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How to Return to Travel in a Positive Way

When we emerge from our imposed travel hiatus, social distancing and isolation, embrace your new mindset and gratitude for our amazing planet Earth. Filled with gratitude for life, humility, compassion and eagerness to get out and explore again. These are the ultimate building blocks to create your new 'normal' that is more sustainable in life and travel. Here’s how you can return to travel in a positive way and support people, planet and wildlife.

Proud Member of 1% for the Planet

The Sustainable Traveller was created as a result of founder Dayana Brooke’s passion for conservation, and commitment to protecting the environment, nature, wildlife, oceans and local cultures as well as she can.   By changing the way we travel, Dayana hopes to protect, conserve and preserve our environment and wildlife for future generations. In keeping with this vision, we’re immensely proud to announce that The Sustainable Traveller is now an official member of 1% for the Planet.   1% for the Planet is a collaboration of global business owners, individuals and NGOs committed to giving back to the environment through various community projects. Over the past 15 years, they have given back over $175 million for environmental causes.   By...

Travel in 2030

In just 12 years time, it will be 2030. The population is estimated to grow to 8.5 billion with 1.8 billion of us travelling. The cost of flying would of increased with higher fuel prices. Space travel may be commercial by then, but perhaps for only the wealthy. The islands of the Pacific, Maldives, Phillipines, Micronesia and Seychelles will ironically become tourist hotspots in our rush to see them before they become one of 14 islands threatened by climate changes, sea level rising and melting of the polar caps. The polar regions will become accessible land as ice sheets have been melted. This in turn will change ocean currents, weather patterns, creating extreme cyclone activities and affecting marine life and biodiversity....