Which destinations should be celebrated in 2019 for their commitment to sustainable tourism? Our panel of travel and sustainability specialist has answers.
Mariglo (Marigs) Laririt, head of sustainability at El Nido Resorts in the Philippines, in this interview illustrates how the award-winning resort approaches sustainability – the challenges (such as climate change, supply chain, government), trends and opportunities of running a sustainable business.
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.
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.