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Three Amigos
Longhorns graze outside Fredericksburg, Texas
Bus Stop
Seal Pup
The sky through a traveler's eyes
Sunset over Great Head, Acadia National Park, Maine
A calving glacier while cruising
Young Barred Owls in Acadia National Park, Maine
Sea Lions enjoying a nap
Deer approaching Blue Heron
Mount Denali
Hajurama looks over Naurikot
This little guy was crossing the path on a trail i was hicking in beavers bend state park early spring.
Train ride to Denali National Park
Early sunrise over Horseshoe Falls
Mist rising from Horseshoe Falls
Bridal Veil Falls at night in B&W
Soft mist at night American Falls with Bridal Veil Falls in purple
Night time on American Falls with the city of Niagara Fall lit
American & Bridal Veil Falls at night in B&W
Rainbow Sunset
Light show on American Falls with Bridal Veil Falls in red
14th Annual Photo Contest
Hajurama looks over Naurikot

Sustainable travel redefines the meaning of the word tourist and changes the purpose of traveling and visiting different parts of our world. Sustainable travel is exploring new parts of the world by stepping outside our comfort zones and investing a maintainable system in a community. This image depicts a grandmother in a village high in the Annapurna region in Nepal. While studying abroad in Nepal, with an international development program, we (the students) stayed with families in Himalayan villages and would attend class for two hours in the morning, then work with the families for the rest of the day. Duties included farming, harvesting, cooking, listening, and learning. This represents sustainable travel by creating an environment where both travelers and locals work together to learn new things from each other and impacts are made in lasting ways.

TAGS: Hiking, Mountains, Nepal, Travel, Trekking

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Portland, Oregon, United States of America
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© Hope McCaffrey.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 14, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon IXUS 220 HS
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