Interview with Martha Honey on her work at the Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) in the USA and sustainable tourism priorities.
Tourism consultant Paul Rogers shares his thoughts on the sustainable tourism development in Myanmar and reflects on his professional journey.
Few professional stories are as intriguing as that of sustainable business ‘guru’ John Elkington, founder of SustainAbility & Volans. Here’s what he thinks.
For a view of sustainable tourism from an innovator in the private sector, we bring you this interview with Ignasi Uñó Pérez, CEO and Co-founder of Twentytú Hi-tech Hostel Barcelona, a hotel certified by Biosphere and part of the Barcelona Sustainable Tourism network. Ignasi tells us, among other things, why the hostel management decided to be certified by Biosphere and the anticipated benefits, his opinion on the hotel moratorium implemented by the city’s new Lord Mayor, and which are the major challenges that Barcelona faces as tourist destination.
Park Güell is a tourist attraction wandering and struggling between the benefits and issues brought by mass tourism in Barcelona. During the Grand Tour 2015, we visited Barcelona and had the opportunity to talk with Mayra Nieto Magaldi, Park Güell’s Sales, Marketing and Customer Service Manager, who told us about the new regulation model implemented to conserve this important tourist and cultural enclave, guaranteeing not only the quality of the tourists’ visit, but also maintaining it as a place for neighbors and citizens to enjoy for leisure and everyday use.