We all know that basics of sustainable travel – we know to avoid cruise ships, to choose our travel methods wisely, to avoid places that are being damaged by over-tourism and so on.
Using a service such as Airbnb is probably a good idea because you can be sure that the money you spend is going directly to the local host and he/she may have recommendations for you – for local places to eat and so on – that will help you to be sure that your money remains in the area.
However, scrolling through all those listings looking for a place that might be planet-friendly can take a long, long time.
To find accredited accommodation with planet-friendly, all you need to do is go to Book Different.
Go to the site and you’ll find out all about the certification that they undertake to ensure that you find eco-friendly hotels. You can read about the criteria they use to determine that a hotel (or other accommodation) is truly planet-friendly.
Sure, the large hotel chains are making what efforts they can to improve their services so that they can offer accommodation that is more eco-conscious. But they can only go so far, commendable though their projects are.
At the Book Different site, you can search for accommodation – there are over two million places listed – that’s just right for you in the knowledge that they have been pre-selected for you. Here’s a quote from their website.
More than 2 million hotels at your fingertips, all checked for sustainability! From treehouses to farm stays to sustainable resorts, business hotels to beach escapes we have the right choice for you. Whatever and wherever you want to book, bookdifferent.com.
There’s no need to have even a twinge of travel-guilt.
JJ is originally from the UK and has lived in South Florida since 1994. She is the founder and editor of JAQUO Magazine. You can connect with her using the social media icons below.