23 May '11, 12pm

Starre Vartan: Environmental author, pro blogger, green living expert

I'd love Escapes to exceed the success of it's sister site, Eco-Chick.com. Mine was the first green fashion and beauty blog for women, and now there are literally close to a hundred (or maybe more) sites that cover those topics, which means all those editors and all their readers are thinking about the issues inherent to how their purchases affect the planet. I hope to do the same thing with eco travel - and also inspire women to get out there for solo adventures! After spending six months travelling recently, driving cross-country, living in a yurt off-grid in Hawaii and exploring Australia by myself, it was amazing how many women I met who told me they didn't even use up their vacation days the previous year! Many of them were waitingfor a guy to go with, or didn't know where to go. Heart-breaking! I hope I can get women out there in to the amazing world we live in, and ...

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