Green Travel 101

Going Green Vacation Siesta Key and Venice Florida

Going Green Vacation – Four years ago, my aunt gave my sons tee shirts from Venice Beach in Florida. She told them all about the shark teeth to be found right on the beach there. Another friend saw them wear the shirts and also raved about the shark teeth hunting and beautiful beaches. From then…

Reduce your travel footprint by holidaying closer to home

Travelling is a big part of our lives these days, accounting for around 40% of Australia’s household greenhouse gas emissions (data from http://climatechange.gov.au. Air travel in particular contributes large amounts of carbon dioxide and nitrogen oxide plus the processing and transport costs of food, beverages and waste products. To reduce your travel footprint consider taking…

Travel Green On Your Next Vacation and Reduce Environmental Impact

When you go on vacation, you obviously want to reduce your environmental impact while you travel green on your next vacation. However, while staying at an environmentally friendly hotel will go some way towards limiting the effects you have on the world around you, the truth is that the biggest impact occurs before you ever…

Stealthy Travel — How to Travel Greener Tips and Eco-friendly Preparations

Stealthy Travel — How to Travel Greener Tips and Eco-friendly Preparations: Traveling the world is an experience, an adventure, but it’s important to keep environmental concerns in mind while preparing to travel greener. Travel is a huge contributor to greenhouse gases, with every journey leaving a footprint behind it. Whether you want to spend a lot…

How Green can you be On The Road?

Gorgeous mountains and water, Brienz, Switzerland. photo credit: pilou Mother Earth is a beautiful place and we want to keep her that way when we are On The Road. Of course, we want to explore and enjoy all the wonders this bounteous planet has to offer – but at what cost? We can take steps…