Author: noflytravelclub

Why We Are Flight-Free

It’s No Fly Travel Club for a reason. Tourism globally can do good. We know that it plays an important role in the world economy, and – done right – it provides opportunities to empower local communities and preserve cultures. But tourism is, for many of us, interlinked with aviation – the elephant in the […]

How Virtual Tours can Educate Travellers

The pandemic has forced much change in how we do things, and the travel industry has been no exception. Travel came to a standstill overnight, leaving many careers in limbo: destinations went without visitors, meaning freelance guides especially had no income. While some parts of the world are slowly returning to a ‘new normal’, most […]

What is responsible travel, really?

What makes an eco-friendly holiday? So, you’d like to choose more sustainable holidays. You know a bit about eco-tourism, and responsible travel… but how can you ensure that your booking and travelling choices make a real difference? Sustainable tourism isn’t just about reducing plastic straws. It is a mindset and a practical approach which looks […]

Biodiversity and Sustainable Tourism

We know that cutting carbon is a huge part of our obligation to live more sustainably, but carbon reduction is only half the battle. “Someone who grows a garden to help nature is personally doing the important work of improving the world. Never underestimate the power of such a seemingly simple act” Ana & Emily […]

Fashion: Slow & Fast

Leticia Credidio is an Italian-Japanese, Brazilian-born designer based in East London and Milan. She has worked at the intersection of design and social change for more than 12 years. We spoke to her about sustainable fashion, and how to change customer perceptions.

How Effective is Carbon Offsetting?

Wondering how effective carbon offsetting schemes really are? You’re not alone. From the different types of scheme available to controversies surrounding their effectiveness, understanding carbon recapture can be confusing and overwhelming. We believe that reducing emissions should always come first, but that offsetting can be a useful addition when done right. We spoke to our […]

Supporting Women in Travel

Investing in local travel benefits women all over the world – and helps to push us towards a more regenerative future. According to reports, over 50% of the travel and tourism industry is made up of women. However, as great as this sounds for equality in the workplace, the vast majority of women in tourism […]