The comprehensive practical guide to sustainable travel, containing everything you need to ensure your adventures have a positive impact.
Sustainable Travel offers practical and achievable advice for those who want to make a difference in the way we experience the world, filled with great tips, tricks and ideas to help you explore the planet in a sustainable way!
Having travelled around the world without flying, sustainability expert Holly Tuppen knows a thing or two about low-carbon and positive-impact adventures. Here, she shares what she's learnt from over a decade of responsible travels. Sustainable Travel will help your trip to be a force for good with information on how to:
· Ask tour operators and accommodations the right questions
· Reduce your carbon footprint
· Embrace slow travel
· Pack responsibly
· Benefit the people, cultures and places you visit
Also included is a guide to regenerative travel experiences, including conservation-minded tours, community-led initiatives, alternative adventures, responsible destinations and green places to stay. A series of interviews feature the experts and unsung heroes of sustainable travel.
With so many of us looking to travel in a more sustainable way, but not sure how to go about it, this comprehensive guide reveals everything you need to know. It's a must read for anyone looking to tackle the climate crisis and support nature and people while travelling.
15p from the sale of each copy of the English language editions of this book will be donated to the World Land Trust, an international conservation charity that has funded the protection of over 5 000 000 acres of landscapes.
About the Author
Holly Tuppen's passion for travelling the world responsibly started in 2008 when she set off on an around-the-world-without-flying adventure. On her return, Holly began to spread the word about sustainable travel through marketing for Green Traveller and as editor of Green Hotelier. She was also Communications Manager at the International Tourism Partnership (ITP), helping to shape corporate social responsibility strategies for the world’s largest hotel chains. She is now a specialist in sustainable travel, creating content for The Long Run, the World Travel and Tourism Council, and the Association of British Travel Agents. Holly also writes for The Guardian, The Telegraph, Family Traveller, Suitcase Magazine, Conde Nast Traveller and Lonely Planet.