25 Green Hotels in Mexico

Mexico offers an important landscape’s diversity from forests to lagoons, beaches and archaeological sites. Photo courtesy of http://www.reycaribe.com/ It is one of the main reason for Mexico to increase its efforts on ecotourism – plenty of new eco-lodges in Mexico are now available and tourists are offered the opportunity for a green and responsible treat. …

A new way to promote responsible travel by Voyages SNCF

The French internet travel agency website, Voyages SNCF, is a leading example of green initiative. In September 2011, Voyages SNCF launched the 5th edition of “Les Trophées du Tourisme Responsable” which means “the awards of responsible tourism” and it is the only event which supports responsible travel in France. Since 2006, the event has been …

On the right trek: Eco based tourism in Laos

Guest post by Amanda Kidd A small country, nestled in the lap of forests and mountains tells the story of Mother Nature and its bond with the humans. Laos, a small yet beautiful country in South East Asia sings green melodies from the break of the dawn till the setting in of dusk. The country …

Discover Bang Krachao in Bangkok

Enjoy the sightseeing in Bangkok, capital of Thailand, one of the biggest city of the country that shows the whole Thai cultural wealth. Despite the fact that Bangkok is a polluted city, the government is aware of the important impact of ecotourism for their economy, as ecotourism attract a lot of tourists, especially from Europe. …

Jaws escapes the frying pan…

FOOD NETWORK AGREES TO STOP COOKING SHARK MEAT More than 30,000 people join online campaign against serving shark meat NEW YORK, NY – Activists are encouraged by the Food Network’s recent decision to erase all shark recipes from FoodNetwork.com after a viral online campaign, demanding some real change. Conservation activist Jessica Belsky started to promote …

5 Florida Hotels That are “Going Green”

Did you know that the hotel you stay in is another way you can contribute to a more eco-friendly existence? From low-flow showerheads to low-flow toilets, recycling and serving water at hotel restaurants only when requested, more and more hotels are taking the green plunge to make the earth a healthier, happier place to live. …

Eco-Friendly Travel in the Caribbean? Look No Further Than Belize

When most people picture a Caribbean vacation, they envision fruity cocktails, sparkling poolside lounging and luxurious resorts decked out with amenities. The green traveler brings a different perspective to the table. While the idea of an eco-friendly Caribbean vacation may not seem attainable, green getaways are certainly attainable in many tropical destinations, including Belize. The …