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20 03, 2018

The Difference Between Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism

2021-07-17T06:50:59+08:00March 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Difference Between Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Many confuse between the terms “Ecotourism”, “Sustainable Tourism”, and “Responsible Travel”, so here's a simple explanation on the differences. Ecotourism is a niche segment of tourism in natural areas. Sustainable Tourism does not refer to a specific type of tourism, it is an aspiration for the impacts [...]

20 03, 2018

What is Sustainable Tourism?

2020-10-29T00:01:33+08:00March 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , |

Definitions of Sustainable Tourism Sustainable Tourism refers to sustainable practices in and by the tourism industry. It is an aspiration to acknowledge all impacts of tourism, both positive and negative. It aims to minimize the negative impacts and maximize the positive ones. Negative impacts to a destination include economic leakage, damage to the natural [...]