Monthly Archives: April 2009

The Guardian Green Travel Guide

The Guardian Green Travel Guide Liane Katz has edited a ground breaking Green Travel Guide for The Guardian which offers travellers and holidaymakers a guide to green holidays, as Tom Hall comments �everything you need to travel with your eyes … Continue reading

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Progress in Tourism Studies

I have been at a conference on Progress in Tourism Studies in Leuven at the Catholic University organised to celebrate the work of Professor Myriam Jansen-Verbeke, she has had a distinguished career producing excellent work on cultural tourism and particularly … Continue reading

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Recession brings back the traditional package holiday

In the recession the traditional package holiday is finding renewed favour as holidaymakers hedge against the risks of their holiday becoming unaffordable. The recession has reduced the willingness of holidaymakers to use the budget airlines and book their own accommodation … Continue reading

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Responsible Tourism in Destinations Taught in The Gambia

The DG of the Gambian Tourism Authority was clearly impressed by the presentations made by our ICRT Masters students who had worked in groups with Gambian counterparts on four particularly difficult issues. The DG thinks that he will be able … Continue reading

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Spread the word about Travaid and join our advisory panel

Increasing numbers of people want to put something back into the place or the community where they have travelled on holiday or business. At http://travaid.org/  you can find some excellent local initiatives to donate to � these have been screened … Continue reading

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Harold Goodwin