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| Healthy Steps For Fun | What if we told you there’s an unforgettable adventure in your future. It will be Instagram-worthy to the max. It will engage, and sometimes challenge, all your senses. Thrill you with cultural and scenic wonders. Offer rewarding encounters with like-minded adventurers. And, best of all for this poor old planet, you’ll be […]

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| Zero-Waste Partying | Thousands of people of all ages attend music and experiential festivals every year, here in the U.S. and internationally. The music and other Instagram-worthy moments can be thrilling, but what about all the waste left behind? So-called zero waste events are becoming more common, and some festivals have succeeded in splicing […]

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| It’s Getting Better | When it comes to being a green travel option, cruise lines know they have a perception problem. As a recent article in Biofuels Digest put it, “There is a significant movement to convince the public that the environmental price of cruises is too high to be sustainable. They need to […]

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| Hidden No More | The most famous European cities are on everybody’s radar, and justifiably so. But there are others equally beautiful and picturesque, just not quite so well known. Typically these tend to be even more authentic—expressly because they aren’t tourist magnets. We have collated a list of five of the best of these “secret” Euro […]

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| Greening in Ibiza | When you hear Ibiza, what do you think? Party party party! Yes, the most famous of the Balearic Islands in the Spanish Mediterranean has a richly deserved reputation as an epicenter of frenzied nightlife, particularly in Ibiza Town and Sant Antoni, where outposts of major European nightclubs throb through warm summer nights. It […]

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| Unspoiled, Low Key | It’s high time for Menorca to claim its place as the natural beauty of the Balearic Islands. Too long obscured in the shadows of Mallorca and Ibiza, its jet-setting neighbors of the Spanish Mediterranean, Menorca remains a low-key, largely unspoiled haven for those seeking a rejuvenating getaway focused on eco activities on land and sea. And for this it has Francisco […]

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| No Sacrifice, Guaranteed! | Are you one of those who still thinks green + travel = sacrifice? Like, volunteering to  pull weeds on an organic farm and bunk in a shed, or back-to-basics camping? Where, dear traveler, have you been? Such worthy and character-building options certainly do exist, but these stereotypes are definitely no longer true […]

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| How to Green the Adventure | It is perhaps one of life’s most unforgiving ironies that some of us who love this planet most are in fact contributing to its downfall. Travelers of all kinds—yes, even green travelers—must acknowledge that the tourism industry has many detrimental effects on the environment, most notably through carbon-intensive air travel […]

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| Greening Your Adventure | “In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks,” said John Muir, the Scottish-American naturalist and tireless advocate of preservation of wilderness in the United States. He’s as right today as he was in the 19th century, maybe more so. As a society, we are now painfully […]

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| Greening the Slopes | It’s always snowing somewhere. So while ski season on North American and European slopes will soon give way to alpine meadows and wildflowers, winter fast approaches the Southern Hemisphere. Nonetheless, the ski industry has already begun to feel the effects of climate change, with shortened seasons and unpredictable snow falls (including […]

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