• Alison Teal Visits The Maldives' Trash Island And Reveals The Plastic Problem That Isn't Shown On TV

    One year ago - By The Huffington Post

    Last year, Alison Teal arrived on an uninhabited Maldivian island completely naked and ready to do 21 days without food or water for Discovery Channel's reality show, " Naked and Afraid ." While the world watched Teal survive the scorching hot beach with coconut water and hats made of palm fronds, Teal struggled with something else.
    She was overwhelmed with how much plastic trash she saw washed up across the small island. She even handcrafted a raft from the pollution and paddled back to civilization, thus winning the challenge.
    "I told myself that I had to come back," she told The...
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  • Alison Teal Visits The Maldives' Trash Island And Reveals The Plastic Problem That Isn't Shown On TV

    Alison Teal Visits The Maldives' Trash Island And Reveals The Plastic Problem That Isn't Shown On TV

    One year ago - By The Huffington Post

    Last year, Alison Teal arrived on an uninhabited Maldivian island completely naked and ready to do 21 days without food or water for Discovery Channel's reality show, " Naked and Afraid ." While the world watched Teal survive the scorching hot beach with coconut water and hats made of palm fronds, Teal struggled with something else.
    She was overwhelmed with how much plastic trash she saw washed up across the small island. She even handcrafted a raft from the pollution and paddled back to civilization, thus winning the challenge.
    "I told myself that I had to come back," she told The...
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  • Ring Around The Region

    Ring Around The Region

    One year ago - By Global Traveler

    SkyTeam offers a new Go Round Asia and Southwest Pacific Pass , providing travelers with a flexible way to explore 26 countries in the region. The pass functions as a mini 'round-the-world ticket offering savings on flights operated by SkyTeam members. Passengers can choose a minimum of three to a maximum of 11 flights for travel in economy or business class.
    Fares are calculated within three mileage bands of 13,000, 17,000 and 21,000 miles and travel must begin and end in the same country and at least one stop must be in Australia or New Zealand. Unlike SkyTeam's other regional travel...
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