Fernweh Fair Travel


August 18th, 2016
        Today I hopped on Skype with the founder of Fernweh Fair Travel Poonam and heard her story. This is infact a story of many many Himalayan widows who at a very young age lose their husbands and are left to fend for themselves and their young children. Poonam shares with us what empowered her to start Fernweh travel and what is responsible travel. read more...

Sept. 14th, 2015
         Wir begrüßen eine neue Reiseleiterin im Team der FNA-Reiseleiterinnen und -Reiseleiter: Poonam Rawat-Hahne ist eine echte Globetrotterin. In den letzten 18 Jahren hat Poonam in verschiedenen Ländern (Europa, Asien, Australien) gelebt und gearbeitet. Seit ihrer Kindheit hat sie maximal bis zu drei Jahre an einem Ort verbracht; anfänglich beeinflusst durch ihre Eltern, später getrieben durch Ihre Reise- und Entdeckungslust. Das Reisen, Kennenlernen und Verstehen der Kulturen sowie die lokale Küche bzw. das Kochen ist ihre Leidenschaft. Während ihres Studiums arbeitete sie als Reise- und Trekkingführerin. read more...

May 21st, 2015

Meet the SHEROES - Poonam Rawat-Hahne

        She never stays in one place for more than 3 years! She can be termed as the ‘designer with a kind heart’ thanks to her first venture - Celeste Design which deals in fair and ethical trade. The objective of Celeste Design in a nut shell is to teach rural women to create products that can be sold for fair trade (wherein they benefit from the sales). Her latest venture, Fernweh – Travels to Remember is all about gifting the traveller a unique and memorable experience while making him experience the core essence of a new place. Poonam Rawat-Hahne, presently based out of Germany speaks to us today and shares a few thoughts,

Saturday, 13 April 2013

Discover Celeste Handmade Ethical Trade

         Hola ecofashionistas from the high seas! I'm writing to you while bobbing along the coast of South America on my way to Valparaiso in Chile. Before leaving Australia I was fortunate enough to have stumbled across Poonam Rawat-Hahne from Celeste Handmade Ethical Trade while visiting a local Eco Living Fair near my home. I invite you to learn how Celeste is harnessing the positive power of fair trade. read more...

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