By Hotel Neptuno & Apartments,
This is a special week for us. World Energy Saving Day (21/10) and the International Day Against Climate Change (24/10) will be celebrated. For this reason, we are giving you some tips to plan a sustainable and responsible vacation.
1. Look for a socially commited destination
Local and regional institutions are increasing their commitment to the sustainable development of their economies. One of the most important measures taken is the attention and coverage of the most vulnerable groups. Cities and establishments that invest in improving the accessibility of their public roads or facilities are a clear example this commitment.
2. Bet on sustainable experiences
Choosing a Bike Tour over renting a car can be the first step. In this sense, hotels are increasing its proposal by offering sustainable activities. Enjoying your vacation while respecting the environment is easier than it seems. You just have to center your plans on sustainable options.
3. Try the local gastronomy
The simple action of choosing a restaurant that is committed to local products is a great step. With this action, you are contributing to the local economy's development. Furthermore, this election is indirectly saving the energy involved in the transportation of other imported products.
4. Stay in sustainable establishments
The election of the hotel or apartment where you are going to spend your holidays is a crucial moment. These establishments usually have an special section on their website where you can find detailed info about their sustainable measures. In our case, you can find it here.
5. Apply the "3 R"
Once you arrive at your destination, we recommend that you to follow the "3 R". Being a responsible consumer is in your hands: Reduce the consumption of single-use products, Reuse things giving them the highest possible utility and Recycle your waste.