Daily Dose 09.20

When you think “eco-travel,” I bet you don’t think “New Jersey”…. but friends of the Meadowlands region want to change your mind…

National Geographic Traveler has rated 115 places around the world based on cultural, environmental, and aesthetic integrity…

biker.jpgSeptember 22 is World Carfree Day, celebrated in 1,500 cities in 40 countries. Streets are closed to cars and opened to festivals, bicycles, children, neighborhood parties, street theater and outdoor cafes, allowing people to see their cities the way they could be with fewer cars…

Travelers in the U.K. can find a lift with a driver, team up with walking buddies and cycle buddies, or find fellow travelers to share a taxi at Liftshare.org. The site also has info about travel and public transportation…

Planeta.com recently held an online forum to discuss ethical tourism, and has posted a summary of the key comments. *wonk alert* if you don’t have a pretty serious itch to learn more about this topic, skip this link.