Tag - sustainable tourism

Life in Olympos: Ecotourism Karpathos

*Disclosure: This trip was hosted by Ecotourism Karpathos in partnership with Holiday World Karpathos Travel. However, all opinions are my own. Located in the Northern part of the island of Karpathos, Greece is a unique village known for keeping their morals, customs, and traditions. The women even still wear their traditional costumes every day. Olympos is located...

Keep Sevier Beautiful: Living Green in Tennessee

Keep Sevier Beautiful One of the most progressive composting facilities in the world can be found in Tennessee. The largest mixed co-composting facility in the nation is the Sevier Solid Waste Composting Facility. It serves the City of Gatlinburg, Sevierville and Pigeon Forge, Sevier County, and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Over the summer, during a trip...

Backcountry Experiences with Maine Huts and Trails

*Disclosure: I was a guest of Maine Huts and Trails however all opinions are my own* I recently slept in a sleeping bag for the first time in my life. Not just in a sleeping bag but in a hut with bunk rooms in the middle of Maine. After learning about Maine Huts and Trails a year ago, I couldn’t wait to check out this organization. A non profit whose mission is...