Posts Tagged ‘ Responsible travel ’

To fly or not to fly

May 8th, 2019 | By

Recently, a specialist tour operator, Responsible Travel, issued a manifesto which – among other things – called upon the UK government to increase APD to dissuade people from flying.

What’s hot: June 2017

May 31st, 2017 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world.

Saturday snippets: April 29th 2017

Apr 29th, 2017 | By
panoramic view of the Lake District

A museum of ice-cream, another about Dr Seuss, Bexit, being a gin ambassador and new flights to Russia attract Adrian’s attention this week.

Would you visit a zoo?

Apr 6th, 2017 | By

This week, Responsible Travel, based in Brighton which specialises in wildlife holidays has dropped visits to zoos as part of its tours. The reason? It says that zoos are “… relics of the past.”

What’s hot in 2017 – according to the travel industry part 3

Dec 31st, 2016 | By
Macchi Piccu, Peru

We continue with the last of the tips we have received for holidays in 2017

Five ways to make the most of your holiday

Feb 11th, 2016 | By

Heading off for half term? Check out these five fabulous tips and tricks for getting the most out of your holiday

Avoiding guilt trips

Aug 25th, 2010 | By

We’re becoming a nation of airborne adventurers. As flights get cheaper, holidaymakers are bypassing Blackpool in favour of more exotic locations like Bali and Borneo. We return invigorated, inspired and refreshed but there’s a catch: as tourists we can actually have an adverse impact on the countries we visit. So what’s the modern traveller with a conscience to do? Lonely Planet’s new book, Volunteer: A Traveller’s guide to making a difference around the world, has some suggestions