Sustainable tourism

The Perfect Small Group Tour: 6 Things to Look For When Booking Your Next Trip

The Perfect Small Group Tour: 6 Things to Look For When Booking Your Next Trip

If you want to avoid the stereotypical group tour experience (you know the one… a mob of obviously foreign tourists all wearing the same neon color, being shouted at through a loudspeaker by their guide), you need to book with the right company. But with the thousands of companies out there, how do you find the right one?

At Purposeful Nomad, we designed our trips to incorporate ethical adventures which support the local economies, all while getting unique experiences you couldn’t arrange on your own. We strive to follow the following six principles, which we think should be present in any small group tour worthy of your time and money!

Responsible Tourism: 5 Ways to Do Good on Your Next Trip

Responsible Tourism: 5 Ways to Do Good on Your Next Trip

Learn how to make a positive impact and travel smarter with tips and tricks for conscious, responsible tourism.

Hidden Gems of Ecuador

Hidden Gems of Ecuador

Located on the western corner of South America and nuzzled in between Colombia and Peru is Ecuador, a country that in our humble opinion, doesn't receive nearly as much hype as it should. There is so much more to Ecuador than the Galapagos and the Amazon!

Conscious Travel in the Caribbean

Conscious Travel in the Caribbean

Abbie Synan, travel writer, shares her experience from her trip to the DR with Purposeful Nomad. She states; “more than just a yoga retreat, Purposeful Nomad gives you the sense of community and the ability to recharge and leave with the idea that an island vacation can be more than a holiday; not just holding drinks with tiny umbrellas perched on glasses.”