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how to travel responsibly
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How to Travel More Responsibly (and Take Better Care of the Earth)

By On April 22, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic pressed pause on global travel, temporarily causing aviation-related carbon emissions to decrease 48 percent from 2019 totals. Unfortunately, the pandemic also caused global tourism to falter. Many businesses that… Read More

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8 Ways to Make Your Next Stay at a Vacation Rental More Eco-Friendly

By On February 9, 2021

In the era of COVID we’ve redefined the way we travel—whether that means opting for a road trip over boarding a plane, planning a camping trip for the first time ever, or… Read More

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8 Tips for a Sustainable Car Camping Trip

By On October 1, 2020

Whoever said camping was a low maintenance vacation was sorely mistaken. (Reader, it was me.) I mean, you quite literally have to plan to bring everything you need to survive with you. … Read More

cycle-friendly cities
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How Cycle-Friendly Cities Are Keeping Riders Safe

By On June 2, 2020

As countries around the world emerge from the uncertainty of returning to work and life, city dwellers and cycle-enthusiasts alike are seeking a socially-distant alternative for their daily commute. With cleaner air… Read More

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7 Tips to Become a More Climate-Conscious Traveler

By On February 13, 2020

As the planet’s climate emergency permeates into the consciousness of global travelers, many of us are grappling with how to make more environmentally-friendly choices. For some, our careers necessitate our travel schedules.… Read More

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New TripIt Update: Your Carbon Footprint—at Your Fingertips

By On January 21, 2020

Frequent travelers who want to better understand—and act upon—the carbon footprint of their flights now have a new tool in their toolkit. Starting today, TripIt shows the carbon emissions for your air… Read More

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10 Tips for Sustainable Travel

By On November 14, 2019

On a recent flight from London-Gatwick to Helsinki, I thumbed through the in-flight magazine. Ads [flips page] more ads [flips page]—ah, ha! Here was something worth reading: an article highlighting the airline’s… Read More

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4 Tips to Reduce Your Travel Carbon Footprint

By On April 25, 2011

Scott Bulua is our first guest blogger and the creator of TripCarbon, a service that integrates with TripIt to show travelers the environmental impact from their travels. In the future, we’ll feature… Read More