personal habits we can instill in our travel. This is not only for ourselves but for the planet and other humans (YOUR descendants) not yet here. Let’s not leave a dump.
According to Dailymail.com in 2014 (1.1) Billion people traveled. Hmm wow! Here’s a breakdown from the Statistic Brain Research Insitute showing where everyone is traveling. Really interesting numbers.
What is the impact?
You guessed it Aviation is a big one yet currently to get somewhere far away air travel is needed unless you have a lot of time to sail or walk there. There are ways to help I’ll cover in a few. Wouldn’t it be cool if the outside of airplanes where solar panels running at least “some” of the planes energy needs? This article says solar power won’t work to fly a plane well it could at least help some of the energy needs and science is always evolving! I’m going to be optimistic
What can you do? A LOT!!
Eco Tourism is not just once you land. Here are straight forward action steps that all add up. “Butterfly Affect” The website Greatist has a great post “Everything You Need to Know About Traveling Green” showing many ways to make a difference before you even leave home and while on your trip. Even the smallest Conservation Actions do make a difference one being you and your families quality of life.
Here are 7 Eco Travel tips to start with…click on the link above for a more extension list: