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  • Are Britons feeling ‘flight shame’ yet?
  • Are Britons feeling ‘flight shame’ yet?
    Jared Rice (2018) ©

How do Britons go green while travelling?

No-frills airlines and hotel comparison sites have made it cheaper than ever to take a relaxing holiday, but do Britons ever consider the environmental cost of their travels? Canvas8 spoke to 15 people from across the UK to understand how they might cut their carbon footprint when going abroad.

Location United Kingdom

When man first took to the skies, air travel was seen as the ultimate status symbol. Then came the era of low-cost flights, providing travellers with a chance to show off their penchant for niche, off-the-beaten-track locations. Travel platforms, like the itinerary generator BeRightBack and peer-curated recommendation site Trippin, are taking the customisation and individuality of holidays to a level where the sky might really be the limit.

But a rising tide of climate concern is driving people to reconsider their consumption habits, and many are trying to be more environmentally savvy when travelling. Many ...



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