Tag: WTTCpledge

Did you know? It is estimated that Indigenous territories contain 80 percent of

- August 1, 2019 02:37

Did you know? It is estimated that Indigenous territories contain 80 percent of the earth’s biodiversity. #WTTCpledge https://t.co/moeYCnHbZs Click to read content Read More

Is ‘Dark Tourism’ OK? via @natgeo #WTTCpledge

- August 1, 2019 02:05

Is 'Dark Tourism' OK? https://t.co/dqr2ioCips via @natgeo #WTTCpledge https://t.co/HEDIfjQs7r Click to read content Read More

Fact: Showing respect for local customs shows you care and local people really a

- August 1, 2019 01:28

Fact: Showing respect for local customs shows you care and local people really appreciate this. https://t.co/Gf2jdBnl8k #WTTCpledge https://t.co/GXtlAvINw9 Click to read content Read More

Useful tips for being culturally a sensitive tourist. #WTTCpledge

- August 1, 2019 00:33

Useful tips for being culturally a sensitive tourist. https://t.co/iybOojPRdI #WTTCpledge Click to read content Read More

How to Travel: Find authenticity through respect for local cultures. #WTTCpled

- July 31, 2019 23:18

How to Travel: Find authenticity through respect for local cultures. https://t.co/nXgBqazEfO #WTTCpledge https://t.co/9bXNLif5XL Click to read content Read More

“I pledge to limit myself to a 3-minute shower per day in areas where water is s

- July 31, 2019 22:35

"I pledge to limit myself to a 3-minute shower per day in areas where water is scarce." https://t.co/kx2K00IF4O #WTTCpledge https://t.co/b5v6Vm2qBe Click to read content Read More

Fact: The average American uses 800 litres (176 gallons) of water per day. The a

- July 31, 2019 21:57

Fact: The average American uses 800 litres (176 gallons) of water per day. The average African uses 22 litres (five gallons). #WTTCpledge https://t.co/MVxN4kD409 Click to ... Read More

Did you know? An estimated 1.8 billion people lack access to safely-managed drin

- July 31, 2019 21:22

Did you know? An estimated 1.8 billion people lack access to safely-managed drinking water. https://t.co/YrVxwaGUcS #WTTCpledge https://t.co/Y1AScjFsED Click to read content Read More

Fact: Adopting a different mindset at home concerning conserving your water use

- July 31, 2019 20:41

Fact: Adopting a different mindset at home concerning conserving your water use will help you become a better traveller. #WTTCpledge https://t.co/SeWCMxYSkQ Click to read content Read More

The process of producing bottled water requires 6X as much water per bottle as t

- July 31, 2019 19:55

The process of producing bottled water requires 6X as much water per bottle as there's in the container. https://t.co/qLzhB1LriT #WTTCpledge https://t.co/Z4uDPJvklC Click to read content Read More

How to minimise your plastic use. #WTTCpledge

- July 31, 2019 17:42

How to minimise your plastic use. https://t.co/waaea5me86 #WTTCpledge https://t.co/BPIy2cPcxI Click to read content Read More

A truckload of plastic enters the ocean every minute. Make a pledge to minimise

- July 31, 2019 16:53

A truckload of plastic enters the ocean every minute. Make a pledge to minimise your use of plastic + dispose of it properly. #WTTCpledge https://t.co/3OTc0mtDG9 ... Read More

In the marine environment, a typical plastic bottle might take around 450 years

- July 31, 2019 16:29

In the marine environment, a typical plastic bottle might take around 450 years to break down. https://t.co/v2IJw9TTId #WTTCpledge https://t.co/rRXntT1Rbh Click to read content Read More

Did you know? 1 million plastic bottles are bought around the world every minute

- July 31, 2019 15:54

Did you know? 1 million plastic bottles are bought around the world every minute. #WTTCpledge https://t.co/ar7T4TgzQI Click to read content Read More

