We all understand the idea of entrepreneurship. Someone takes the leap to set up their own business with an ambition to make that business successful and profitable. But what is a social entrepreneur? And how is this concept making a difference to the way we shop and to the world as a whole?
Wherever you’re travelling to on your next adventure, there are plenty of ways to reduce the impact your trip has on the environment.Firstly, think about how you plan to travel. And what you plan to do when you get to your destination. (Here are a few tips for eco-friendly travel.)Next, pick eco-friendly travel products that help you to travel greener. The less plastic you use, the less waste you create and the more harmoniously you interact with the environment, the better!You can also give any travel product purchases a few extra environmental brownie points by downloading TreeClicks before you check out. This mobile app and browser extension plants trees every time you shop with one of their partner stores. And it doesn’t cost you anything! But first things first. What are the must-have eco-friendly products for travellers? And where can you buy them? Here are a few of the eco-friendly travel items you really shouldn’t leave home without…
Christmas is just around the corner (again!). Time to get thinking of those perfect gifts for your loved ones. We all know that consumerism is bad for the planet. And that the festive season is usually a time of excess. But it is possible to celebrate a green Christmas without coming across like the Grinch! By giving sustainable, eco-friendly gifts you can still show the people in your life how much you care about them, whilst caring for the environment too. Read on to discover our favourite sustainable and eco-friendly Christmas gifts.
In general, you believe that the flights you have booked will leave on time. Unfortunately, the reality is often different: your flight can be delayed (or even cancelled). The good news is that as a passenger you have certain rights and in most cases you can request compensation for your delayed flight. That can be quite a relief!
Are you interested in ethical shopping or conscious shopping? Good for you! After all, ethical shopping is the new black… But, it can be pretty hard to separate the real conscious brands from the ones that aren’t, or just pretend to be. This is why we’ve put together a list of apps that will make your life a whole lot easier.
Travelling by train is awesome! You prevent a lot of CO2 emissions compared to air travel, and it’s a highly relaxing way to travel. This summer, we made a train journey through Europe with an Interrail Pass; the perfect way to discover this diverse continent! For a carefree Interrail trip, however, we advise you to do some proper research before departure. How exactly does Interrail work? How do you prepare your European train journeys as best as possible? In this article, we’ll give you some useful tips for your Interrail travels through Europe. After all, to be prepared is half the victory!
With an Interrail pass, Europe is at your feet. It’s the perfect way to discover this diverse continent. Looking out of the window, you can see the beautiful landscapes change, plus you can visit several European countries and cities in a short time. Travelling by train is not only relaxing, but it’s also very sustainable: on average, train travel emits up to 90 percent less CO2 than air travel. Moreover, Interrail has incredibly beautiful routes through Europe. To help you choose one, we have listed some of the best train routes for you in this article.
The words “sustainable businesses” may sound contradictory, but it is possible for businesses to have less impact on the environment. And it’s not only possible, but it’s also highly necessary. Sustainable businesses will and need to be the future. What sustainable companies are leading the way and what can we learn from their practices? Read on and find out.
We have written a lot about sustainable travel tips, but there are plenty of things you can do at home to live a sustainable life as well! Living sustainably has lots of benefits. The choices that you make at home aren’t only better for the environment, but also for your bank account and your health. Sustainable living means simplifying your life. And that is the key to happiness. In this article, I will give you ten easy tips that you can start with today.
There are plenty of reasons to make your hotel or yoga retreat eco-friendly and sustainable. You can think about lowering your impact on the environment, saving electricity, reducing labor and operational costs, and about keeping your guests happy. Not to mention the positive publicity and great marketing that comes with a truly sustainable accommodation! Ready to get started? Here are 6 powerful ways to make your hotel or yoga retreat eco-friendly.