Sustainable Travel: What’s in it for you? 8 Reasons to Book Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable Travel: What’s in it for you? 8 Reasons to Book Sustainable Tourism

Sustainable tourism - It’s not a type of tourism (like cruise or camping), nor does it have specific destination features (like city, beach or ski). Actually, any type of tourism, be it luxury or basic, can be more sustainable.

Because it’s all about how an organisation makes its decisions on a triple bottom line basis, ie not just for maximum profit (the economic bottom line), but considering on balance people (social) and planet (environmental) impacts too, whether design, construction, energy, water, waste, staff employment, procurement, partnerships etc.

But what’s in it for you?

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Travel in the Era of Nature and Climate Breakdown

Travel in the Era of Nature and Climate Breakdown

The UK has become the first country government to declare a climate emergency, given the impacts of man-made climate change. In the same week, a UN 3-year, 15,000-source reference, 1800-page Global Assessment of Nature has also laid the blame of biodiversity breakdown squarely on the heads of man.

But what does the simultaneous breakdown of nature and climate mean for travel?

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Sustainable Tourism - What Does that Even Mean?

Sustainable Tourism - What Does that Even Mean?

18th Jan 2017 sees the official opening of the Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development - #IY2017. Timely for Earth Changers, which exists to promote and support the best sustainable tourism for development. But what does that really mean?...

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