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Eco logic: the rise of sustainable tourism

Sustainable Practices in Hotels & Resorts Industry

Insights on eco-tourism practices and policies, and highlights of the eco-travel benefits to businesses beyond just recognition.

  • The Sustainable Travel Finland programme rewards companies and destinations that act in an eco-conscious fashion.
  • Sustainability needs to start early for the hotel industry, right when one is starting to building a hotel.
  • 70% of global travellers are now more likely to book accommodation that is eco-friendly; 52% prepared to alter their behaviour on holiday to become more sustainable.
  • Activities such as ‘glamping’ (glamorous camping) are gaining more traction due to their relatively low environmental impact.