This course is presented in an ARTICLE Format! With the holiday season upon us, millions of people will be taking to the roads, rails and skies to get to their holiday travel destinations. No matter how you choose to get from point A to point B, all forms of transportation have an impact in terms of sustainability. Choices you make once you’ve arrived at your destination will also have an effect on your footprint.
No matter how you choose to get from point A to point B, all forms of transportation have an impact in terms of sustainability. Luckily for you, GBRI is here to help. We’ve assembled a guide to help you make the most sustainable travel choices this holiday season and beyond. In our Don’t be a Tourist guide, we’ll take a look at what sustainable travel is and uncover the history behind it. We will then discuss the major sustainability impacts of travel and what travelers can do to reduce their impact. Finally, we’ll review some destinations around the world that offer unique sustainable travel experiences.
- Understand what sustainable travel is and why it is important
- Analyze examples of sustainability practices across the world to determine positives and negatives
- Identify the impacts of travelling
- Identify the steps a traveler can take to reduce his carbon footprint
.5 CE Hours Content available online | on-demand