How to travel sustainably: what to eat

How to travel sustainably: what to eat

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Bring along containers and fill them with nuts, fruit or snacks from street stalls instead of buying prepackaged goods that can contribute to landfills.

About one-quarter of all planet-warming greenhouse gases emitted each year are a result of what we eat, so thinking about what you eat while travelling is crucial if you want to leave a lighter footprint. While language and cultural barriers can make it harder to decipher exactly what is in your food and where it comes from, the change in diet can also present a great opportunity to try new foods and make different choices. Here are some tips to consider. Eating vegetarian or vegan  Whether at home or travelling, it’s a great way to make a sustainable and environmentally...




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