Realising the Potential of Sustainable Tourism
Transforming Travel combines stories from leading companies, interviews with pioneers and thinkers, along with thorough analysis of the industry's potential to make lasting, positive change.
- A unique collection of case studies and stories of the most successful, inspirational, impactful and innovative travel businesses in the world
- A vital presentation of the latest research and statistics on the positive impacts and potential of transformative, sustainable tourism
- A positive and realistic vision of the scope of tourism to promote sustainable development at a time when travel and interaction with foreign cultures is facing numerous existential challenges
Written in a highly engaging style, Transforming Travel presents an urgent argument for transforming tourism so it might reach its potential to promote tolerance, restore communities and regenerate habitats, while providing a vital guide for anyone looking to develop the successful sustainable tourism enterprises and destinations needed to do so.
“Transforming Travel is superb, touching, fresh and thought-provoking. If you believe in the possibility of improving our world through travel, it is a must read.”Kelley Louise, Executive Director, Impact Travel Alliance
“A fresh and optimistic agenda setting book for sustainable tourism. Innovative and full of inspiring examples.”Xavier Font, Professor of Sustainable Tourism Communication, University of Surrey
3: The Transformative Hotel
4: Transforming Tours and Experiences
5: Transforming Places
6: Transforming Transport
7: Transforming Communication
8: Transforming Tourism
9: Further Reading