How To Green Your Travel Abroad Routine

Photo by Dan ZenTravel is hard on the environment. Taking the train is a much better than if you're flying, but you can't take a train across an ocean. And if you're opting for eco-travel instead of the usual resort in the Caribbean, then I commend you. But sometimes sustainable travel just isn't in the budget-or there's no space available when you have time off from work. And if we all suddenly stopped going to places that aren't the most eco-friendly, the tourism economy would collapse.

While we don't have a solution for cutting emissions created by jet fuel (though carbon offsets are always in order) and we have no plan for protecting marine wildlife from cruise ships, Naturally Savvy has five tips for greening your next vacation. 

Click here to read our full article on Planet Green.

By Cara Smusiak| March 04, 2009
Categories:  Live

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Cara Smusiak

Cara Smusiak

Cara believes using natural products and eliminating harsh or synthetic chemicals leads to a healthier, happier lifestyle. She grew up in a family that recycled just about everything, avoided harsh cleaners and heavily-scented products, and often turned to holistic medicine. Cara has degrees in art history and journalism, and has taken classes in environmental toxicology and environmental geology. She is passionate about healthy and natural living, environmental awareness and policy, and holistic health care.

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