Responsibleshopping

Tips for responsible souvenir shopping | Wanderlust It’s not always easy to know what you’re buying when you’re abroad. And sometimes, the temptation to buy something ‘just because you’re on holiday’ is quite strong. But how do you know you’re not buying something that has harmed a wild animal?  Thanks to Wanderlust for publishing this…

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Bull Run Campaign Forces Thomas Cook To Stop Marketing 2

Bull run campaign forces Thomas Cook to stop marketing the Pamplona festival PETA declared victory after Thomas Cook and Britanny Ferries both agreed to stop promoting the Pamplona bull run online. Campaigners at PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, said it was delighted “a growing number of UK travel companies are taking the…

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Elephant Nature Park Zoo Review

Elephant Nature Park, Thailand – Zoo Review The RIGHT-tourism Zoo Review is a quick but informed guide to the quality of places where the public can see animals, including zoos, dolphinariums and other attractions. We’ve used a range of measures, taken from information available online, to judge how well the animals at the particular zoo…

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Conserving Indian Wildlife Protecting The Future

Conserving Indian Wildlife: Protecting the Future & Preserving the Past India is a treasure trove for wildlife lovers…but how long will it last? Interesting article from travel writer Anshul Srivastava. Try to envision a world without wildlife. Due to the number of animals becoming endangered because of killings, trading, loss of habitat, deforestation and disease,…

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Cambodia Opens Pangolin Rehabilitation Centre

Cambodia opens Pangolin Rehabilitation Centre Cambodia has opened a new Pangolin Rehabilitation Centre to provide special care to the kingdom’s endangered pangolins rescued from the growing wildlife trade. “The facility is established to rehabilitate injured pangolins (scaly ant-eaters) rescued from hunters throughout Cambodia,” according to a joint press release from the Conservation International (CI) and…

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Poaching In Africa Poses Real Threat To Tourism

Poaching in Africa Poses Real Threat to Tourism A report on eturbonews.com details how the massive rise in poaching of elephants across Africa, driven by the growing trade in Vietnam, China and the Far East is set to have a devastating impact on tourism. Poaching in Tanzania and Kenya could have the biggest impact. You…

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