Even if you strive for a sustainable lifestyle at home, it may be tempting to avoid thinking about the effect your travels could have on the environment. No one wants to feel guilty on holiday. But the effects travelling has on the environment are significant. A study published last year by the University of Sydney found that global tourism accounts for eight per cent of total carbon emissions, three times higher than previously thought.
Justin Sablich, The New York Times 29 de abril de 2019 | 06h00 Ninguém quer sentir-se culpado nas férias. Mas as consequências deixadas pelas férias no meio-ambiente são significativas. Um estudo publicado no ano passado pela Universidade de Sydney concluiu que o turismo global é responsável por 8% do total das emissões de carbono, três vezes mais do que se pensava anteriormente.
Picture: PexelsAs virtual and augmented reality apps continue to develop, it’s becoming more likely that travelers will interact with these technologies, whether before or after their trips. “We’re seeing lots of people play with different forms of what I call ‘content excitement,'” said Mike Croucher, the chief architect at the technology company Travelport.