5 great apps for green travel

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| Green at Your Fingertips | There’s an app for everything these days, so why not for traveling greener? Community Xtras eco-friendly travel apps green travel apps mobile apps for eco travel mobile apps for ecological travel

Most important (green) travel trends of 2015

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| Green Travel News | Travel & Leisure points to what’s on the horizon for the coming year with a look at 11 trends that are changing the way we move through the world.

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New Year’s resolutions for green travelers

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Here are eight New Year's resolutions to enrich and broaden the horizons of any green traveler. New Year’s resolutions for green travelers is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Tis the season for looking ahead to 2013.

iPhone app for Netherlands green travel

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Let your iPhone be your guide to traveling green in Holland. Included are fair trade shops, organic markets, yoga studios, aid organizations, vegetarian restaurants, eco-fashion shops, natural cosmetic shops, green hotels and more.

Trip Advisor: green travel really taking off

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Home About What and who we are Staff Awards Press Tips Why travel green Green traveler’s to do’s Carbon Offsets Travel secrets of frequent fliers Buy Deals Photos Wine Green wine: what is it? B OOK GREEN TRAVEL HERE.

Green travel advice from UK-based Holiday Extras

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Home About What and who we are Staff Awards Press Tips Why travel green Green traveler’s to do’s Carbon Offsets Travel secrets of frequent fliers Buy Deals Photos Wine Green wine: what is it? B OOK GREEN TRAVEL HERE.

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Europe’s secret beauties: 5 breathtaking cities for green travelers

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Austria Biarritz Community Europe Ferrara France Germany Heidelberg Innsbruck Italy Spain Valencia Xtras green cities EU green cities Europe| 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.

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A green traveler’s guide to wine tours

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| Greening in the Vines | If you like the good things in life, a holiday spent touring vineyards is hard to resist. In fact, few ways of passing the hours are more pleasant than absorbing the almond aromas and citrus fruit flavors of a well-crafted white wine, nurtured and produced not far from the very spot […] A green traveler’s guide to wine tours is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Slow Food movement Wine country green wine tourism

Easy Green Travel Booking

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First, you have to call various hotels and search their sites to see how green they really are. By the time you’re done researching, you might end up looking at more of a travel expense than you initially intended. Traveling more eco-consciously couldn’t be any simpler.

Chefs predict green menu trends for 2016

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| Green Travel News | Next year’s restaurant menus will be getting greener. Green Travel News Xtras dining trends 2016 food trends 2016 green travel trends

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Hot reason to visit Cusco & Machu Picchu, Peru: sustainability

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Hot reason to visit Cusco & Machu Picchu, Peru: sustainability is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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5 smart tips for traveling green

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We love traveling, but travel is carbon intensive. So, don’t stop traveling. Australia Sydney green travel tips for 2017 top tips for green travel 2017| Back to Basics | Listen up, class. The planet is in trouble.

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TripAdvisor survey: travelers going greener

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Green travel is gaining momentum with TripAdvisor members. Sixty-five percent said they made green choices over the past year TripAdvisor survey: travelers going greener is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. News Portland San Francisco Seattle Green Travel News green travel trends ReutersMore than 70 percent said they plan to make more eco-friendly choices over the next 12 months.

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Envision Festival 2015: Costa Rica’s Burning Man with an eco-twist

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| Green Travel News | Envision Festival returns to the breathtaking shores of Uvita, Costa Rica, February 26 through March 1, 2015.

Top 10 Wellness Travel Trends for 2013

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Healthier air travel and hotels lead the year's travel trends spotted by Wellness Tourism Worldwise, an international organization focused on well-being and travel.

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Lodging industry energy use down 5 percent from 2008 to 2012

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Lodging industry energy use down 5 percent from 2008 to 2012 is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. News Green Travel News green travel trends Reuters A Big Data look at 2,200 U.S.

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500+ properties now listed on VeggieHotels site

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| Green Travel News | More than 500 hotels and B&Bs that serve exclusively vegetarian or vegan food are now listed on VeggieHotels. Although […] 500+ properties now listed on VeggieHotels site is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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U.S. hotels rank 7th in being green, survey says

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The top six green hotel destinations U.S. hotels rank 7th in being green, survey says is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Hotels News green hotels Green Travel News green travel statistics green travel trends ReutersHoteliers around the globe were asked if they have eco-friendly practices in place, and 81 percent of U.S. hotel respondents said they do—scoring only seventh in the world.

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Big-game trophies not welcome aboard, says Delta

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| Green Travel News | Delta, the only U.S. Africa Green Travel News South Africa Xtras Airlines and big-game trophies Delta Airlines and big-game trophies

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Airbnb helps its community travel greener

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| Green Travel News | Airbnb, the world’s leading community-driven hospitality company, has announced a partnership with Nest, which reinvents unloved products in the home. Green Travel News Airbnb green alternative lodging

My eco-friendly vacation

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| Tips For A Green Resort Stay | We love to travel together as a big family, and we even take my little brother with us. We choose overland travel because of the environmental concerns we all share. My eco-friendly vacation is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

12 tips for sustainable travel in 2016

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| Green Travel News | It’s never too late to add this New Year’s resolution: travel sustainably. While these are great intentions, if we don’t travel […].

