5 Ways To Practice Ecotourism

Friends visit the Italian Dolomites during a carpool roadtrip. Photo by Felix Rostig.
Ecotourism, at its heart, is about travelling mindfully. Conventional travel can be quite damaging to local ecosystems, and at times can even harm locals and their culture. Luckily, there are alternatives, like ecotourism, that benefit or protect tourism destinations.

Majority Of Travellers Want Sustainable Options, Study Finds

Backpacker takes a local-guided tour of rice fields in Tegallalang, Indonesia. Photo by Jamie Fenn.
As people around the world plan their upcoming trips and vacations, they are increasingly searching out and paying up for more sustainable travel options, according to’s 2023 Sustainable Travel Report.