Posts tagged local
Authentic Travel: What It Is And How To Find It

Travelers these days are looking for authentic travel experiences — the more engaging the better, and as close to 'the real deal' as they can get. But what exactly IS authentic travel?  I offer up some working definitions, and ways you can make those meaningful connections that bring a greater authenticity to your travels. 

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These Hands Made This: Learning The Value of 'Handcrafted' in Tuscany

Why should we really care whether something is handcrafted or not? It goes much deeper than pretense or exclusivity. Buying local, handcrafted food and other items not only means supporting the expert producers and their resources, but sustaining yourself in the process.

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