04/11/2012 07:34 am ET Updated Jun 11, 2012

5 Green Cities Around The World (PHOTOS)

Thousands of cities, big and small, around the world have embraced the green movement over the last few years, with many more following their lead. From innovative recycling programs to adding more green space, it actually is becoming easy to be green around the world.

With Earth Month in full swing, we're putting the solar-powered spotlight on five cities making a difference fighting climate change and doing their part to make this world a cleaner place to live.

All pictures courtesy of G Adventures.

Earth Month: 5 Green Cities