It has been especially catastrophic throughout the islands of Puerto Rico, St. Maarten, Barbuda, Dominica, St. Thomas, and St. John.
These destinations depend almost entirely on travel and tourism for their economic base.
Quite quickly, they may be on the verge of economic collapse.
If they don’t have tourism, they don’t have an economic driver.
If you want, consider spending at least part of your next vacation volunteering to help.
If we’re truly travelers in the best sense of the word, we should do everything we can to travel and then help.
For more information about how you can help others while you travel, check out:
- How You Can Donate Your Frequent Flyer Miles to a Good Cause
- Donate Your Old Luggage to a Good Cause
- How You Can Help Others by Donating Old Soap
Keep reading for more travel tips.