wednesday
Oct152014

How to be a responsible tourist: Say no to Animal Trekking & Tours  

Last week Frontier looked into what it means to be a responsible tourist in regards to animal welfare issues concerning big cat sanctuaries. Today we will be looking at trekking and tours involving animals and their role in responsible travel.

 

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Friday
Jul042014

Land grabs leave millions starving

A new report has found that land owned by foreign investors is causing 550 million people to go hungry in Africa and South East Asia.

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Monday
Jun162014

Volunteer photo of the week: Ellen Mackenzie

This stunning shot of Angkor Wat captures a serene moment at dawn perfectly. Well done to South East Asia Ethical Adventure Trail volunteer Ellen Mackenzie for winning this week’s volunteer photo of the week.

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Tuesday
May132014

Tailing Tiger Conservation

The largest and, arguably, most distinctive big cat in the world – the tiger – has had a hard time of it in recent history. Their numbers have declined to a level that has left them endangered

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Monday
Apr282014

Volunteer Photo of the Week: Tara Westlund

Tara Westlund took part in Frontier's South East Asia Ethical Adventure Trail where she took this photograph of a riverside market place.

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Monday
Feb032014

Volunteer Photo of the Week: Luis Fuller

Luis Fuller took part in Frontier's South East Asia Ethical Adventure Trail where he took this photography of a downtown street.

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Friday
May242013

First time travel made less scary

If you are thinking of going travelling, and are thinking of going on your own, it can be a fairly daunting thought.

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Monday
Mar112013

Volunteer photo of the week: Inigo Roper

This stunning portrait comes from Inigo Ropner, taken on his teaching volunteering placement in Cambodia as part of Frontier's South East Asia Ethical Adventure Trail.

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Monday
Feb112013

Volunteer photo of the week: Danielle Watts

This urban delight comes from Danielle Watts who's currently taking part in Frontier's South East Asia Ethical Adventure Trail, combining the backpacking delights of Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam with volunteering. If you think Danielle's photo deserves this month's Volunteer Photo of the Month crown get ready to head over to the Frontier Official Facebook page at the end of February to vote.

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Friday
Jul272012

Project of the Week: Thailand Elephant Conservation Project

Volunteer on Frontier's Thailand Elephant Conservation project and work at an ecological centre preserving Thailand’s elephants as you help wash, feed, and exercise these majestic creatures.

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Friday
May252012

Project of the Week: Cambodia Tropical Wildlife Conservation and Adventure Project

This week’s project of the week is the Cambodia Tropical Wildlife Conservation and Adventure Project. So we thought we’d take a look at this fascinating country to bring you all the best things to do, see and eat... 

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Monday
Feb202012

Photo of the Week

Last week's Photo of the Week, a beautiful shot of the streets of Havana, proved very popular. This week's image comes courtesy of Adde Adesokan. This interesting black and white shot was taken in Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. Congratulations Adde, we love it!

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Friday
Feb032012

Equator: Asia

This week Into the Wild has been on a round the world trip to the lands touched by the equatorial line. So far we’ve been through South America and Africa. Today the line of zero degrees latitude is leading us into Asia where it passes over just a small selection of Indonesian Islands – despite their small size, these lands are still jam packed with equatorial wonders.

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