A very informative new eco guide for hospitality businesses & schools by the Association of Southeast Asian Social Enterprises for Training in Hospitality & Catering - Free Download: assethc.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/eco-guide-d…
“Recipes to minimise your impact on the environment while saving costs.”
A revealing investigation of how REDD projects have at best a placebo effect on deforestation if not actually encouraging it: wrm.org.uy/books-and-briefings/aviation-and-false-…
Do Visit Palermo: they have a great mayor, beyond brimming with history and culture! Mayor Leoluca Orlando, told the Guardian he was ready to open the city’s seaport to allow the rescued migrants to safely disembark. Orlando noted that: “Palermo (Panormos) in ancient Greek meant ‘complete port’...Do Visit Palermo: they have a great mayor, beyond brimming with history and culture! Mayor Leoluca Orlando, told the Guardian he was ready to open the city’s seaport to allow the rescued migrants to safely disembark. Orlando noted that: “Palermo (Panormos) in ancient Greek meant ‘complete port’. We have always welcomed rescue boats and vessels who saved lives at sea. We will not stop now”. Show more
Palermo mayor offers to open port to rescue vessel but may need coastguard cooperation
So hard to believe: Anthony Bourdain took his life today. A real traveller and pathbreaker for culinary tourism, advocate for food worker rights and against food waste. R.I.P. www.youtube.com/watch
The Global Sustainable Tourism Conference 2018 (GSTC2018), which is organized by the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) and Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) will take place in Kasane, Botswana, on December 7th-10th. Details of topics and speakers will follow.
- Friday, 07 December 2018 09:00
- Kasane, Botswana
A new report by the Oakland Institute alleges there is complicity between Tanzanian government officials and two foreign tourism companies as they use conservation laws to dispossess the Maasai in the Ngorongoro District. www.oaklandinstitute.org/tanzania-safari-businesse…
Losing the Serengeti: The Maasai Land that was to Run Forever is based on field research, never publicly-seen-before documents, and an in-depth investigation into Tanzania’s…
Read my review of Jeremy Smith's "Transforming Travel - Realising the potential of sustainable tourism" ecoclub.com/headlines/reviews/1155-review-of-trans…
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Genuine Hospitality: Locals offer free hospitality for football fans travelling to Kiev, Ukraine for the Euro final www.facebook.com/groups/370623413442335/
Link to share facebook.com/groups/370623413442335/ As hotels are booked in Kyiv on 26 May, and many football fans are looking for the place to stay after…
Green aviation technology solutions and innovations should be heavily subsidised so that they become viable at commercial scale and airlines encouraged (through global green tax incentives-disincentives) to rapidly adopt it. At the same time we need a massive improvement in rail infrastructure so...Green aviation technology solutions and innovations should be heavily subsidised so that they become viable at commercial scale and airlines encouraged (through global green tax incentives-disincentives) to rapidly adopt it. At the same time we need a massive improvement in rail infrastructure so that people choose trains for short-haul distances, for example for intra-Europe travel. Who will pay for all this is the tricky question, but it will probably be the taxpayers rather than tax-dodging moguls. Show more
A new study says global tourism accounts for 8% of carbon emissions, far larger than previously thought.
The Age of Fake and the unbearable lightness of mass social media and big tourism booking & review websites: how a non-existent restaurant became London's top-rated establishment
And then served customers Iceland ready meals on its opening night.
Environmental Authoritarianism? Philippine's Duterte shuts down a whole island destination for 6 months, press reports to be tightly controlled news.mb.com.ph/2018/04/19/boracay-state-of-calamit…
Boracay, Aklan—A state of calamity will be declared for Boracay Island in Aklan within this week, formalizing the six-month closure of the country’s premier tourist…
Animal suffering should simply be made illegal www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/baboon-escape-researc…
Their taste of freedom was short-lived.
More crammed, more eco, but would it be safe? www.independent.co.uk/travel/news-and-advice/airli…
The next generation of cramped airline seat could soon hit runways. Italian seating company Avio Interiors unveiled its Skyrider 2.0, which “allows an ultra-high density…
Majorcans protest the arrival of yet another giant cruise ship. majorcadailybulletin.com/news/local/2018/04/08/514…
Symphony of the Seas arrived in Palma on Sunday on its maiden cruise.
Organisation & PositionFounder & Director, ECOCLUB - International Ecotourism Club
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City / TownAthens
Current LocationAthens, Greece
I am seekingcurrent & aspiring ecotourism professionals
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