The travel industry has a major negative impact on our planet's ecosystem. According to a recent survey, a lack of knowledge is one of the key issues. By modifying our travel habits we can make a huge difference.
Promoting local businesses is a one of the main targets of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals. A sustainable traveler can largely contribute to this important target and many indirect positive consequences, including gender equality and zero hunger.
The world is full of interesting cultures and societies. Through travel, we can preserve and share them.