The Wild Asia Responsible Tourism Awards: It’s Time to Shine.

The Wild Asia Responsible Tourism Awards: It’s Time to Shine.

If you are a responsible and sustainable tourism company in Asia, then it’s time for you to be recognized. For the ninth consecutive year, Wild Asia is looking to award travel businesses in Asia that are dedicated to community development, cultural preservation, wildlife conservation, efficient resource use, and inspiring others to go above and beyond. Winners will celebrate in September […]

Barcelona Declaration: 5 Steps to Follow for Responsible Tourism

Barcelona Declaration: 5 Steps to Follow for Responsible Tourism

Tourism plays an important role in society and this has led us to a new strategy for sustainable tourism which benefits both locals and visitors at various destinations. This is one of the reasons why different work groups related to the sector met in Barcelona a few days ago at the International Conference on Responsible Tourism in Destinations, where a […]

Climate Change? Five New Challenges That Hotels Now Face

Climate Change? Five New Challenges That Hotels Now Face

Climate change is a reality that more and more of us witness in our day to day lives. Despite public awareness campaigns, there is still a segment of the population reluctant to change lifestyle habits that may affect the environment. However, it’s not just citizens facing this issue – businesses must adapt as well. More than many others, the tourism […]

Earth Day 2011

Today is Earth Day 2011, and while we celebrated last year by providing 100% of our revenues to a local charity, this year we are unable to participate so because our website is under construction (but stayed tuned, you are going to love it when it is ready).  So, looking elsewhere for some great green travel deals or events on […]