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10 Gift Ideas for the Eco Traveler

It's just over 10 days to Christmas!! If you're still missing some gifts for your favorite fellow green travelers, here are some last minute ideas for all pockets and travel styles. To-Go Ware Bamboo Utensil Set There’s no need to use wasteful plastic cutlery when you travel. This lightweight reusable bamboo utensil set created by …

Best Christmas fairs for ecofriendly travelers

‘Tis the season to be jolly…and to travel! The weeks before Christmas are one of the best times to visit Europe. Not only it's low travel season (cheaper, less crowded ...), but cities, towns and villages, all get in the season's festive mood with ornate light decorations, special events and local crafts markets. In recent …

Travel Giving Tuesday: Donate for Environment and Community

As world travelers, we know first hand how much needs to be done to preserve the beautiful diversity of our planet and support the native communities that often are the guardians of these natural treasures.  Since this objectives are also part of any wholesome sustainability policy, many of the hotels listed on Wayaj actively work …

5 Ecofriendly Beach Destinations

Whether you are a jetsetter or a backpacker, if you plan to have an eco-friendly vacation, on Wajay you’ll find the ideal destination. Here are a few suggestions based on travel types, fashionable, active, with kids, splurge and budget , to help you planning your perfect earth friendly beach escape.

13 Haunted Places to Visit for Halloween

This year bring together your passion for travel and upgrade your Halloween experience to something more realistic that plastic puppets and spooky paraphernalia by visiting one of this haunted cities and locations from around the world. From serial murders scenes and plague infested halls to vicious landlords and pagan sacrifices, these are 13 (!) most spectral places to visit to get real for Halloween.

6 Eco-Friendly Weekend Ideas To Welcome Fall and Beat the End of Summer Blues 

Good bye long days, warm weather, light clothes and the great outdoors. All around the Northern hemisphere schools are reopening, thus marking the unofficial end of the summer. This change of season can be saddening, if not traumatic (yes, we know a few beach animals!), for some, that’s why we put together a few ideas for short eco-friendly trips and activities to beat the end of summer blues. 

Elephant Day 2017: eco-friendly destinations to help the elephants’ cause

Since 2012, August 12th marks World Elephant Day, a reminder to preserve and protect the elephants around the world. As the tiger, the elephant is another animal that has accompanied humans in their legends, stories and daily lives for millennia.

Green Travel Gear: 12 essential items 

Choosing sustainable hotels and transportation are important factors to travel in an environmentally friendly way, however, the choices made when packing have also consequences on the environment. Here are a few essential items to bring along to make sure your travel will leave the smallest carbon foot-print as possible.  Let’s start from the suitcase, an essential companion especially for all those trips that last more than a weekend. The …