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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 […]

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8 billion trees

A few days ago, I received an email from Hien from 8billiontrees.com 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

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM IN ITALY

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

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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 […]