Aivar Ruukel in this interview discusses how ecotourism has developed in Estonia, the role of ICT for the work of small tour operators, and what it takes to become a great tour guide.
Mike McHugo tells the story of the Kasbah du Toubkal ecolodge and community tourism initiative in the Atlas mountains, Morocco. He tells us how, together with his brother and Hajj Maurice, he started the project, which challenges they’ve had to address and how they have been able to help the local berber community along the way.
Professor Tanja Mihalič of the Institute for Tourism at the University of Ljubljana in this interview shares her experience researching and promoting sustainable tourism in Slovenia. She also points out research priorities and how Slovenia has developed as a “green” destination.
Soča Valley in Slovenia is a destination well known among adventure travelers. Janko Humar in this interview shares the destination’s story, its challenges and opportunities. The interview is part of a special series with Slovenian sustainable tourism pioneers and changemakers.
Slovenia’s first organic farm certified as a responsible accommodation provider: Urška is a special place and project. In this interview, Urška Topolšek Planinšek takes us on a tour around the farm and family business.