ecotourism

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ecotourism

tourism which is designed to contribute to the protection of the environment or at least minimize damage to it, often involving travel to areas of natural interest in developing countries or participation in environmental projects
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"There is a new demand for ethical tourism and authentic experiences beyond lying on the beach.
It is modelled on a construction style that was last popular in West Wales during the reign of Queen Victoria, but this tin-clad cottage is the latest addition to Wales' rapidly expanding ethical tourism industry.
And this is why Geographical is pleased to be involved with the First Choice Responsible Tourism awards (page 75), which celebrate the very best in ethical tourism. I urge you all to consider using one (or more!) of the winners when planning your next holiday.