The Landgut A. Borsig Business Hotel near Berlin is a prime example of the transformative power of strong will, wit and dedication to environmental best practice. Meet Michael Stober, hotel manager and mastermind of award-winning Landgut A. Borsig conference hotel.
In this interview with Monica Grau, learn how her small family hotel Hostal Grau in Barcelona has become a LEED-certified leader in sustainable hospitality.
In this interview, Florie Thielin, hotel marketing professional and avid traveler hailing from a small village in the Loire Valley in France, tells us about her “HopTour”, her passion for sustainable tourism and Hopineo. She also details her experiences and shares her reflections on what she has learned about sustainable tourism during her travels through Latin America.
In this interview, sustainable tourism communication expert Xavier Font reflects on his academic and consulting career, where he sees the main sustainability challenges and opportunities, and how tourism businesses and destinations should (not) communicate their sustainability initiatives. He also shares some useful tips for emerging sustainable tourism researchers and professionals, and how his consulting company, Respondeco, has helped more than 60 businesses and destinations around the world with their communication strategies.
Sustainability in tourism and travel is a broad and complex topic. Making sense of a myriad of daily announcements, awards, reports and developments requires a lot of experience and special skills. In this short interview, TravelMole sustainable tourism editor Valere Tjolle, as a catalyst and mentor, shares his story and reflects on tourism, sustainability initiatives and why so much still needs to be done, based on his almost 50 years of professional experience.