sustainable travel

Chumbe Island Coral Park: A Green Travel Haven

Chumbe Island is a 45-minute boat ride off the coast of Zanzibar, and it's a miniature utopia for green travel enthusiasts. The island boasts a clean, unspoiled shoreline and a coral reef with hundreds of different species of fish. It's 16-acres of natural beauty and quiet, even when all seven bungalows on the island are booked.

Eco Travel in the Maldives (Before They Disappear)

The Maldives, the smallest of Asian nations, is a popular eco travel destination. It's also the lowest-lying nation, and stands an average of about 5 feet above sea level. In other words: if the ocean rises three feet, as is predicted by 2100 due to global warming, the Maldives would be (mostly) uninhabitable.

Sustainable Travel for the Preservation of History (Meet Laura Lee Huttenbach)

You've heard about sustainable travel for the sake of local environment, economy and culture, but what about history? Around the world, untold stories risk disappearing without the attention of journalists, historians and attentive travelers.

Sailing to Sustainable Travel

The Armed Forces give noteworthy contributions to environment, but can sustainable travel back its motives?

WorldNomads.com: Responsible Vacation Insurance That Gives Back

Forget boring responsible vacation insurance, and take a look at WorldNomads.com. Targeting adventurous  travelers, WorldNomads.com offers travel insurance to residents of over 150 countries. Bungee jumping? Skiing? Going swimming with sharks? They will cover you.

Sustainable Travel for Conscious Carnivores?

It's easy to come up with sustainable travel options for vegetarians, but what about those eco-carnivores? Here are a few countries that serve delicious (and presumably sustainable) meat.

Delicious, Responsible Vacation Options for Vegetarians

Taking a responsible vacation as a vegetarian can be a burden or a blessing. If you call yourself a vegetarian, vegan, pescetarian, frutarian, herbivore or any such variation, you might want to check out these four countries for good eats.

Mexico Aims to Highlight Sustainable Travel

Green Living Project and Mexico Tourism Board have joined forces to showcase sustainable travel companies.

Green Travel Feature: Off-the-Grid in Portugal

Portugal offers a myriad of green travel lodging options.

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