Commuting is a huge part of our daily lives, whether we’re going to school, work, the shops, or just on a little adventure. The day-to-day travel decisions we make can have a real impact on making Scotland a cleaner, greener place to live. What’s more, they could also help you be fitter, healthier, happier and wealthier.
That’s why, in our online magazine, we’re talking all about the benefits of active travel. Did you know that almost half of all journeys we make are under two miles? Perfect distance for walking or cycling and making sure you get the recommended 30 minutes of exercise a day.
‘The Greener Guide to Commuting’ is jam packed with lots of useful information about the benefits of active travel. In it you’ll find everything from recommended apps to help make your commute more fun, to a glimpse into the future to see what commuting will look like years from now!
So what are you waiting for, click on the link below to dive right in. And remember, if it’s not far, leave the car!
If you are looking for further inspiration, DJ and TV presenter Ewen Cameron created this short video on greener commuting.