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BookDifferent.com to publish carbon emissions for 593,000 hotels

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| Green Travel News | Several travel booking websites now call out eco-friendly lodgings, but in a world-first, not only is the Netherlands-based BookDifferent revealing which hotels have a valid green certification—they are also publishing nearly 600,000 hotels’ carbon emissions.

Fly carbon neutral on United for Earth Month

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| Green Travel News | In honor of Earth Month, all United Airlines passengers aboard the company’s signature Eco-Skies aircraft in April will be flying carbon neutral.

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Where to eat in Rome now: Michelin-starred organic dining

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Where to eat in Rome now: Michelin-starred organic dining is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Certification Europe Italy Restaurants/Cafes Rome Angelo Troiani Conosci il tuo pasto Green Travel News Il Convivio Troiani Mediterranean Institute of Certification Reuters Rome organic

Hilton hotels say no more cruel cages for chickens, pigs

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| Green Travel News | Hilton Worldwide announced that it will begin to eliminate the use of cages for egg-laying chickens and gestation crates for breeding pigs in its global food sourcing. Green Travel News Xtras Hilton responsible food sourcing

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People matter: Tanzania evicts thousands of Maasai for hunting safaris

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| Green Travel News | Thousands of indigenous Maasai are being forced off their land at gunpoint, in an illegal land grab orchestrated by the Tanzanian government and a company based in the United Arab Emirates that wants to operate luxury hunting safaris.

5 ways to tell if eco-attractions are greenwashing

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The World Society for the Protection of Animals'' points a finger at the Cayman Turtle Farm in its tips to for spotting phony eco claims 5 ways to tell if eco-attractions are greenwashing is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Econo Lodge makes it easy to be green

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In another sign green travel has gone mainstream, budget-priced Econo Lodge hotels are celebrating the first anniversary of their Room to be Green program. Econo Lodge makes it easy to be green is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Whole Foods bites into sustainable food tourism

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Whole Foods bites into sustainable food tourism is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. News Tours Tuscany Green Travel News Kathy Dragon Reuters Whole Foods Market Whole Journeys

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Cruise industry claims eco-progress

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Health-conscious travelers near half of U.S. market

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| Green Travel News | Health-conscious travelers now make up more than 40 percent of the U.S. travel marketplace and that number is trending upward—fast. Meanwhile, hotels and resorts are […] Health-conscious travelers near half of U.S.

Want cheaper plane tickets? Use a ‘fake’ location

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Use a ‘fake’ location is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Travel Secrets Xtras cheap airline tickets frequent flyer secrets Green Travel Guru save money on airfare

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We partner with Flypside, a revolutionary new mobile app for people in motion

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| Green On the Go | For nearly a decade, we have been delivering authoritative, on-the-scene tips and information about the world’s best eco-friendly eating, sleeping, seeing and doing. We’ve become the award-winning green travel website and e-guide publisher you trust.

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No let up in green certification

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No let up in green certification is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. Certification Hotels News Green Key Green Lodging News Green Travel News LEED Reuters Trip Advisor

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TripAdvisor now ranking hotels as GreenLeaders

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The world''s largest travel site announces the launch of a GreenLeaders ranking to help travelers plan greener trips. TripAdvisor now ranking hotels as GreenLeaders is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Wynn Resorts named to ‘top green U.S. companies’

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| Green Travel News | Wynn Resorts was ranked number 100 out of 500 companies on Newsweek magazine’s 2015 list of top green companies in the U.S. and considers eight environmental performance indicators, including energy productivity, water […] Wynn Resorts named to ‘top green U.S. companies’ is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. top green hotels Wynn Las Vegas and Encore

Survey says: going green sells hotel rooms

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consumers shows they applaud the greening of the hotel industry, yet need to understand better the tangible benefits for their travel lives. A research firm asked 5,000 customers of the online travel site Expedia.com in early January 2012 about their attitudes, perceptions and behaviors in response to hotel sustainability Survey says: going green sells hotel rooms is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. A new study of U.S.

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Hilton teams with World Wildlife Fund

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| Green Travel News | Hilton Worldwide, in an effort to reduce its impact on the environment, has forged an alliance with World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

Starwood hotels launches new luxury eco-brand

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The new brand is conceived as the first ground-up, luxury eco-design and living hotel concept Starwood hotels launches new luxury eco-brand is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Leonardo DiCaprio to build world’s greenest island resort in Belize

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| Green Travel News | Leonardo DiCaprio’s next big starring role: developer of “the world’s most sustainable island resort” at Blackadore Caye, Belize. He and his business partner, […] Leonardo DiCaprio to build world’s greenest island resort in Belize is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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United wins green award

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” “This is a great honor for United and reflects the growing importance of sustainability to our corporate customers,” says Angela Foster-Rice, United’s […] United wins green award is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.

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Indie green hotels band together to offer sustainable options for frequent travelers

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How can frequent travelers earn free stays and other perks at cool green hotels that aren''t part of big chains? Indie green hotels band together to offer sustainable options for frequent travelers is a post from: Green Traveler Guides.