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An Eco-Friendly Visit to Sonoma: Hipmunk City Love

California is known for eco-consciousness, and Northern California for an organic and natural approach to life. Sonoma is a destination renowned for wineries, acres of blossoming vineyards, and tasting rooms where one can easily spend a weekend sipping some of the nation’s finest wines. In keeping with the local’s view of conservation, here are some…

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Welcome to Miami, Bienvenidos a Miami

Miami is renowned for beach bodies, buzzing nightlife, and the cultural vibrancy of Little Havana but there is a new trend starting too: environmental awareness. From the trendiest of hotels to the most exclusive of cafés, eco-friendliness is getting its foot in the door and is here to stay. Get on the scene yourself with…

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It’s Hip to be Green in Houston

Houston is taking their responsibility to the environment seriously; in 2010 they were named one of the top 10 greenest cities in the USA by! Here’s the best tips for being a responsible traveler on your next trip to Houston. Eat With Authenticity Benjy’s restaurant is a haven for those who are looking for…

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Going Green in New Orleans

After the destruction that Hurricane Katrina left in her wake, plenty of New Orleans was left to rebuild. The city has done so in a sustainable way, with an eye on the future. Make sure your visit to the Big Easy helps the locals and their community by taking advantage of these conscious travel tips….

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Going Green in San Antonio, Texas

While Texas doesn’t always jump out as a green leader, you’d be surprised to know that San Antonio offers some of the most thoughtful green programs in all of the United States. This is a collection of the most eco-conscious hotels in San Antonio offered by Hipmunk. Whether you are traveling for business or vacation,…

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Enjoy Comfort and Eco-Friendliness in The District

Washington, District of Columbia, is world-renowned for being a leader in many things, but city leaders also are trying their hand at being the best in responsible tourism in the United States. Many of the highest-end hotels in the capital city have begun implementing sustainable practices and continue looking for ways to improve. There’s no…

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Hipmunk City Love: The Best Eco-Friendly Hotels in Las Vegas

Is it possible to be a responsible traveler in the city of sin? Of course! Caring for the planet doesn’t mean you’re not entitled to have a great time even in the brightest city in the world. There’s no denying that the light pollution is excessive, but that doesn’t mean you can’t do your part…

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Planning Your Eco-Friendly Visit to Seattle

It’s called Emerald City largely because of its green backdrop, but there’s more to the green side of Seattle than the plethora of verdant plant life. This is your guide to learning how to be a responsible visitor in Seattle and making sure your visit leaves a positive impact in your wake. Get Around With…


Tapping Into The Soul of Portland

Portland is a lush wonderland for all things healthy, delicious, and green. Whether you are visiting for business, traveling with the family, or are in town to partake in the local culture, you are going to need a Portland hotel which best suits your trip type. Live It Up at The Nines When only the…

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Telling your parents you want to travel the world

You’ve bought the ticket, you’re so excited for your adventure, you’ve read all the best travel tips in the world, but there’s just one thing in your way — yo momma! or your dad, or a pack of wolves (hey, I don’t know who raised you). Here’s a few things you should consider when you…

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