Ecotourism Boom Raises Concerns of “Greenwashing” Vacations. How Do We Make Our Eco-Escape More Eco-Friendly?
Eco-tourism is booming as travelers increasingly seek environmentally-friendly vacations to exotic locales. However, these nature getaways spark hard questions. How can adventurers mindfully minimize ecological footprints? What transportation, lodging and dining truly shrink impact? How to offset inevitable emissions from reaching remote unspoiled corners? In this article, we spotlight key strategies and exemplary businesses furthering sustainable values amid this eco-travel surge.