Why photos matter.

According to researchers, 83% of the population of the world live in societies without access to free press or independent media. Lilli unpacks why photographs and telling the stories of these otherwise unseen lives matters.

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A Day in Morocco with Bec (Part Two)

Here in Morocco, we’ve been really busy getting to know the locals, and through our special arrangement with Fair Fabrics, we were lucky enough to stay in the homes of Artisan women in the Middle Atlas Mountains. But before we made the trip to their village, we stopped in a few cities along the way – to get a taste of that modern Morocco life with contributing writer Bec.

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A Trip to Les Tanneries

I’d seen the stunning pictures of the potent coloured dye baths and knew that the tanneries were a part of a long line of Moroccan history, but that was all. As we entered the mudbrick building we were each handed a sprig of mint and we soon realised what it as for. Sarah takes us inside the famed Fez tanneries.

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A study of Jaques Majorelle by filmmaker Erin

It's in the details, the hanging vines; the pools of lazy koi fish and curious turtles; and the vibrancy of the Cubist villa’s blue that sits in odd, contrasting harmony with its surrounds.. Erin introduces us to the designer of famed Le Jardin Majorelle in Marrakech, Morocco.

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TBE Packing 101!

With just over a week to go until our Moroccan adventure begins its finally time to start packing our bags. Some say our Contributing Design and Project Manager Sarah’s goal to bring a handcrafted Moroccan rug home in her suitcase is a bit ambitious but she’s not one to shy away from a challenge…

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Our hands, they create.

OUR PROJECT MANAGER SARAH SHARES SOME HEARTFELT WORDS ABOUT ARTISANS AND THE SPECIALITY OF HANDMADE PRODUCTS IN THIS BEAUTIFUL POEM, ACCOMPANIED BY NEVER BEFORE SEEN IMAGES FROM OUR NEPAL PROJECT ARTISANS.

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Let's Go.

OUR UPCOMING PROJECT IN MOROCCO IS ONLY A FEW MONTHS AWAY AND OUR EXTENDED TEAM FOR THE TRIP ARE IN FULL SWING! HERE, OUR CONTRIBUTING WRITER FOR THE MOROCCO PROJECT, BEC, SHARES THE BEGINNING OF HER JOURNEY TO FINALLY FULFIL A COMMITMENT TO HERSELF BY SIGNING UP TO GO ON THE ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME AND HOW SHES MAKING IT HAPPEN AMONGST A BUSY DEGREE AND FULL TIME JOB.

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TBE Travels - Kathmandu Valley, Nepal

IT’S NO SECRET THAT WE LOVE NEPAL! FROM SUPPORTING QUILTS FOR KIDS COMMUNITY IN THE OUTSKIRTS OF KATHMANDU TO OUR CO-FOUNDER LILLI SPENDING MONTHS LIVING AND TRAVELLING AROUND THE COUNTRY, IT’S DEFINITELY A COUNTRY THAT HOLDS A SPECIAL PLACE IN OUR HEARTS FOR ITS WELCOMING PEOPLE AND UNIQUE WAY OF LIFE AMONGST THE WORLDS HIGHEST PEAKS. DOWNLOAD OUR SPECIAL GUIDE HERE.

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