Green Travel Tips When You Visit Orange County
By: Mylene Dela Cena
We have been moving around Orange County as often as anyone could because of our business. And somehow, during our travel, we realized what a great place this county is! Travelers should definitely take time to visit here especially with Orange County's main pride-- that this is an eco-friendly place!
There are many eco-friendly establishments here that amidst the advanced technology and modernization, the goal of saving the environment and keeping it safe and secure for the next generation is still on top of the list of many residents here. So, if you are looking for a green place to visit this summer or even on any given time, Orange County should be on your list. To keep you on the right track if you finally decided to visit Southern California, allow us to give you few green travel tips when you visit Orange County.
Limit your carbon footprint.
Make sure that you had your car checked before you travel. Obviously, driving can emit carbon footprint and it could produce more if there is something not right on your car. But do not fret, once you step in to Orange County, it will be more advisable for you to take some long walks in appreciating our environment.
Plan your Eco-Tour.
The best thing to do first when you get to OC is to plan your visit to OC Wildlife and Beach Tours. Here in Orange County, you will find the best beaches in towns that are certified clean! Preservation of nature is the number one goal here so rest assured that you will have the "greenest experience" here.
Arm yourself with reusable goodies.
As you go around OC, make sure that you are also participating in their green advocacy so you will not feel out of place. How? Bring reusable water bottles and eco bags as you stroll. In this county, people are more aware of how their landfills are being filled up by non-biodegradable waste. This is why the use of eco-friendly products are very much encourage.
Get in to local farmer's market.
Have the freshest and greenest produce treats of your life when you visit any of the local farmer's market here in Orange County. Locally grown farm products will surely make your palate craves for more even when you go back home.
Check-in to green hotels.
It may be rare to other places but here in Orange County, we have many hotels and inns that offer eco-friendly experiences. Some of the hotels that you might want to check out are the Waterfront beach Hotel, Casa Laguna, and Fairmont in Newport Beach.
Enjoy your "green stay" here in Orange County!