All posts tagged: eco travel

5 Ways to Travel Eco-Friendly

It’s that time of year… Travel season! Time to say goodbye to home and hello to wanderlust.  A great love to travel, comes with a great responsibility to travel environmentally responsibly.  Below are 5 eco-friendly travel trips for you next or upcoming travel adventure. 5 Ways to Travel Eco-Friendly 1. En Route Air travel causes a lot of pollution, there is no doubt about it.  However, if one must travel via air, then try to travel direct, as much as possible.  Connecting flights add to more pollution being dumped into the atmosphere.  Plus, it can be a nuisance when traveling.  However, sometimes it is unavoidable. 2. Stay at an eco-friendly hotel Whenever possible choose eco-friendly accommodations.  Eco-friendly hotels with a commitment to effective waste treatment, recycling, and being energy efficient is a good start to being an environmentally responsible traveler.   3. B.Y.O.B. Bring your own bottle! Plastic bottles are just not cool. When traveling, bring your own bottle and look for hydration stations in airports and other public spaces to fill up your water …

Eco Pets: Travel… Must love dogs & travel

  Must love dogs and travel! A friend of mine sent me a link to this great website http://www.buddyrider.ca/index.asp which sells a really neat product that allows you to travel with your pet dog in an eco friendly way.  You can travel eco friendly by riding your bicycle along with your dog.  How awesome is that!!! The product is called a buddyrider pet seat, and it is just the coolest thing ever! So if you are interested check out their website for more information.  Travel the eco chic way, be environment friendly and ride your bicycle.  Bonus your dog can join in on the fun.  Just think of the amazing time you will have spending the day riding your bike around the coast of Cayman with your dog enjoying the scenic route as much as you.  So forget the dog walk for one day and take your dog for a bike ride. with love from one dog lover to another xo   Bicycles and how they help the environment 1. Top reason for choosing to ride …