Welcome to our recap of Responsible Travel Week 2020, February 10-16. This page spotlights contemporary readings on responsible travel.
Planeta.com invited readers and friends to our annual Responsible Travel Week. 2020 was the 12th year for Responsible Travel Week (RTWeek) and the beginning of Planeta.com‘s 21st year of innovative, community-driven, listener-supported, online conferencing.
About these readings
These readings constitute A Responsible Travel Reader for 2020.
How Indigenous tourism can help bring about reconciliation in Australia – Freya Higgins-Desbiolles/The Conversation @freyahd
Utah Wanted All the Tourists. Then It Got Them. – Outside @sundeenmark
There Is No Sustainable Way to Fly – Vice @jake_bittle @greenprofgreen
In The Big Chair – Justin Francis of Responsible Travel @justinmfrancis
Ego tourists: Who are they, and how do you know if you’re one of them? – @chriselliotts – Outbounding
Responsible traveller’s guide to gentrification and the Airbnb effect- New Zealand Herald
Elsewhere on the Web
Wildlife Tourism Australia Policies
The Scenic Rim as an Environmentally-sustainable International Wildlife Destination
Responsible Travel Handbook – Transitions Abroad (PDF)
Responsible Travel – Outbounding
Ronda Green/Global Ecotourism Network
Ben Sherman/Global Ecotourism Network