Green Travel

I chose to stay at Hotel on North because of its creative use of recycled and upcycled materials, and its patronage of sustainability
Airports are getting more and more savvy about sustainability practices. From planting herb gardens and harvesting rainwater, to using mostly recycled materials when constructing additions and renovating existing buildings, being eco-conscious is top of mind for an array of airports.
After witnessing the tragic plastic problem in Bali, I suddenly became hyper aware of the various bad behaviors tourists tend to unwittingly exhibit. Think you might be guilty of a bad habit or two?
With such bounty, keeping the soil healthy is key. How does the Blancaneaux team do it? Compost, compost, compost! During a private garden tour, I learned about the resort's super soil practices, large-scale compost strategy, and gardening techniques.
You don't have to stop protecting the planet as you travel to explore its many wonders. Hotel search trivago.com has discovered eight ecologically elite hotels that are taking "being green" to a five-star level.
Hotel Punta Islita A little zen paradise in Costa Rica, Hotel Punta Islita is dedicated to protecting the stunning environment
North Cascades National Park, Washington About three hours from Seattle, North Cascades National Park is a mountainous wonderland
A few visionary communities around the world are leading a revolution in "smart" urban planning. They're incorporating technology and environmentally friendly practices on a scale rarely seen before.
One of the best ways to get the public excited about Green Energy is inviting them to see how it's done. This 3 Minute Postcard
A plug-in isn't the only feature that will make you feel like you're learning to drive all over again. From Cadillac to Mercedes
When I told the innkeeper that I was writing a guidebook to Hawaii, she sighed, "Why on earth do we need another one?"
Surf-vival 30+ Mineral Sunscreen -- Smart Girls Who Surf Unfortunately, recent studies are showing that standard sunscreens
For more photos, click here. Originally designed by Todd Saunders and Tommie Wilhelmsen as part of a program on tourist routes
Still, Piccard was able to take off as planned this morning, though fight controllers are paying close attention to weather
For those who love tree-hugging just as much as they love snuggling up with that special someone, we've found the best hotels for environmentally-friendly duos who don't want to skimp on romance.
Here are some green hotels that are looking out for our planet while you sit back, relax and get pampered.
If we want true wholesale change, we must give merit to those that have earned it, but we must also support those that are trying, especially in these difficult economic times.
We don't mind sacrificing a little comfort during our travels if that means reducing our carbon footprint. But then again