Eco-tourism in Vietnam

June 25,2020

Vietnam is getting more and more popular among tourists. The number of foreign tourists reached an all-time high of 18 million in 2019, up 16.2 percent from the previous year. This is a good development for the country’s economy, but at the same time increases the risk of adversely disturbing the daily life of the average Vietnamese. At Global Basecamps we are committed to operating our Vietnam tours in a responsible way. But what does responsible tourism or ecotourism mean for us?

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Guide Spotlight: Sibahle - Zimbabwe

June 23,2020

A huge component of the Global Basecamp experience is the incredible guides and partners we work with. We’ll be highlighting some of these extraordinary guides and  giving a our community a glimpse into everything from their favorite memory on the job to why they first wanted to become a guide. We hope these spotlight interviews will help give insight into their contribution to the GB experience as well emphasize how travel can be used as a vehicle for cross-cultural connection and learning. 

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Best Surf Spots around the World

June 20,2020

Happy International Surfing Day! Today is all about celebrating the big blue and all things surfing. 

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Guide Spotlight: Nadeera - Sri Lanka

June 16,2020

A huge component of the Global Basecamp experience is the incredible guides and partners we work with. We’ll be highlighting some of these extraordinary guides and  giving a our community a glimpse into everything from their favorite memory on the job to why they first wanted to become a guide. We hope these spotlight interviews will help give insight into their contribution to the GB experience as well emphasize how travel can be used as a vehicle for cross-cultural connection and learning. 

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Tulum Ruins

June 15,2020

Tulum, once considered an off-the-beaten-path destination on the southern end of Mexico’s dazzling Caribbean Coast, has become a world class tourism region with stunning beaches, a range of budget, boutique, and deluxe eco-resort options, and those famous Tulum Mayan Ruin. 

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