According to Matador Network’s Noelle Salmi, “Bolsonaro has called climate change a hoax, says efforts to curb deforestation of the Amazon — which provides over 20 percent of the world’s oxygen — are funded by foreign powers aiming to halt Brazil’s economic development, and wants to lift protections for the indigenous peoples who live in the rainforest.” Bolsonaro has big plans to cut down the rainforest so that the land can be used for mining and farming.
Happy World Environment Day! Travel like this is our world and your kids live here!
Some conservationists and travel experts are worried about the environmental impact of a growing number of visitors on the fragile, otherworldly archipelago.
Along the years and travels we’ve been enchanted by the culture, traditions, and creativity of the people of the world we visited… we’ve also noticed the dwindling of authentic, locally made souvenirs… hence the ‘souvenirs’ tag for at least one post a month… if you are an artisan or promoter of one feel free to leave us a comment to be showcased in our citineraries!