5 Responsible Tour Companies to Patron

Responsible tourism is quickly gaining momentum in the travel industry - and for good reason. More and more tour operators are placing an emphasis on being environmentally aware, socially conscious, and mindful of building up local communities. 

Travel responsibly with the help of these eco-friendly companies pushing sustainable tourism

Top Eco-Friendly Companies for Travelers 2020

Making the decision to become a responsible traveler can seem like a daunting one at first, but it’s a lot easier than you think! Once you do the research, you’ll see that there are tons of companies across the travel industry that are dedicated to providing eco-friendly products and services that protect the environment, lift … Continue reading Top Eco-Friendly Companies for Travelers 2020

Support sustainable tourism with these tips and tricks!

How to be a Responsible Traveler 2020

With tourism on the rise in every country around the world year after year, it's more important than ever to spread the message that is sustainable tourism. All of us who call ourselves travelers have a responsibility to the countries, cultures, communities, and environments that we visit during our adventures. Being a responsible tourist doesn't … Continue reading How to be a Responsible Traveler 2020

Travel responsibly by booking sustainable hotels and hostels

The Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Accommodation 2020

Much like choosing eco-friendly travel gear and working with tour operators that support sustainable tourism, switching to eco-friendly accommodation is another great way to reduce your impact as a traveler.  According to the United Nations, the hotel industry is responsible for 1% of the world’s carbon emissions. And while 1% doesn’t sound like all that … Continue reading The Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Accommodation 2020

The Ultimate Packing List for Cambodia 2020

The first proper solo trip I took abroad was a trek across Cambodia. I don’t know what it is, but for some reason that region encompassed everything I wanted out of a trip – inexpensive, full of adventure, rich in culture, and packed with awesome people. The longest I had ever traveled out of the … Continue reading The Ultimate Packing List for Cambodia 2020

The Ultimate Packing List for Thailand 2020

The first proper solo trip I took abroad was a trek across Thailand. I don’t know what it is, but for some reason that region encompassed everything I wanted out of a trip – inexpensive, full of adventure, rich in culture, and packed with awesome people. The longest I had ever traveled out of the … Continue reading The Ultimate Packing List for Thailand 2020

Best resources for travelers

Travel Resources: How I Plan a Trip

From airfare to accommodation, insurance to inspiration – these are all the travel resources I use when I’m planning a trip abroad. If you’re planning your own adventure of a lifetime, be sure to check out all the websites and apps that I use for my own trips, and if you have any questions about … Continue reading Travel Resources: How I Plan a Trip

The Ultimate Packing List for the Philippines 2020

The first proper solo trip I took abroad was a trek across the Philippines. I don’t know what it is, but for some reason that region encompassed everything I wanted out of a trip – inexpensive, full of adventure, rich in culture, and packed with awesome people. The longest I had ever traveled out of … Continue reading The Ultimate Packing List for the Philippines 2020

The Ultimate Packing List for Guam 2020

One of the first proper solo trips I took abroad was a 2-week stint Guam. I didn't have a lot of expectations for the small island in the middle of the Pacific, but by the end of the 2 weeks I was completely enamored with the island and its residents. Aside from being a tad … Continue reading The Ultimate Packing List for Guam 2020