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How to Travel the Earth Without Leaving a Mark on the Earth

How to Travel the Earth Without Leaving a Mark on the Earth

Eco-tourism is a big business. But in order to have a truly carbon-neutral trip, you have to consider more than simply which green hotel or resort to stay at. Irina Vishnevskaya, founder and CEO of Alle Travel, gives her advice on how to see the world without leaving a mark on the Earth (or your...
  • 22 Must-Haves for Eco-Friendly Travel

    22 Must-Haves for Eco-Friendly Travel

    Planning your next trip? Here are some suggestions to make your travel more eco-friendly. Most of these are simple sustainable switches which allow you (and me) to adjust items we all eagerly engage with to a kinder, greener option which is better for you, the planet and her inhabitants, so we might enjoy your journey...
    Eco-Friendly Luggage for More Ethical Traveling

    Eco-Friendly Luggage for More Ethical Traveling

    Most luggage is made from oil derived fabrics which won't biodegrade and produced in unsafe working conditions by workers who are unfairly paid. Here are some luggage options that are better for people and the earth.
    Weekend Reading: We're Not Going Down Without a Fight

    Weekend Reading: We’re Not Going Down Without a Fight

    It’s been a hard week, readers. While world leaders are in Marrakesh hammering out the details of a cliamte agreement, the U.S. electoral college was cheated into electing a sociopath, and he thinks he has a mandate to trash the planet. But we’re not going down without a fight. If he even twitches toward opening...
    Weekend Reading: Why I'm So Into Witches

    Weekend Reading: Why I’m So Into Witches

    My dear readers, I learned so much these past two weeks about denim, leather, and lyocell, whether coconut oil, almond milk, Naked Juice, and organic beauty products are as good for you as you think, and found a great site for booking conscious travel. Wanted to share, here you go! Elsewhere I wrote: I did...
    3 Sustainable Days in Berlin: Sustainable Fashion, Farm-to-Table Restaurants, Green Hotels, Things to Do

    3 Sustainable Days in Berlin: Sustainable Fashion, Farm-to-Table Restaurants, Green Hotels, Things to Do

    After the beauty of Amsterdam and Paris, our visit to Berlin provided a shock to the system. Berlin is real. Berlin is creative, messy, gritty, full of secrets and darkness and hope.┬áIt’s cash poor, but culture rich. The unemployment rate is twice as high as the rest of Germany, but that’s just because everyone is...