Link Friday: The Greener Travel Edition

Posted on Friday, May 10, 2013 by Brianna

Concerns for environmental sustainability are forcing us all to consider how our daily decisions impact the future of our Earth.  It’s no wonder these concerns have translated to tourism, which, by nature of the industry, is responsible for a substantial carbon footprint. Ecotourism, also called responsible or sustainable tourism, gives travelers ways to travel green, respect local communities and make a positive impact on the environment.

Ecotourism gives you the opportunity to minimize the environmental impact of your travels.