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Travel the world with a clean conscience: nine ways to make your holiday more eco-friendly

Sustainable travel doesn’t mean you have to forgo foreign holidays or fabulous global experiences. It just means safeguarding the planet while you’re exploring it.

Sensitive tourism has the economic potential to help protect the environment and bring real benefits to local communities. But the flipside - over-development, environmental damage and cultural disenfranchisement – isn’t pretty. It’s up to a new generation of travellers to green up and go.

Start with these top tips and you’ll be doing your bit.

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