responsibletravel.com, the world’s leading travel agent for responsible holidays, has announced today that it will offer travellers a flight search which compares not only prices, but carbon emissions of different airlines for requested routes.
The travel industry seems to have landed right into the middle of another contentious debate – carbon offsets vs conservation.
responsibletravel.com, the world’s leading travel agent for responsible holidays, has announced today that it plans to remove the facility for its customers to offset carbon emissions via its website. The company was among the first travel organisations to introduce carbon offsets in early 2002, and is now one of the first to remove them for environmental reasons.
With the summer wedding season well underway, responsibletravel.com reports an impressive 41% year on year increase in the number of customers enquiring about honeymoons in the UK.
In the run up to the UN’s World Water Day this Sunday (22 March), leading responsible holiday company responsibletravel.com warns of the serious impact that tourism is having on the world’s water supply.
Trains tickets from the UK to the continent cannot be booked online as easily as plane tickets, according to responsibletravel.com research into the state of train booking systems on the web.