Category Archives: Green Living

Green living is a way of life. Choosing actions that are environmentally ethical and eco-friendly, as best as you can. Green Living doesn’t have to be difficult. Here’s how you can make the most sustainable living decisions for your home, family, and community.

Everything You Need to Know Before Staying in an Eco Lodge

Everything You Need to Know Before Staying in an Eco Lodge

What Is Sustainable Accommodation? Accommodations with eco-friendly features are not automatically considered sustainable. With the increasing number of green hotels and eco lodges emerging worldwide, they must first gain certification programs to become worthy of being treated as environmentally friendly units. One of these notable programs is the Green Seal in the United States, which […]

Enjoy Your Next Adventure in Phuket by Traveling Responsibly

Enjoy Your Next Adventure in Phuket by Traveling Responsibly

Traveling has been more accessible to people in the past years. Booking flights to different countries have been easier, finding high-quality and affordable accommodations are within reach, and the thirst for adventure has been more apparent. Most people are finding different ways to get to a particular destination, and it doesn’t have to be as […]

Energy Efficiency in Tourism – Can We Really Travel Green

5 Days of Sample Itinerary for a Phuket Vacation

Traveling to different places creates a large carbon footprint. Multiplied by the millions or tens of millions of tourists a year, you could begin to comprehend the devastation that international travel brings upon the environment. The world is starting to see increases in average temperatures, more violent and erratic typhoons, and drier periods of drought. […]

Why Sustainable Travel is a Must for All Travelers

Why Sustainable Travel is a Must for All Travelers

Sustainability refers to the preservation of natural resources, which also promotes a sense of ecological balance and care. Due to the many wasteful practices committed by organizations and people alike, sustainable tourism is slowly being encouraged to become a norm when traveling. Over time, the concept of being “green” has embedded its presence into all […]

Green Travel: What You Must Know Before You Go

Green Travel: What You Must Know Before You Go

Ecotourism probably conjures for you images of nature trekking, sleeping in a treehouse, or white water rafting down a protected forest. These are certainly examples of ecotourism or ‘green travel.’ These activities, and others like it, are enjoyed by thousands of tourists every year. After all, these definitely provide a break from your everyday routine! […]

4 Frequently Asked Questions about Eco-Lodges

4 Frequently Asked Questions about Eco-Lodges

When you’re traveling abroad for your vacation, it is a no-brainer that you’d want to do whatever it takes to have the most fun possible. One of the best ways to go about making the most out of your trip, especially if you’re one for living a greener lifestyle, is opting for the greenest options […]

The Role of Alternative Energy Sources in Sustainable Tourism

The Role of Alternative Energy Sources in Sustainable Tourism

It’s estimated that close to 10 million tourists visit the island of Phuket each year. That’s undoubtedly a large number and leads us to wonder whether or not such a high number of visitors has a negative impact on the local environment, particularly in regards to the consumption of fossil fuels on the island. In […]

6 Ways You Can Travel Sustainably Without Skimping on Luxury

6 Ways You Can Travel Sustainably Without Skimping on Luxury

Traveling mindfully and luxuriously aren’t two mutually exclusive concepts. These days, practicing sustainable tourism without sacrificing your comfort is very much possible and actually quite easy to do. All it takes is a bit of planning ahead. Here are six tips to help you do just that:   1 – Choose Eco-Friendly Accommodations Many of […]

3 Ways to Go Green While Traveling

3 Ways to Go Green While Traveling

Today, going green is a trend that is continually growing. While this might be applied to everyday activities, such as cooking or washing clothes, know that one can also go green while traveling.   The dangers of tourism on the earth While developed countries are making it easier for anyone to travel around the world, […]

Our Guide to 3 Ways to Achieve Sustainable Travel in Phuket

Our Guide to 3 Ways to Achieve Sustainable Travel in Phuket

2020 is all about making healthier choices and this includes enhancing your travel plans for the new year. Summer is right around the corner and Thailand is one of the must-visit destination spots for wistful tipplers looking for sun-kissed beaches, but there’s a healthier way of flying off to the on-earth paradise. More travelers are […]