Avoiding single-use plastics like bottles and bags is hard enough at home, and can be especially difficult while traveling. When you’re on the go and trying to pack light, it’s easy to grab a plastic-wrapped sandwich and bottle of water. But eliminating single-use plastics on a trip might be easier than you think—even in a foreign country without potable water.

Read more about how the author took on this challenge during her trip to Belize: https://www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/destinations/north-america/belize/planet-or-plastic-challenge-single-use-tools-sustainability/