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Responsible Tourism ~ from theory to practice

Related to my previous post on Responsible Tourism, it can be argued that the “travelers-to-be” may already have ideas on how exactly they’d like to make a difference through their travels. But what about the travel industry itself, how do they … Continue reading

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Responsible Tourism ~ inspirational and impactful. Some personal accounts.

The travel creature in all of us will certainly attest to the power of travel and how it “broadens the mind”. We also acknowledge travel for its addictive nature! I, for one, am a firm believer. And although the purpose … Continue reading

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The 10-Steps to Sustainable Hospitality

By Dian Hasan | July 20, 2010 A new century of environmental consciousness is dawning. Under the pressures of explosive human population growth, our planet’s natural communities are shriveling rapidly. They are shrinking on all fronts because of the expansion … Continue reading

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Indonesia’s Eco Lodges ties links with Sustainable Travel International

By Dian Hasan | July 20, 2010 After finalizing a comprehensive, first-of-its-kind agreement, Sustainable Travel International (STI), a non-profit global leader in sustainable development and responsible tourism, announced today their collaboration with Eco Lodges Indonesia (ELI), a pioneering, ecotourism provider … Continue reading

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Sonu Shivdasani ~ a man and his eco hospitality dream

By Dian Hasan | July 8, 2010 Sonu Shivdasani, the founder and CEO of Six Senses Resorts & Spas, tells Claire Ferris-Lay how he managed to create some of the world’s most luxurious hotels and still stay green. Sonu Shivdasani … Continue reading

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Favela Art Installation, Rio de Janeiro [2]

Favella Painting is the brainchild of Dutch artist due Hass&Hahn, who, in 2006, developed the idea of creating ‘community-driven art interventions in Brazil’. Inspiration: Ideas Inspiring Innovation

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Favela Art Installation, Rio de Janeiro [1]

It is often said that Art inspires us to do good things, it provides us with the humanity that makes us the most unique and able of all species (read: creative) to walk this earth. Art is of course also … Continue reading

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