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Wellness tourism up by 6.5% - research at WTM London

9 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tour World

Wellness tourism is growing faster than the overall tourism sector. It accounts for 830 million trips a year and is estimated at $639 billion, according to figures released at World Travel Market London.
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World Animal Protection secured gold at WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards

World Animal Protection secured gold at WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards

9 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

World Animal Protection has secured gold place at the WTM World Responsible Tourism awards for their global campaign to end wildlife used for cruel tourist entertainment. The award is in the Best Wildlife Conservation category and was presented to them by BBC presenter, Tanya Beckett.
Launched in 2015, the organization's Wildlife Not Entertainers campaign is moving the wildlife tourism industry away from cruel forms of entertainment towards positive wildlife experiences where tourists can see wild animals in the wild or true sanctuaries.
Nick Stewart, Head of Wildlife Not Entertainers at...
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