What Does Responsible Travel Look Like?
Central to everything we do is the desire to effect positive change and enrich the lives of those we encounter along the way. Every destination we send guests to is someone's home, and we do what we can to ensure that each place is left just as we found it, or better. We make it easy for you to travel in a way that you know positively contributes to the people and places you go. To do that, we follow six guiding principles. Scroll to read more.
№ 1: Local Vendors
Whenever possible, we put money directly into the hands of communities, using locally owned & operated vendors, and eating locally-sourced & produced food.
№ 2: We Vet Our Partners
Our local partners have strong sustainability practices & provide important support to the communities they operate in.
№ 3: Fair Pay
Our partners' local staff and independent operators receive a fair rate for their services.
№ 4: Environmentally Conscious
We follow water conservation, recycling, and other similar practices that aid in the environmental conservation of the areas we visit.
№ 5: We Guide You
We provide our clients with guidelines on how to respect the social, cultural and religious beliefs of local communities.
№ 6: We Give Back
We support regional community and conservation-focused charities.