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About this site: was first started in 2003 by father and son team Chris and Jaime Askew. The site started out as our own list of useful travel bookmarks, but gradually grew into something that we wanted to share with others. We are avid travellers (between us we have visited over 50 countries), but can only dream of getting to some of the beautiful places listed on this site.
The inspiration for the site can be particularly attributed to George Monbiot -listening to him speak about the massive environmental impact of air travel the day before travelling from Britain to Ecuador was a sobering experience.
Our aim is to promote organisations offering sustainable and responsible travel. We are keen to include web sites related to eco tourism and ethical travel -including hotels, hostels, villas and holiday eco-homes.
Do help us to continue to develop our library of sustainable travel information.. To suggest a site, please e-mail us at with a brief description and the URL.
Some readers comments:
"We were looking over your site last night and were impressed by your attention to sustainability and the environment."
"We think your website is tremendous and will prove to be a great asset"

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