Every year, around 1 billion tourists arrive at their destination somewhere in the world. That’s equivalent to 30 people every second. This figure is expected to rise by at least 60% this year. Tourism puts an enormous strain on the world’s natural resources and can lead to a rise in pollution, soil erosion, loss of […]Continue reading
The other side of paradise. Environmental problems Bali is facing, and what can you, as a sustainable traveler do about it?
While the tourism industry is boosting the Indonesian economy, solving the arising environmental issues proves to be challenging for the island of Bali. The diverse landscape with rivers and volcanoes and the flora and fauna make the island of Bali a proper destination for some adventure. The island has marvelous beaches for surfing, snorkeling or […]Continue reading