Useful resources

Other Green Travel Blogs

Go Green Travel Green Simple steps anyone can take to travel greener—eco travel tips, reviews and news.

Green Around the Globe Travels and discoveries of a young, recently married couple that is traveling the world for a year to discover what sustainability means around the globe.

Green Globetrotter What are you looking for? If it’s related to green travel, you can probably find it here.

Green Traveller Eco-friendly hotels and low-impact holidays in the UK and Europe.

Laura’s Ecoescape Observations, advice and more from the author of the UK’s orginal eco-travel guide.

Roads Less Traveled Sustainable travel, mainly in Latin America and the American Southwest, from award-winning travel writer Tracy Barnett.

Sea Forever Green travel that zooms in on our oceans and what they offer—scuba diving, ocean-based holidays, water adventures.

Uprooted, An Eco Travel Blog A sustainable travel project by plucky Jessica Reeder,  embarked on a journey around the globe to promote sustainability and volunteerism. Ecologically aware and environmentally viable travel on a very low budget.

Green Blogs

Best Green Blogs This blog’s title says it all.

Great Green Goods Everything featured is created from recycled materals.

Green Upgrader Sustainable products, ideas and news to help you upgrade to a greener lifestyle.

Other Green Sites

Blissmo Organic & eco-friendly products at up to 70% off.

Green Innovation Latest innovations and developments in green technology.

Renee Loux’s Green Living Tips A hub of  info on eco + green living, natural beauty,  eco-fashion, organic food and recipes from this celebrity green expert and organic chef.

Treeflights Plant trees around the world to absorb carbon.

Green Travel Resources

Bay Area Green Tours This Oakland-San Francisco nonprofit is a conduit for local solutionaries leading the way to a greener future in alternative energies, organic farming, zero waste reduction and more. Tours open to the public include a Moveable Feast and a Fibershed Tour of Marin County.

Ecoescape Green places to stay and visit in the UK and Ireland. Founded by the author of Great Britain’s 1st eco-travel guide, all profits of this site go back into communicating sustainable tourism.

Eco Hotels of the World UK-based guide to the  green hotels and lodges worldwide (listing are submitted by properties but are rated and written by the editors).

Green Travel Resources (cont’d)

EcoRing Guided and self-guided ecotours in the San Francisco Bay Area’s north counties.

Ecotravelling Articles written by leading (mostly UK)  experts  that offer help and advice for the  green traveler.

Ecotrotters Like a Trip Advisor for green lodging. With all the same benefits and drawbacks.

Ethical Traveler Grass-roots alliance uniting  everyone who loves to travel, and sees travel as a positive force in the world.

Green Hotels Association You can scroll through the member list of North America’s leading certifier of green hotels.

It’s a Green, Green World A worldwide directory of green lodging (listings are submitted by properties, not travel journalists).

Planeta Practical guide to ecotourism around the world.

Sustainable Travel International An awesome U.S.-based nonprofit that provides education and outreach services to lessen the toll that travel and tourism takes on the environment and local cultures.

Other Travel Resources

Agritourism World Search for the perfect farm worldwide— to visit, lodge or volunteer.

Airline Comparison Compares airlines, rates, fees, as well as on-time percentages and frequent flyer plans.

Darn Good Digs A guide to great, independently owned hotels, bed and breakfasts and hostels for budget-minded travelers. Some are green, even.

Frixo Motoring in the UK? Free road traffic info,  updated every 5 minutes using sensors placed on motorways and common A / B roads.

Single Parent Travel A comprehensive guide for single parents traveling with their kids.

One Bag The art & science of traveling light: what and how to pack for your next trip. You don’t need nearly as much as you think!

Travel Squire A digital travel magazine and trip planner in one.

Upgrade: Travel Better Living the 1st class life at coach prices. News, travel tips and commentary on happenings and trends in the travel industry.

Travel Insurance

Ultimate Guide to Travel Insurance What’s included in a typical policy and six steps to keep in mind when choosing coverage that’s right for you.

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