Africa Ghana

Ecotourism in Ghana

20 April, 2012 Ghana is a small equatorial country on the western coast of Africa with a long history of kings and chiefs, and gold and cocoa, and colonial rule and human exploitation, and…green riches. That Ghana is endowed with not just yellow gold but green gold too is not as well-appreciated as it should […]

Canada North America Quebec

Five Ways to Be an Ecotourist in Montreal, Quebec

20 April, 2012 Ecotourism is defined by the International Ecotourism Society as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.” Ecotourism doesn’t always have to involve traipsing through large national parks, going on safari, or braving old rainforests. Ecotourism can concern just the little things you do to […]

Europe Italy

Three Great Ecotourism Destinations in Italy

20 April, 2012 Ecotourism is defined by the International Ecotourism Society as “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.” Italy—the birthplace of modern civilization, the centre of the ancient Roman Empire, the land that gave us pasta and pizza and Chianti and the Ferrari (not to be […]