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…
Sustainable Travel Ideas
This blog category describes several blog posts about sustainable ways of travelling.
All articles in the category "Sustainable Travel Ideas":
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.
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.
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.
Sustainability is becoming increasingly important for all businesses. This also includes the events sector. After all, an event or congress often has an enormous impact on the environment: visitors need to travel long distances to get to the location, they consume an enormous amount of energy and water in a short period of time, and they produce gigantic amounts of waste. In order to reduce the impact of an event or congress, it’s vital to organise them as green and sustainable as possible. Naturally, this responsibility lies with the organisation.
Sustainable travel: how do you do that? And perhaps even more important: is it really possible? Long distance travel is becoming increasingly popular and more Europeans choose to spend their holiday in a far-away country. At the same time, however, there is a growing awareness that travelling does not come without consequences. Air travel leads to high CO2 emissions and tourism has a big impact on local culture and nature. Fortunately, you can minimise your ecological footprint in a number of ways. In this article, we explain how and give you some tips on how to travel as sustainably as possible.
With this green travel guide, you can make your next European city trip a great green success. Both for you & your travel mates, and for Mother Earth. In this article, you’ll find a cool selection of vegan hotspots, green hotels, and neat ways of transport.
Travel doesn’t only increase your carbon footprint but it leads to a lot of (plastic) waste as well. Think about all the plastic water bottles you buy. Think about the plastic straws in your cocktail, the plastic bags you receive at the supermarkets, the disposable food containers, and the plastic wrappers from your snacks. That's a lot of plastic!We love our planet, so we want to do everything we can - at home and on the road - to help combat the massive production of waste. So, here are 8 ways to minimise our waste.
We love to travel. But our love for travel doesn’t always coincide with our love for the planet. After all, travelling is not very eco-friendly. Fortunately, there aren’t only green ways to travel, but there are also green holiday destinations that have an excellent environment & climate policy and sustainable tourism destination management.
Have you ever thought about the hidden impact of your activities on the environment? It’s easy to think that we are being eco-friendly by turning off the lights, reducing our water usage and recycling our waste. But if you really want to limit your carbon footprint and contribute to a greener planet, it’s important to learn about the hidden carbon impact - and how to reduce it - as well.