Category Archives: environment

Travel Better Certificate

Travel Better Club Offers Free Membership!

Sign up by Dec 31st and save $25 annual membership fee! Not too long ago we featured an article about the nagging guilt that can come from traveling in ways that may not be the best for the environment. Recently we learned about a great program

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Bikes for Humanity PDX Offers Easy Way to Keep the Wheels Spinning!

Portland-Vancouver has long enjoyed a reputation as one of most bicycle friendly metropolitan areas in the country, and even the world. An overall appreciation for outdoor activities, a strong concern for reducing carbon emissions, hundreds of miles of bike trails and dedicated street lanes, and

Confessions of a Guilty Voyager

Ok, I admit it – when it comes to vacation choices, I am a guilty traveler. Unlike some of my more virtuous friends, leisure time for me doesn’t mean a bike ride to the beach, a hike into the forest or canoeing to a remote