Destinations

Cape Whale Coast sets the bar high for responsible tourism destinations

On a drive to Hermanus to interview Frieda Lloyd, Manager of Cape Whale Coast Tourism, I pondered on what makes a tourism destination a responsible tourism destination. Is a responsible tourism destination one in which the local government has created an environment to support responsible tourism and responsible travel? Or is a responsible tourism

2018-09-26T08:48:45+00:0026 Sep 2018|Blog, Destinations, Latest News|

Le Maroc célèbre le tourisme responsable

The Kingdom of Morocco has long been committed to responsible tourism. It is a foundation of the destination’s Vision 2020, and at the heart of its tourism development strategy. The commitment goes beyond strategy and policy.  A Charter for Sustainable Tourism,  various guidance documents for tourism businesses, and a “Responsible Traveller” information booklet are but some

2018-01-24T08:38:42+00:0017 Jan 2016|Awards, Blog, Destinations, North Africa|

Registration for RTD11 now open

Registration for the 11th International Conference on Responsible Tourism in Destinations (RTD11), 14 - 15 April 2015, at the CTICC, Cape Town is now open.  The conference is co-located with WTM Africa. RTD11 is proudly organised by Better Tourism Africa and Responsible Cape Town, and supported by the City of Cape Town, Responsible Traveller, V & A Waterfront, Avis South

2018-01-24T08:38:09+00:0010 Mar 2015|Blog, Destinations, Latest News|