Based on the past 12 years of travelling the world, I’ve slowly been able to unravel the real life meaning of sustainable travel (and I’m still learning). Sustainability is not just about checking the boxes. It is understanding how our choices translate into positive environmental, social and economic impact on the destinations we visit:
As someone whose passion, work and income is closely intertwined with travel, making the commitment to measure, reduce and compensate my flying emissions hasn?t been easy. Towards the end of 2021, I signed the Glasgow Declaration on Climate Action in Tourism – and pledged to keep track of how much I fly and reduce it as much as possible.