sustainable tourism

Technology

Klook’s three-pronged approach to (responsibly) meeting modern traveller demands

by Huntley Mitchell

The demands of modern travellers are forcing travel companies to rethink how to meet them in a more responsible and sustainable way. For Klook, that means a three-fold approach.

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Events

Tourism

Bob Brown calls for private land to be used for sustainable tourism

by Christian Fleetwood

Environmentalist and former Greens leader Bob Brown delivered a passionate keynote at Travel DAZE yesterday, which you can relive right here.

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Destinations

Uluru honoured in top 10 best sustainable tourism destinations list

by Christian Fleetwood

Greenies, raise your metal straws! We’ve got a list of the best sustainable tourism destinations in the world for you to feast your eyes on.

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Tourism

Here’s why the closure of Maya bay is a win for the industry

by Dayana Brooke

ICYMI: Maya bay was recently closed indefinitely to give the marine life a chance to rejuvenate. We wish we could take some time off for rejuvenation but we fear we’d never return.

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Destinations

Three surprises you’ll find in Fiji

What’s not surprising is that we’ll spend the rest of the day researching our next holiday there after looking at these pics.

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Hotels

LUX resorts boosts eco-tourism in the Maldives with great new initiatives

Meanwhile, we’re trying to boost eco-friendly practices in our office by slapping single-use coffee cups out of our colleague’s hands. They’ll thank us once the burns heal.

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Tourism

GSTC chair, Luigi Cabrini “Tourism must be a leader in responding to climate change”

by Ali Coulton

We picked Cabrini’s brain about his favourite sustainable travel destinations and his time at the UN. We imagine he now has a bit of a headache.

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Tourism

Travel companies celebrate Earth Day with great new initiatives

We celebrated Earth Day by slapping single-use coffee cups our of strangers hands. They’ll thank us when they recover from the burns.

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Tourism

Virtuoso MD: Sustainability should be cultural

by Ali Coulton

Meanwhile, we’re making our office more sustainable by reusing our old coffee cups. It’s not so bad once you get used to the smell.

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Tourism

Airbnb launches Healthy Tourism Office

The healthiest thing we’re doing today is eating the celery in our Friday morning bloody mary.

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Wholesalers

This travel company is planting a tree for every booking made

Are you looking for a way to feel all warm and fuzzy inside? Well you could eat a heated ball of hair, or you could just read this.

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Tourism

Leo DiCaprio backs Aussie’s world-first ecotourism initiative

Sustainability, a tropical paradise and a night with Leo DiCaprio? That’s something we could definitely raise our glasses to. Ok, the Leo bit is a lie.

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