HOTEL INDUSTRY BUILDS A SUSTAINABILITY FRAMEWORK

Gary Diskin -
Several hotel chains with 25,000 hotels in total, have launched an initiative to establish a common definition of hotel sustainability in order to boost responsible travel and tourism. ...

HOW TO DESIGN A SUSTAINABLE TOURISM STRATEGY IN THE SHORT TERM

James Morris -
Tourism is one of the largest industries in the world and accounts for 10% of the world’s GDP and employment. By 2030, the number of travelers is expected to reach 1.8 billion, with Asia as the main t ...

EMISSION FREE TOURISM – IN HELSINKI IT WILL BE POSSIBLE

Vanderlei J. Pollack -
Emission-free tourism is the aim of the authorities in Helsinki. The city plans to reduce emissions by 60% by 2030. ...

TOP FIVE RURAL TOURISM TRENDS FOR SMART MARKETERS

Denise Chen -
UNWTO declared 2020 as the Year of Tourism and Rural Development. Tourists that are sustainable and care for the environment, as well as those looking for well-being getaways will be interested in the ...

WHAT EXACTLY ARE SUSTAINABLE HOTELS?

A sustainable hotel respects the environment and the surroundings in which it is located, is built with natural materials, has efficient lighting systems, generates its own energy, and contributes to ...