Friday, January 25, 2013

Tips for an Eco-Friendly Travel

As travelers, we are constantly fascinated with what the world offers us – whether we’re into exploring mountains, desserts, beaches, or anything –the world has it for us.  Now is the best time to take care of them all. Let’s sustain their beauty and continue to contribute for the betterment of the world and by making it a more livable place. So when you go on your next travel, consider these simple green tips:

Pack eco-light

Always pack lightly and bring things that are only necessary for your trip. Avoid bringing disposable plastic and paper containers.  Always choose to bring things that are re-usable so you can minimize or even eliminate the act of disposing them. 

Book your stay in an eco-friendly hotel

When choosing the right hotel, don’t hesitate to book your stay at an eco-friendly hotel. There are plenty of hotels worldwide that offers eco-friendly services. These hotels help sustain the environment by implementing various environmentally responsible practices.  As a traveler who cares for the environment, participate as much as you possibly can.

Conserve water and energy

Always make sure to turn off the lights and any appliances in the room or if you don’t need to use them, especially if you’re going out. Also, make sure to double check the bathroom and never let the water running before you leave.

Bring an eco-bag with you at all times

Avoid consuming plastic or paper bags on your trip by bringing your own reusable eco-friendly bag. This bag can be very useful when you’re out shopping for souvenirs and other stuff you need during your trip. It’s made from 100% recycled materials -- using this can contribute a lot to the environment.

Keep the environment clean

When you’re out exploring, ensure to leave the destination and/or attractions as you found them. Keep a little trash bag with you so you can avoid throwing waste, or make sure to throw them in a trash bin.

Be responsible

Everything you do for the environment, small or big, it always counts. Beware of the newest regulations to help save the environment and be responsible enough to abide them. The world is such a beautiful place – contribute and help sustain it.

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