A Meaningful Vacation: Opportunities for International Volunteering

  Many of us idealistic-types are hesitant to follow through on our dreams of global exploration and travel, being aware of the social and environmental consequences of our Western privilege and economic good fortune. Must …Read More

Exclusive: Icehotel, Mudhouse tap into the ecotourism market – Business

  By Jen Balboa Travel destinations may now easily fall under the banner of eco-tourism spots or green hotels. The United Nations World Tourism Organization forecasts the number of international travelers to reach 1.6 billion …Read More

Brevard after shuttle: Brevard embraces eco-tourism after the shuttle.

It’s a startling and compelling display. And it could play a role in shoring up Brevard County’s economy as thousands of better-paying jobs and a reliable stream of tourism vanished with last month’s retirement of …Read More

Philippine fishing village embraces ecotourism – Channel NewsAsia

  ZAMBALES, Philippines: A fishing community in the Philippines that once used dynamite to catch fish, now advocates ecotourism. Rather than destroy the environment, the community is protecting it. Located in the northern part of …Read More

What’s New @ Ecotourism Laos Grows and Goes Social – Tourist Bureau – etravelblackboardasia.com

The Lao National Tourism Administration (LNTA) and Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Sustainable Tourism Development Project has officially launched its expanded online “What’s New @ Ecotourism Laos” monthly newsletter in tandem with the debut of the …Read More

Travel Industry Offers Deals to Gay Honeymooners Honeymoons for Gay Couples Become a Hot Ticket

ALL newlyweds need a honeymoon — a fact that has the travel industry salivating. DEALS Hotels are offering free nights at resorts like the W Retreat in Vieques, P.R. The legalization of same-sex marriage in …Read More

Environment

THUA THIEN-HUE Á— The central province of Thua Thien-Hue has found a viable way to preserve biodiversity and develop ecotourism by combining coastal afforestation with aquaculture. The afforestation project 661, which involves 28 communes along …Read More

The Hilton Barbados: Caribbean Vacation at a Luxury Beachfront Property

  Today’s travel is brutal, which is why every traveler wants to wind down after enduring that ordeal, at a picture-perfect destination hotel. One with, say, two gorgeous beaches on the Caribbean Sea, lovely cascading …Read More

Cycling in Iceland: Rain, Bright Nights, Stunning Views and Unbeatable Adventures | Your Travel Choice Blog

  By Thomas Marvin Back in 2006 my friend Legs and I packed our bags and bikes and headed to Iceland for a 6 week pootle round the island. We’d originally been looking at cycling …Read More

Malaysia has emerged as a leading eco-tourism haven

 Jul 13, 2011 “Going green” is a phenomenon that has been permeating in all aspects of life – including travel. A consistent growing percentage of travelers are looking for destinations and activities that offer nature-based …Read More