Travelling is great for expanding your horizons, raking in more likes on Instagram, but it might not be that great for the planet or local communities and the country’s heritage. It’s no wonder that more folks are becoming aware of the need to travel sustainably. Adopting eco-friendly practices even when you’re on vacay, protecting the host country’s culture and heritage, as well as giving back to local communities are all part of sustainable travel, which is gaining traction among globetrotters. The point here is to minimise the negative impact of tourism, and to protect and preserve the natural and cultural environment. For the uninitiated, here are some tips on how you can make a difference on your next holiday.