Responsible tourism is something that all dedicated travellers should be thinking about. Strive to leave a minimal negative impact on nature and she will give tirelessly, endlessly.
Travel in an environmental sensitive way. Take a tour, use public transport where you can or better still, walk or cycle. For up to the minute travel and public transport information please contact – www.traveline.info
We all need to conserve water.
Turn off lights when you leave your dorm room and close windows when the heating is on.
Respect nature and wildlife by not littering, guarding against fire and using footpaths and coastal paths responsibly. Leave only your footprints
Download the Countryside Code here.
Use local products and services. They give you a flavour of the area and help support local communities. We are fortunate to have some fantastic producers of food, drink, and arts and crafts in Cornwall. Osbornes is a great grocers over the road from Cohort, it’s cheaper than the local supermarkets, please support it!
Try to avoid overly packaged goods and say no to carrier bags. Recycle any waste you have in the appropriate bins. Reuse your plastic bottles by filling up with tap water (our drinking water is lovely).
Look out for the symbol and please support those businesses that are working to reduce their carbon footprint. The award is also open to tour operators, visitor attractions, activity providers, accommodation providers, restaurants and other businesses. http://www.green-tourism.com/