Gaia is building a solid community of conscious travellers, which is fully aware of its impact on the environment and strives to serve the greater good, at home and away. By committedly sharing our beliefs through this blog and our social media sites - which you can access by clicking on their icons below -, together we can create a positive impact on the way the world travels in the future.
The style of tourism that you can read about here is life changing and aware, to be enjoyed in full consciousness and in the present moment. We encourage our community to spend ethically, eat wholesomely, think positively, act mindfully and learn something new every day throughout their life voyage!
A Green Family in Action - Reforesting Platbos
Posted 15 Mar 2017, Author : Joanna Tomkins
The main goal behind this festival is to get together to reforest the scarred sections of this 70-acre privately owned forestView Article
5 Major Oversights of Planning a Conscious Trip
Posted 23 Feb 2017, Author : Brooke Woolf
A quick guide for anyone planning an eco and mindful journeyView Article
Mindfulness for Travelers - Travel as a Healer for Yourself
Posted 07 Feb 2017, Author : Brook Woolf
Mindfulness is the key to having an awakening journey on any travel experience.View Article
World AIDS Day 2016
Posted 12 Dec 2016, Author : Joanna Tomkins
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December 1 is World AIDS Day, a day to acknowledge our progress in HIV prevention and treatment around the world and renew our commitment to a future free of HIVView Article
To a Conscious Xmas and a Responsible New Year!
Posted 12 Dec 2016, Author : Alka Pratap and Tina Jabr for Huffington Post
The year 1970 was a watershed for humanity. For the first year in human history, we used up more resources than the earth could replenish within that time.View Article
We are Tanzanians, we are Hadzabe
Posted 11 Nov 2016, Author : Daudi Peterson, Richard Baalow and Jon Cox
We are Hadzabe, we are Tanzanians. Our people number about 1000 and we live in the Lake Eyasi Valley and surrounding hills.View Article
What We Consume... Time to Draw the Line
Posted 10 Nov 2016, Author : Joanna Tomkins
A difficult time to live in this is... one where we seek awareness but seek detachment at the same time. Where do we draw the line?View Article
What is a Pangolin?!
Posted 03 Nov 2016, Author : SavePangolins.org and TikkiHywoodTrust.org
With small conical heads and jaws lacking teeth, pangolins have amazingly long, muscular, and sticky tongues that are perfect for reaching and lapping up ants and termites in deep cavities.View Article
Table Mountain, A Sacred Site - Day Tours
Posted 28 Oct 2016, Author : Dean Liprini
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To help protect these and other Sacred Sites accross Southern Africa & create greater awareness, in 2012 Dean founded the "Sacred Site Foundation of Southern Africa"View Article