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Environmental Friendly Tourism Ecotourism Criterias: • • Involves travelling to natural destinations. Builds environmental awareness. . Provides financial benefits and empowerment for local people. Respects local culture. Supports human rights and demographic movements. minimization of tourism's own environmental impact affordability and lack of waste in the form of luxury local culture, flora and fauna being the main attractions
History: • Ecotourism, responsible tourism, jungle tourism and sustainable development have become prevalent concepts since the late 1980 s, and ecotourism has experienced arguably the fastest growth of all sub-sectors in the tourism industry. Countries where ecoturism is being really supported : • • Canada New Zeland India UK
How can we help when we go to a journey? • The problems: • Garbage: tourists leave plastic bags, cans, bottles, paper…behind themselves and cause massive pollution. We suggest bags made of raw material. (cross fabric) • Airplanes: biggest CO 2 emission. • Vehicles emit another major part of CO 2 And now fortunately there are innovations in process. Here are the solutions
Hybrid vehicles, biofuel… • • According to airplanes, the biofuel; LPG is not that harmful to environment, though this fuel can be used on buses too! A hybrid vehicle is a vehicle that uses two or more distinct power sources to move the vehicle. The term most commonly refers to hybrid electric vehicles (HEVs), which combine an internal combustion engine and one or more electric motors. • • • Acura RSX Chevrolet aveo Ford Escape Hybrid Honda civic Hybrid Hyundai elantra Kia Rio Lexus RX 400 h Nissan Sentra Suzuki Reno Toyota Highlander Hybrid Volkswagen New Beetle
• • Sewage filters at each hotel Recycling at the hotels Recycling the water for pools, showers etc. Rainwater collection for toilets and watering plants. • On the other hand certain hotels, like in Dubai, are building artificial islands to attract the guests, which endangers the coralreefs. • Use more frequently your towel, because it’s ecofriendly.
How can we avoid making damages while we are on holiday • Don’t use plastic devices and other not reusable objects. • Don’t leave behind your rubbish. • Use glassbottles instead of the plastic ones. • Eat local food in order to avoid more CO 2 Emissions and costs of the transport. (see „zero km menu”, which is a tendency of Italy in this issue.