The best restaurants in Boulder, Colorado – my former hometown – all strive to be good to both people and the planet. I recently put together a list of my five favorite places to eat in Boulder that show an impressive commitment to sustainability.
Caitlin Murray is the co-founder of Purposeful Nomad. She and Jessica Scranton created the company in 2016 to “inspire, challenge and bring together women from around the globe.”
After hearing good things about sustainable tour company Lokal for a while, I was excited when I got to meet one of the minds behind it, Eytan Elterman, at the Women in Travel Summit in May (Yes, he was a very good sport about being surrounded by hundreds […]
I have the pleasure of working with inspiring, impactful organizations every day as a non-profit consultant. But I also get to discover wonderful organizations during the course of my travels around the globe. This year there were three that stuck out to me as being […]
In November I traveled to Guatemala with Ryan Stimmel, founder of GoodTrip Tours, to scout out an itinerary for cultural immersion trips he will start running for families and educators this spring in partnership with Cambio NDG, a language school that benefits the Dutch/Guatemalan NGO Niños de […]
NOTE (September 2018): Travel+SocialGood is now the Impact Travel Alliance. The 4th annual Travel+SocialGood (TSG) Global Summit is being held in New York City next month. It’s expected to draw 150 travel industry thought leaders, innovators and visionaries for the purpose of coming up with concrete […]
April 25 marked the two-year anniversary of the devastating Nepal earthquake, which left nearly 9,000 people dead and 22,000 people injured, and leveled countless homes and cultural and religious sites. I haven’t been to Nepal in more than 10 years, but it remains a very special […]
Thank you to Aviv Hochbaum for helping me spread the word on how to volunteer in Cambodia, a country I visited in fall 2014, and do so in a responsible manner. In this guest post, she recommends 10 opportunities with local organizations.
Today is World Water Day, which brings attention to the world water crisis. 2.1 billion people around the globe don’t have access to clean drinking water at home – of those, 263 million have to travel for more than 30 minutes to collect water. Anyone who […]