Learn about the 'Buzzwords'
What is Ecotourism?
Ecotourism means to minimize the impact that tourism has on an area through cooperation and management . It also encourages travelers to have a positive impact on their new surroundings.
What are Global Carbon Emissions?
Traveling is one of the biggest sources of global carbon emissions (Baddies from airplanes, vehicles, industry and cows), which is increasing global warming and climate change. By choosing a different mode of transport or staying in an eco-lodge, you can minimize your emissions.
Responsible ecotourism minimizes the negative aspects of mass tourism on the environment and enhances the cultural integrity of local people.
We are in the initial stages of being able to offer our clients the service to offset their carbon footprints on safari, we may even be Kenya’s first!
How about Volunteer Travel?
Giving something back to the world can be a highly rewarding & life changing. Volunteer travel options & volunteering holidays are a great way to supporting local communities & the environment. We are happy to guide you in the right direction.
What is Sustainable Tourism?
Sustainable Tourism means to leave a positive impact on to the local people and the environment of destinations we travel to. As an industry Sustainable Tourism is committed to making a low impact on the environment and local culture, while helping to generate income and employment for locals.
These are ways to contribute to sustainable tourism:
- Get to know and respect the local people and culture
- Respect the environment
- Do not waste water
- Buy locally made products to benefit the local people