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Sustainable Travel

If you believe the only way to travel is to travel responsibly, you are our kind of people. We do our part to make sure our buildings and experiences are environmentally, socially, and financially sustainable, while helping you make the right kind of impact wherever your travels take you.

HI USA Sustainability

Dig into our environmental standards and best practices.

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Environmental Impact Report

HI USA’s Environmental Impact Report covers our current success and future aspirations as a leader in sustainable travel.

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Awards and Certifications

HI USA is a global leader in the Sustainable Tourism movement. Check out the awards and certifications we’ve earned throughout the years.

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Read More on Sustainability

How to Make Your Travels Socially Sustainable

Learn more about how to be socially sustainable.

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Lighten Up Your Travel Footprint

These tips for sustainable travel will help you lighten your carbon footprint

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Quirky Ways HI USA Hostels Save Water

Take a look at some of the offbeat ways our hostels save water

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