Why Tourism Must Change?
Can We Make Tourism Sustainable?
In these, few months pandemic has brought the tourism industry to its knees, though the industry is not at fault for the interruption caused by the Covid-19.
But it doesn’t mean the industry is entirely guilt-free. The unsustainable habits are being practised in the long run, the need for tourism to change has now emerged – To be a Responsible Traveller!
It’s the time for people to consider themselves as either part of a problem or part of the solution. For the first time, the wheels have stopped spinning.
Now it’s the chance for travellers and tourists to hit the reset button or to go the way things use to work before.
HERE ARE THE 3 MAIN PILLARS TO SUPPORT SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
Environmental friendly practice (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle)
Protecting Cultural and Natural heritage (saving endangered wildlife and restoring historic building)
Social and economic benefits to local community (job opportunity and upholding fair rights to the people)
Let’s take the initiative into our hands as an individual to make tourism sustainable. Here are a few tips that you can follow:
Sounds simple, isn’t it? It is quite easy to talk about making tourism Sustainable or to put it on paper as a brochure, but practising by individual and taking actual precautions by ourselves is much different. In the end, we are responsible for the future generation! It is now or never.