Traveling green brings rich rewards

A tour bus would miss wonderful sites like this North Boston street festival honoring St. Agrippina. (Note the "Strega" sponsorship, which I found very amusing.) Photo by Kathy Nance.

While I’m “pinch me, I’m dreaming” thrilled to be able to see so many parts of the country, I also am conscious of how much this is adding to my carbon footprint. Even though air travel is a form of mass transit, it also is very energy intensive per person. I’m reducing my impact by using public transit and eating local — and taking other green suggestions! [Read more...]