2017 is the International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development as promoted by the United Nations. The UN is dedicated to raising awareness about the huge impact that tourism has on communities and the environment. Through the interactive #travelenjoyrespect campaign, travelers can share what responsible travel means to them, post photos of their adventures, and connect with like-minded adventurers.
Transforming Your Impact
What steps can you take to practice responsible, sustainable travel? In fact, the easiest way is to start with small steps to ensure a positive impact, such as buying local products, leaving no trace, avoiding plastics and respecting local heritage, just to name a few. Before your next adventure, scroll through our “Quick Tips for a Sustainable Mountain Adventure” guide, and join the revolution to protect and preserve the beauty of our world. Download the 14 tips here.
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