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The greenest travel destinations in the world

Tourism normally means to travel from one part of the world to another. Many eco-tourism attractions in the world have strived to minimize the impact of human activities on the environment. Responsible ecotourism can increase the economic conditions of rural areas. Eco tourism helps teach the visitors about environmental wellbeing and promote cultural awareness. If you are planning to take a tour to the greenest places in the world, here are some great destinations for you.

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2012 London Olympics goes green with recyclable basketball stadium

Hosting the Olympic Games has so far been a privilege bestowed only to a few wealthy countries who could afford to erect massive sports arenas required for the event. Since the Olympics draw a huge number of international visitors, building such arenas is something of a necessity. However, to level the proverbial playing field for countries with a slightly lesser budget, designers Wilkinson Eyre and Sinclair Knight Mertz have created a basketball arena that is not only budget-friendly for the organizers but also a lot greener than most of the permanent structures. The 2012 London Olympics Basketball Stadium project was created in collaboration with sports consultants KSS and as its name signifies, it would be used to organize the basketball competitions in this year’s Summer Olympics.

Recyclable Basketball stadium for 2012 London Olympic

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