Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Eco Travel Essentials

Going away for Thanksgiving? Make sure to keep the earth in mind when packing for your trip. These eco travel essentials can help guide your way.

1. Go Toob - No need to purchase travel sized toiletrees and waste plastic, instead use this refillable container to bring your favorite products wherever.

2. Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch Pocket Guide - Eat ethically with this much-trusted pocket guide. There is also an iphone app available!

3. Tom's Sunglasses - Sunglasses are a must on any trip, why not bring an ethical pair?

4. Water Bobble - Find yourself purchasing a lot of bottled water on vacation? The bobble filters water in a portable container!

5. Patagonia Fleece - layer with this classic from a super green company!

6. Carbon Offsets for your travel, the best and easiest way to ensure your vacation has minimal impact on the planet.


  1. Correction: it's actually the Monterey (not Marina) Bay Seafood Watch guide and it's worth noting that there's a FREE Seafood Watch smart phone app so that you can have the most up-to-date recommendations at the tip of your fingers. Learn more at

  2. So glad that sustainable seafood made the list of travel essentials! Choosing ocean-friendly seafood is a great way to help the oceans.