The traveller's deserted-island fantasy brought to life, Wa Ale Island Resort will blaze an intimate trail just off the southern tip of Myanmar – championing the true meaning of sustainable tourism along the way. PUREists: we've got ourselves a keeper.
July 2018 is hotting up in more ways than one: PUREist Zuri Zanzibar – a micro-universe of beauty and purpose – is opening its doors at the beginning of the month. Get the inside scoop with Nicole Trilivas.
We caught up with Churchill Wild, whose founder, Mike Reimer, won PURE's Experiential Travel Award in 2017. Find out how Mike and his team are moving travellers with their earth-shattering experiences – from walking safaris through polar bear–inhabited regions of northern Manitoba to snorkelling with wild beluga whales.
We spoke to African Bush Camps to find out why they believe that guides like Lewis Mangaba – a beloved team member at African Bush Camps and the winner of PURE 2017's Unsung Hero Award – are fundamental to the ultimate safari experience.
This week we spoke to Wilderness Safaris, who won the Mindful Design Award for their Bisate property. Find out how they've managed to offer guests a property steeped in local design, culture and traditional architecture – something completely unique to the Rwandan landscape.
In the series' fourth edition we caught up with Alex Walters from Great Plains Conservation, who represented his company at the PURE Awards and took home the Innovation and Marketing Award for their Great Plains' Vinyl Revival campaign.
Find out how Oceania Expeditions' Kabakon Survivor project – where Karawara islanders give guests an education in how to fend for themselves on a deserted tropical island – is both providing exposure and an additional income stream for the local community.
An education for girls: it's no small feat. Bringing the girl power to women everywhere on International Women's Day is Fatima and her story of how – with the help of PURE's charity partner Education For All in Morocco – she became the first girl in her village to do a Master's degree.
Next on our list of awe-inspiring mavericks is Singita, who won the Conservation & Sustainability Award in 2017. Find out how they've put their devotion to our planet at the core of everything they do, and how they're harnessing it to inspire their guests and the world to follow suit..
Meet the Mavericks from 2017 is a series that reveals the world-changing work and invaluable insights behind the revolutionaries who took away a trophy at last year’s PURE Awards. Up first are Cascada Expediciones, whose Dientes Trek won the coveted Transformation Travel Award.
In the heated anticipation of PURE 2018, Welcome to the Community has weighed anchor to help bring our new exhibitors into the fold. Up first are three newbies whose life ambition is to stir in travellers a transformative awakening…
In 2018 we’ll send 60 challengers on transformational Pursuits designed to foster creativity, cultivate connections and alter your perspective, with collaborative problem solving, inspiring discussion and exhilarating adventure – all with the ultimate aim of pushing the travel industry forward, together.
Meet Andrew Morrison: an environmental scientist turned travel filmmaker who knows more than a thing or two about meaningful travel stories that sell. Get the low-down on his life, passions, achievements and his talk at MATTER 2017.