Put simply, sustainable tourism creates better places for people to live in and visit. It means that visitors respect the local cultural heritage of a place and its surrounding natural environment.
Within families, that means it is up to the adults to foster a sense of responsibility in a new generation of global citizens and environmental stewards. Traveling with kids in a sustainable way not only teaches them to respect and appreciate the world around them, it encourages them to perpetuate those practices.
Sustainable travel works for families. Here are some ways to bring sustainability into your family travel plans