Travelling is one of the best ways to learn. It allows us to immerse ourselves in new environments, practice other languages, and see new cultures and histories.
However, a Nature study shows that annual tourism equals over 8 percent of the world’s carbon footprint and is growing every year. Another study says 76 percent of people said that company CEOs should “lead on the environment rather than waiting for the government to take action.”
Flightnook compiled a list of savvy startups and distinguished industry partners so you, as a traveller, can remain true to your environmental principles while exploring the world. Next time you book a trip, remember this checklist so the places you visit and their local communities benefit from environmental and equitable oversight to either become or remain that way.