10 Tips to Green Any Vacation
Jul 02, 2009 10:39PM
Elegant green luggage kit
1.Â Â Â Pack lightly.
2.Â Â Â Find a “green” hotel or eco-lodge.
3.Â Â Â Book a downtown hotel that is walking distance from sights.
4.Â Â Â Take short showers, reuse towels and switch off lights, heat and air conditioning when leaving the room.
5.Â Â Â Ask if the hotel recycles, and participate.
6.Â Â Â Take a non-plastic water bottle that can be refilled.
7.Â Â Â Use public transportation.
8.Â Â Â Eat vegetarian, or at least meals comprised of local meats and produce.
9.Â Â Â Always stay on marked trails and be respectful of nature and wildlife.
10.Â Â Â Buy locally produced gifts and souvenirs to support the local economy.