Sustainable Travel: 3 Practical Tips
Three ways to make an impact
At Seek Sophie, we’re often asked by travellers how they can travel more sustainably. Sustainable travel means different things to different people, but to us it simply means trying to reduce our waste and carbon footprint so that we can leave the wonderful places that we visit the same, or even better than they were before.
We know that as with every other industry, travel can never be 100% sustainable. Afterall, it is almost-impossible to avoid a depletion of resources. However, we can try our best to travel as sustainably as possible - so here are some practical tips!
- Beach Clean-Ups
Ever stumbled upon a dirty beach and wanted to do something about it? Here are a few tips on how you can contribute to cleaning a beach, and prevent waste from entering the ocean and harming marine wildlife.
- Planting Trees
Planting trees is a simple and effective way that can lead to sustained impact on the environment. Here, you’ll find some things to bear in mind when looking at which reforestation efforts to contribute to.
- Use of Sustainable Travel Products
If you don’t have the time to do any volunteering, don’t fret! Here, you’ll find some travel essentials to bring along with you on vacation that are sustainable and eco-friendly, so that you can feel good - both in and out.