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Edition 2 – 2017

Filed in 2017, Uncategorized by on May 31, 2017
Edition 2 – 2017

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller. In this edition we celebrate Africa… And more specifically the winners of the African Responsible Tourism Awards 2017 held at WTM Africa in April. With winners from a number of African countries, we get to ‘travel’ far and wide and experience their best practice examples of how to […]

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iSimangaliso developing to conserve through restitution and growth

Filed in Communities, Conservation, News, Uncategorized by on May 31, 2017
iSimangaliso developing to conserve through restitution and growth

In 2000, when the iSimangaliso Wetland Park was listed and proclaimed as South Africa’s first world heritage site, the region in which it is located was marked by a declining tourism economy. The proclamation of iSimangaliso consolidated 16 separate parcels of land, including a patchwork of earlier proclamations dating back to 1895. This marked the […]

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Edition 1 – 2017

Filed in 2017, Uncategorized by on March 31, 2017
Edition 1 – 2017

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller. In this edition we celebrate Travel in Africa… And more specifically responsible tourism in Africa. A visit to Africa is on many people’s bucket list, with it’s glorious weather, azure blue seas and safari opportunities. Many young people choose Africa for a ‘gap year’ , feeling the need […]

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Edition 5 – 2016

Filed in 2016, Uncategorized by on December 23, 2016
Edition 5 – 2016

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller…. in this edition we celebrate SUMMER. 2016 has been a challenging time for many, but despite the hardships and heartache (for those who have lost loved ones) we consider our blessings and look back with gratitude. I am so very grateful for the opportunities I get to travel, […]

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Edition 4 – 2016

Filed in 2016, Uncategorized by on September 30, 2016
Edition 4 – 2016

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller. In this edition we continue our road tripping… To say that I have loved compiling this edition would almost be an understatement. I am blown away by the wonderful stories of conservation and responsible tourism that are to be found throughout Africa… From the people behind the success […]

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Edition 3 – 2016

Filed in 2016, Uncategorized by on June 29, 2016
Edition 3 – 2016

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller. In this edition we go road tripping… My hubby and I spend time at Mount Camdeboo in the Eastern Cape, in Stellenbosh, Cape Town and the Elgin Valley. Here we get to appreciate history and art, fine wines, fabulous food and epic adventures; wonderful wildlife and conservation initiatives […]

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Edition 2 – 2016

Filed in 2016, Uncategorized by on April 2, 2016
Edition 2 – 2016

Welcome to a very special edition of Responsible Traveller. This edition is about celebrating champions… The champions of responsible tourism in Africa – and no better way to do that than by highlighting all aspects of responsible tourism at WTM Africa, starting with a jam-packed responsible tourism programme and then the second edition of the […]

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Edition 1 – 2016

Filed in 2016, Uncategorized by on February 26, 2016
Edition 1 – 2016

Welcome to another DIGITAL edition of Responsible Traveller… This edition looks at the concept of ‘travel like a local’. I recently had the privilege of travelling to Manila in the Philippines as a media delegate for the ASEAN Travel Forum… having spent a few days doing the corporate thing, a few of us decided to […]

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Edition 6 – 2015

Filed in 2015, Uncategorized by on December 24, 2015
Edition 6 – 2015

Welcome to another DIGITAL edition of Responsible Traveller… This edition is about biodiversity and sustainability. I get to stay closer to home in this edition, with a long weekend spent meandering through the KZN Midlands, tasting Granny Mouse’s fine dining and checking out their recycling and repurposing initiatives and a couple of days (which felt […]

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Edition 5 – 2015

Filed in 2015, Uncategorized by on November 2, 2015
Edition 5 – 2015

  Welcome to another DIGITAL edition of Responsible Traveller… This edition is about oceans, islands & epic adventures!  Regular readers of Responsible Traveller mag will know that I love to travel, to see new places and to meet new people.  And I have been  very blessed to be able to visit two very different but […]

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