Tag: make holidays greener 2011

UK agents share best green travel tips

The UK’s travel agents demonstrated their green credentials in support of Make Holidays Greener Week at the beginning of July, by sending Holiday Extras their top tips for sustainable overseas travel. Jane Wainwright of Co-operative Travel in Lowestoft came first in the competition for her caring, sharing approach – and wins a fantastic Freeloader Globetrotter

Make Holidays Greener Week 2011

We want your best tips to support Make Holidays Greener Week 2011

To mark this year’s Make Holidays Greener Week organised by the Travel Foundation (2 – 9 July), HolidayExtras.com is appealing to people to share their top tips for sustainable overseas travel. The ten best green travel tips will be published on HolidayExtras.com’s online guide to green travel and one lucky winner will nab a fantastic

UK travellers support sustainable tourism, says poll

Nearly 60% of UK travellers are in favour of combining holidays with charity work abroad, according to a poll carried out by HolidayExtras.com. Fifty eight per cent of customers surveyed agreed that “volun-tourism” can make a difference and would be a fantastic experience. Support for sustainable travel is further reinforced by the success of the