#responsibletourism

Here at The Dope, we believe that travelling responsibly is the need of the hour and should be at the core of the travel industry. For this purpose, we bring to you the latest insights and trends on this subject. We also focus on governments, tourism businesses, individuals and social enterprises that are working relentlessly to make responsible tourism a reality across the globe. Read along to be a part of this positive change! Be A Responsible Traveller with The Dope!

Insights on Sustainability

Tourism Leaders Call For Way To Revival

Organised in partnership with the government of Quintana Roo, WTTC is being held in Cancun until April 27th. At the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit being held in Cancun Mexico  until...

Tourists Have Increased In The Antarctic: How Do We Save The Region?

Due to the pandemic and strict lockdowns, the world of tourism and travel had come to an abrupt halt. While many researchers...

RARE India Partners With Secret Retreats To Promote Earth-Friendly Travel Experiences

The COVID-19 pandemic has taught everyone the importance of community and collaboration. This is especially true for the travel and hospitality industry...

Hotelbeds Launches The Green Hotels Programme To Promote Sustainable Tourism

Hotelbeds has launched The Green Hotels Programme, a solution that aims to lead the company and its partners towards a green economy

Tourism Leaders Call For Way To Revival

Organised in partnership with the government of Quintana Roo, WTTC is being...

Building Natural Landscapes

To the untrained eye, stylish cottages slightly raised and standing amidst tall grass, unwieldy shrubs, trees that bear gnarled barks with thorny branches look like unkempt landscape. But if you look closer you will see wild seeded...

Tourists Have Increased In The Antarctic: How Do We Save The Region?

Due to the pandemic and strict lockdowns, the world of tourism and travel had come to an...

RARE India Partners With Secret Retreats To Promote Earth-Friendly Travel Experiences

The COVID-19 pandemic has taught everyone the importance of community and collaboration. This is especially true for...

Hotelbeds Launches The Green Hotels Programme To Promote Sustainable Tourism

Hotelbeds has launched The Green Hotels Programme, a solution that aims to lead the company and its partners towards a green economy

Building Natural Landscapes

To the untrained eye, stylish cottages slightly raised and standing amidst tall grass, unwieldy shrubs, trees that...

Celebrating Women In Travel -Women’s Day Special

This International Women’s Day we hope this piece inspires you to connect...

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Emirates To Use AI To Reduce Food Waste

To celebrate World Food Day, the Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC) has pledged to reduce food waste by...

TAT Releases Video Marketing Campaign On ‘Sustainable Thailand’

The ‘Sustainable Thailand’ video campaign portrays the country’s commitment to sustainability with three new short films

Emirates To Use AI To Reduce Food Waste

To celebrate World Food Day, the Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC) has pledged to reduce food waste by 35 percent across all its...

TAT Releases Video Marketing Campaign On ‘Sustainable Thailand’

The ‘Sustainable Thailand’ video campaign portrays the country’s commitment to sustainability with three new short films

How Sustainable Hospitality Can Help Combat Climate Change

This article will explore why and how sustainable hospitality can be the key to decreasing the pressure the industry has on the planet

Palau Tourism Launches Project To Lessen Carbon Footprint

The long term goal of the project is to make Palau the world’s first official carbon-neutral tourism destination

MMT, BluSmart Launches Electric Vehicles For Airport Transfers

With these electric vehicles, MMT hopes to encourage customers to consciously opt for eco-healthy travel options

Travel Associations: Manage and Recycle Waste To Attract Tourism

Industry associations are urging the government to strengthen the packaging waste collection and recycling ecosystem to attract tourists

Regenerative Travel: Begin Enriching Ecosystems While You Travel

As the tourism industry slowly regains normalcy, it is time to change the way we travel and do more than just slow the effects of climate change.

Airbus Reveals Three Zero-Emission Aircraft Concepts

Airbus has recently unveiled three concepts for its first zero-emission commercial aircraft. This aircraft could begin operations by 2035. Each...

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The Dope | Championing Sustainability | Jos Vranken

Joining us today, we have Mr Jos Vranken, NBTC Holland Marketing’s Managing Director. NBTC Holland Marketing is responsible for the development, branding...

The Dope | Championing Sustainability | Elke Dens

Joining us today, we have Ms Elke Dens, Marketing director at Visit Flanders. Come watch the dynamic and amazing Ms Dens only...

The Dope | Championing Sustainability | Jonathan Tourtellot

Joining us today, we have Mr Jonathan Tourtellot, CEO, Destination Stewardship Center. Come watch the dynamic and amazing Mr Tourtellot only on...

The Dope | Championing Sustainability | Aleksandra Dragozet

Joining us today, we have Ms Aleksandra Dragozet, the CEO & Founder of Sea Going Green, a sustainable tourism advisory specialised in...

Guest Articles

Building Natural Landscapes

To the untrained eye, stylish cottages slightly raised and standing amidst tall grass, unwieldy shrubs, trees that bear gnarled barks with thorny...

The Importance Of Marketing Conservation Based Tourism

Tourism is a carbon-intensive economy. When we speak about Travel and Hospitality as an industry, the projected figures as...

‘Tigernomics’ And The Need For Nature-Based Tourism: Julian Matthews Chairman Of TOFTigers

The TOFTigers campaign started in Ranthambore in Rajasthan 2004 when tigers were down to just 11 individuals and India...

The Importance Of Marketing Conservation...

Tourism is a carbon-intensive economy. When we speak about Travel and Hospitality as an industry, the projected figures as revenues, job creation, and impact...

‘Tigernomics’ And The Need For...

The TOFTigers campaign started in Ranthambore in Rajasthan 2004 when tigers were down to just 11 individuals and India was in crisis. Their iconic...

Shoba Mohan On World Environment Day: ‘Travel To Protect And Sustain’

Travel is a privilege and besides resources, one also needs inclination and time. It is rightly said that travel...

Prabhat Verma Writes For The Dope: ‘Finland Is A Role-Model For Sustainability’

It will be sometime before Inbound business strikes back but for that Indian tourism has a huge task at...

Shoba Mohan Writes For The Dope: “Is Sustainability a choice?”

It has taken a sixteen year old’s tenacious crusade to wake us up to the reality of climate change....

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The Dope | Why Sustainability is Dope’s Mantra | Pledge Green

Don’t you think as part of the fastest growing industry, we should shift from paper-based media to digital? With the paper industry in India likely...

The Dope | An Earth Day Message | Ft. Shoba Mohan

On the day we celebrate #Earth, it is important for us to go back in time and undo the abuse we have put our...

The Dope | Earth Is Healing | A Lesson For Humanity

The Dope has a very important message for you. The #environment has been abused at the hands of humankind for centuries now. This relentless...