Even if you are not involved with PracticallyGreen.com, a website promoting greener life habits, these eco-friendly travel tips will still help you become more environmentally aware. From PractiacallyGreen.com:
*Fly an airline that has taken steps to reduce their impact on the environment, go up 5 points
*Drive instead of flying for a short trip (20 points)
*As long as you’re driving, fill the car with friends and family (50 points), drive a car like a hybrid that gets good gas mileage (100 points), inflate your tires before hitting the road (20 points), and drive the speed limit (50 more points)
*For holiday parties in town, walking, biking, taking public transportation, and carpooling (especially with a designated driver) are the climate-friendliest options.
These are just a few ideas from PracticallyGreen.com, add your ideas in the comment section below or visit PracticallyGreen.com to see how you measure in a greener world or ClimateCounts.org to check a company, product or service that you use or plan to buy.