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Exploring the Amazon Rainforest

From our hotel in Manaus, we booked one of the many river tours offered as a There was 9 of us and, included in the day was a meeting with a local tribe. Watch my vlog below. I'd like to think I'm a conscious traveller - about the environment, people and cultures. At the time, I didn't see much wrong with our tour. Our guide proudly told us about his native origins and even spoke the same language as the tribe we visited.There's been some recent controversy about these tours and this is the reason I wanted to revisit our adventure. If you click through my Amazon Series playlist, you'll see that it was back in January 2016. The New York Times article by Vanessa...

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