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.
Felipe Vera Soto in this interview introduces us to sustainable tourism initiatives in Chile and explains how the award-winning community of Natales in Southern Chile approaches destination sustainability.
Joao Ministro in this interview shares his experience of working in rural development and responsible tourism in the Algarve region of Portugal.
Marta Mills in this interview discusses destination management, marketing and sustainable tourism challenges in the Caucasus region, especially Georgia.
Michael Dodds shares his thoughts on destination sustainability strategies, challenges and opportunities in Normandy and Brittany (France).