We've said it before, and we'll say it again: The way we travel has to change. Tourism has enormous potential to do positive things for people and for the planet. According to a report published in 2009 by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO):
"Tourism is an effective way of redistributing wealth and a catalyst for gender equality, cultural preservation and nature conservation."
It's true that tourism can be a powerful force for good. And we, as green travelers, can support this force for good by moving away from traditional tourism, and deliberately moving toward responsible, sustainable tourism.
To help you travel green, we've compiled articles with tips and tricks that will make your next vacation more sustainable.