Peace tourism & War tourism

This month I want to talk about tourism and peace, but also about historical and current war tourism. I tried not to talk too much about what is happening in Ukraine since February 24, 2022, as I am not an expert on the subject, but I took the opportunity to inform myself, review some topics […]

Sustainability, liveability and Greenwashing

In February 2022 (before the Russian invasion) I had the chance to enjoy a few days of a well-deserved holiday. I had time to catch up on some of the reports I received between October and January relating to the world of sustainable tourism. A few thoughts came up and I hope to be of […]

Green solutions: the current situation and global and Italian objectives

Heating and cooling are among the main causes of pollution and climate change. I wanted to find the most interesting green solutions applicable not only to villas or residences but also to condominiums and hospitality.Today I propose the topics I am studying myself and the sources I am using.  This is important information if you […]

Sustainable mobility and transport

Do you know the 2030 and 2050 targets for sustainable mobility? No? Then you are in the right place. Today’s topic is sustainable mobility and in particular public transport, a topic we have rarely heard about in Italy and many other countries in the last couple of years, except in connection with COVID restrictions. I […]

The plastic problem, tourism and unexpected solutions.

Hi! Have you ever heard of plastic and the problems associated with it in tourism and elsewhere? That’s what I’m talking about today: plastics. Let’s try to put the problem in context, compare some proposed solutions and see two practical aspects of plastic for those working in the tourism sector, particularly in hospitality. My name […]

Calculate Carbon Footprint

8 billion trees

A few days ago, I received an email from Hien from with news regarding their carbon footprint calculator launch. At the moment, we are promoting a special awareness campaign. For every person that uses the calculator, we will plant 1 fresh seedling from our Amazon nursery in their name. Why? Because we believe only […]

Accessible and inclusive tourism: tourism for all is possible

Today I am sharing my experience with Hotel Loveno. In June I wanted to do some research into accessibility in Italy, to understand what laws govern it, what the minimum and recommended standards are, and how to improve the welcome at Hotel Loveno for people with these needs. We discovered that Hotel Loveno has many […]

Sustainable Tourism in Italy: the 3 best


Today I thought I would share my favourites, 3 representatives of sustainable tourism in Italy. I am an operator. That’s true, but that doesn’t stop me from also being a crazy lover of travel and discovery! Be sure to read all the way to the end so you don’t miss a single one. I have […]

Sustainable Tourism News: Major Queensland tourism industry bodies collaborate for long-term industry sustainability

media release Ecoturism Australia logo

I am glad to share with you the latest media release from Ecotourism Australia. Nature-based tourism operators in Queensland are being given a boost this month thanks to a new agreement between long-term industry partners, Ecotourism Australia (EA) and the Queensland Tourism Industry Council (QTIC) to cross-recognise each other’s certification programs. EA certifies Australian nature-based […]

How to promote your business without greenwashing and confusion?

Hello! Have you ever heard of greenwashing? That’s today’s topic, and I’m happy to share with you 3 ways to promote your business without greenwashing! My name is Sara, I am a tourism consultant, and on this site, I talk about tourism, sustainability, theory and practices to become a more sustainable operator. The ways I […]