Nature-based Tourism and Its Impact on Environmental Sustainability

February 9, 2020

Eco-tourism, or nature-based tourism, is conservation’s greatest paradox. Touted as ‘responsible travel’, nature-based tourism describes leisure travel that brings the traveler to natural areas, in an effort to conserve the natural environment while improving the welfare of local or indigenous … Continued

Are America’s School Trips Safe?

December 14, 2019

School trips and excursions are seeing a sad decline, with excessive paperwork, lack of time, and a risk-averse culture to blame. In the United Kingdom last year, 43 percent of teachers surveyed by the Sutton Trust said they had made cutbacks to … Continued