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Greenwash Alert: Tulum, Mexico Has a Sewage Problem and You're Swimming In It

Greenwash Alert: Tulum, Mexico Has a Sewage Problem and You’re Swimming In It

This was just going to another fun and light eco-friendly destination guide, this time to Tulum, Mexico. And I was excited to write it! On its surface, Tulum is tailor-made for the conscious traveler. There are an abundance of vegan and farm-to-table restaurants serving traditional Mexican food. You can't throw your sandal without hitting a...
  • Weekend Reading: Fast Fashion Might Make the Secondhand Clothing Economy Collapse

    Weekend Reading: Fast Fashion Might Make the Secondhand Clothing Economy Collapse

    Me, Elsewhere on the Internet Excited about this one! -> Fast fashion might make the whole secondhand clothing system topple over. | Newsweek Here's a super cute way to celebrate the 100th anniversary of our national parks! | mindbodygreen Fashion Your "Made in Italy" shoe might actually be made in deplorable conditions in Macedonia or Albania....
    Local Food, Rare Wildlife, and Pristine Nature: What to do on Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica

    Local Food, Rare Wildlife, and Pristine Nature: What to do on Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica

    Costa Rica has established itself as a destination for eco-conscious tourists seeking out a sustainable vacation. With its abundant wildlife, famous eco-resorts, and variety of habitats that you can experience through immersive activities that are either athletic or relaxing, it's no wonder that five of my most conscious friends have visited the country in the past...
    Sustainable City Guide: Where to Shop in Boston for Ethical and Eco-Friendly Finds

    Sustainable City Guide: Where to Shop in Boston for Ethical and Eco-Friendly Finds

    So, you only have one day to do Boston? I gotcha. I can't speak to the touristy stuff, but I'm sure you can turn to any number of people to find out about that oyster restaurant and in which mom-and-pop store to get a delicious (albeit not organic) pastry. I'm here to point you in...