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edition 4 – 2015

Filed in 2015, Uncategorized by on July 31, 2015
edition 4 – 2015

Welcome to another DIGITAL edition of Responsible Traveller… This edition is about celebrating people & places! I love to travel, to see new places and to meet new people. To me travelling should be about actually connecting with the destination, seeing and experiencing new places, eating different and sometimes exotic food and meeting and interacting […]

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April / May 2015

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April / May 2015

Welcome to another DIGITAL edition of Responsible Traveller… What an awesome continent Africa is! Wonderful wildlife, wonderful places and wonderful people – this edition gets to celebrate the winners of the very first AFRICAN RESPONSIBLE TOURISM AWARDS held at WTM Africa recently. We get to visits a few of these spectacular places and meet with […]

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Arabic hospitality & the tradition of coffee at the Dubai Coffee Museum

Arabic hospitality & the tradition of coffee at the Dubai Coffee Museum

Drinking coffee is integral to Arabic traditions of hospitality, and there is no better place to discover this than at the Coffee Museum in Dubai’s Al Fahidi Historical District. The museum, the largest of its kind in the Middle East, is the brainchild of ‘coffee’nista’ (is there such a word?) Khalid Al Mulla, of coffee […]

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Special WTM AFRICA 2015 edition

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Special WTM AFRICA 2015 edition

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, the Responsible Tourism in Destinations Cape Town Conference that precedes it and the inaugural […]

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February / March 2015

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February / March 2015

  Welcome to another DIGITAL edition of Responsible Traveller… This edition is about celebrating culture and conservation! Tourism is important for any destination and done right can play an important role in providing income to small business and local communities. It can be a force for good, helping to provide employment and alleviating poverty. But […]

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December / January 2015

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December / January 2015

  This edition is about celebrating summer!  Domestic tourism is important for any destination, as is the support of local travel businesses – from accommodation and eating out, to fun activities and shopping. Durban and KwaZulu-Natal have traditionally been a summer holidays destination for many South Africans – check out the list of ‘40 fabulously […]

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October / November 2014

Filed in 2014, Uncategorized by on November 28, 2014
October / November 2014

This edition is one of celebration! Fair Trade Tourism celebrates its 10th birthday and we celebrate the winners of the South African Lilizela Imvelo Awards, the World Responsible Tourism Awards and the Wild Asia Responsible Tourism Awards. Fair Trade Tourism has much to celebrate on its 10th birthday of operations in Southern Africa… a number […]

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September 2014

Filed in 2014, Uncategorized by on September 29, 2014
September 2014

Welcome to another DIGITAL edition of Responsible Traveller… Spring has sprung in the southern hemisphere and year end looms… Many will be planning their Christmas holiday travels and others their ‘bucket list’ trips for 2015. Often on that list is an epic African safari, and a luxury one at that. Which brings me to the […]

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April/May 2014

Filed in 2014, Uncategorized by on June 6, 2014
April/May 2014

Welcome to the very first ALL DIGITAL edition of Responsible Traveller… What fun its been putting this edition together… great visuals, added audio and video footage where appropriate, easy sharing options via social media and best of all, not a single tree had to be cut down to do it!   I love travel… anything and […]

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Tsogo Sun wins big at Lilizela-Imvelo Awards

Filed in Awards, News, Tourism Industry News, Uncategorized by on October 2, 2013
Tsogo Sun wins big at Lilizela-Imvelo Awards

With 15 finalists, four first prizes, several second and third prizes and a Special Judges Recommendation, Tsogo Sun emerged as the forerunner in sustainable tourism at this year’s inaugural National Department of Tourism (NDT) and FEDHASA Lilizela-Imvelo Awards for Responsible Tourism. This inaugural  NDT Lilizela Awards, designed to inspire excellence in the tourism industry, include […]

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