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- Globespotters - Travel blog from the New York Times Travel Section
- International Ecotourism Society US group promoting ecotravel
- Lonely Planet
- Vagabondish: the Travelzine for Today's Vagabond: a collaborative blog that discusses offbeat backpacking and travel news, advice, how-to tips and tall tales from around the world, such as the Harry Potter London Taxi Tour; Dark Tourism; Suicide Tourism: Landmark Deaths and Traveling to Die; Poverty Tourism: Exploring the Slums of India, Brazil and South Africa; Disaster Tourism: How Soon Is Too Soon After a Natural Disaster?; Grief Tourism: Straddling the Boundary Between Sympathy and Snooping. Most have links to real tour sites, like the "Tours by Isabel" site, offering a post-Katrina tour of New Orleans.
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