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hereResponsible Traveller Edition 3 – 2020

Filed in 2020, Uncategorized by on December 28, 2020
Responsible Traveller Edition 3 – 2020

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller. What a year 2020 has been! In addition to the impact on our personal lives,especially from a health and livelihood perspective, it has been exceptionally challenging to those in the travel industry. My heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with those who have lost jobs and businesses as well […]

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hereResponsible Traveller Edition 2 – 2020

Filed in 2020, Uncategorized by on September 23, 2020
Responsible Traveller Edition 2 – 2020

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller. It is with much pleasure that I write this… travel is at last beginning to open up and soon we’ll be travelling again. Keeping in mind all the safety precautions and regulations that are expected of us, remembering to #BeTravelWise  In this edition we explore beach and bush – […]

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hereWild Shots Outreach

Filed in News, Uncategorized by on May 12, 2020
Wild Shots Outreach

The V&A Waterfront, in partnership with Platform Creative Agency, has launched a new initiative – Wid Shots Outreach: 100 Beautiful Things – that celebrates the creativity and ingenuity of the makers behind some of South Africa’s most inspiring projects, products, ideas and experiences. The Wild Shots outreach initiative features 100 Beautiful Things, all of which […]

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hereMtunzini – explore nature’s bounty

Mtunzini – explore nature’s bounty

Mtunzini, meaning ‘Place in the Shade’, is an unspoilt coastal town with much to offer the birding or wildlife enthusiast. The town, situated on a hill overlooking the coastline, has pristine dune forest and an estuary lined with mangrove swamp forest. The Umlalazi Nature Reserve in Mtunzini offers visitors wonderful opportunities to experience both land […]

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hereBangkok – Getting off the Beaten Track

Filed in Asia, Destination World, Thailand, Uncategorized by on January 10, 2020
Bangkok – Getting off the Beaten Track

Getting off the beaten track in Bangkok is one way to say ‘NO’ to over-tourism. There’s much to be said about over-tourism, and a quick google search will reveal posts about irate locals protesting their overcrowded cities, island beaches being closed to allow the natural environment to recover and city officials moving Instagram-worthy branding in […]

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hereQambathi Mountain Lodge

Qambathi Mountain Lodge

Qambathi Mountain Lodge in the southern Drakensberg is the ideal location for exploring this spectacular UNESCO Heritage Site with it’s mountain splendour, history and culture – or just take the time to relax in the tranquil surroundings. An old farmhouse has been lovingly restored and now boasts wonderfully quirky decor – handmade & locally sourced, […]

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hereResponsible Traveller Edition 1 – 2020

Filed in 2020, Uncategorized by on January 5, 2020
Responsible Traveller Edition 1 – 2020

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller. In this edition we get off the beaten track and show that great experiences can be had without contributing to over-tourism at iconic, popular sites and destinations. Experience the wonderful city of Bangkok differently – as the locals do… take commuter trains, buses and water taxis, walk side […]

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hereMauritius – Travel Like a Local with Attitude Hotels

Mauritius – Travel Like a Local with Attitude Hotels

There is a hotel group in Mauritius that enables its guests to experience the Mauritian ‘art de vivre’, the authentic Mauritian way of life. The team at Attitude Hotels, led from the front by CEO Jean Michel Pitot and COO Vincent Desvaux de Marigny, promote their ‘Otentik Attitude’ by doing things differently, authentically… From the […]

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hereResponsible Traveller Edition 2 – 2019

Filed in 2019, Uncategorized by on July 31, 2019
Responsible Traveller Edition 2 – 2019

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller – in this edition we celebrate the heroes of Conservation… From those conserving our marine species and focusing our attention onmarine pollution like Dyer Island Conservation Trust’s storm water drain project in Gansbaai and their fishing line bin recycling initiative. To those fighting the fight against rhino poaching […]

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hereResponsible Traveller Edition 1 – 2019

Filed in 2019, Uncategorized by on April 8, 2019
Responsible Traveller Edition 1 – 2019

Welcome to another edition of Responsible Traveller. In this edition we celebrate those that ‘Make a Difference’… from the winners of the African Responsible Tourism Awards (ARTA) 2019 heldat WTM Africa in April, to the tourism industry’s commitment to greening and sustainability at Africa’s Tourism Indaba. With the ARTA 2019 finalists and winners being from […]

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