“When will people finally put the planet first over convenience?” – @theplanetd

- July 31, 2019 15:17

"When will people finally put the planet first over convenience?" - @theplanetd https://t.co/C6Dha5jZoZ #WTTCpledge https://t.co/ll5SXLBeXS Click to read content Read More

From the WTTC blog: 5 ways tourism can support local economies. #WTTCpledge

- July 31, 2019 05:52

From the WTTC blog: 5 ways tourism can support local economies. https://t.co/40CmTIUSQf #WTTCpledge https://t.co/Xybkz2Kbua Click to read content Read More

Tourism is the world’s largest employer accounting for nearly 10% of global empl

- July 31, 2019 05:11

Tourism is the world’s largest employer accounting for nearly 10% of global employment. Learn more, https://t.co/8w1hP5RIXd #WTTCpledge https://t.co/IOlPj6cwB1 Click to read content Read More

Should tourists pay more than locals? #WTTCpledge

- July 31, 2019 04:37

Should tourists pay more than locals? https://t.co/uSrYptqMaH #WTTCpledge https://t.co/2VdQA2R8xw Click to read content Read More

Did you know? For every $100 a tourist spends on a holiday to a developing count

- July 31, 2019 03:43

Did you know? For every $100 a tourist spends on a holiday to a developing country, less than $50 remains in the host community. #WTTCpledge ... Read More

“So what then, are each of us doing to serve this planet? What can we do better?

- July 31, 2019 03:06

"So what then, are each of us doing to serve this planet? What can we do better?" https://t.co/ERf52Y5a0I via @hecktictravels #WTTCpledge https://t.co/mmAROG9Yk2 Click to read ... Read More

From the WTTC blog: We need to change our expectations around wildlife tourism.

- July 31, 2019 01:18

From the WTTC blog: We need to change our expectations around wildlife tourism. https://t.co/ep6hfj5Wtk #WTTCpledge https://t.co/C8bKD3HxiN Click to read content Read More

Pledge to never take part in activities that will cause harm to animals. For mor

- July 31, 2019 00:10

Pledge to never take part in activities that will cause harm to animals. For more information, visit https://t.co/ancrzf7a1O #WTTCpledge https://t.co/1q0WdXO0Nr Click to read content Read More

Sometimes to protect an endangered animal you have to deal with a pest. #WTTCpl

- July 30, 2019 23:52

Sometimes to protect an endangered animal you have to deal with a pest. https://t.co/BGMQOPUXwD #WTTCpledge https://t.co/RvXdbhllhk Click to read content Read More

6 out of 7 species of sea turtles are endangered or threatened due to poaching,

- July 30, 2019 23:03

6 out of 7 species of sea turtles are endangered or threatened due to poaching, getting caught in fishing gear and pollution. #WTTCpledge https://t.co/gggzmmL63t Click ... Read More

“We now know to be wary of “interactive encounters” and to do our research befor

- July 30, 2019 22:21

"We now know to be wary of “interactive encounters” and to do our research beforehand." -@HeckticTravels https://t.co/bGQ4WPuq34 #WTTCpledge https://t.co/5YW4yr5DHn Click to read content Read More

Why travellers should always respect cultural & religious places. #WTTCpledge

- July 30, 2019 20:00

Why travellers should always respect cultural & religious places. https://t.co/mHqg1Ys3Zy #WTTCpledge https://t.co/qMoZbwlS8E Click to read content Read More

Pledge to never visit sites of religious and cultural importance to local people

- July 30, 2019 19:36

Pledge to never visit sites of religious and cultural importance to local people if they do not wish it. https://t.co/GnM1hkhDR8 #WTTCpledge https://t.co/x93GQOewqr Click to read ... Read More

100 of the most beautiful UNESCO world heritage sites to discover. #WTTCpledge

- July 30, 2019 18:53

100 of the most beautiful UNESCO world heritage sites to discover. https://t.co/qwh8Lxbc9I #WTTCpledge https://t.co/PMmJooFTGz Click to read content Read More

Mt. Everest has been described as the world’s highest traffic jam. To locals it’

- July 30, 2019 18:11

Mt. Everest has been described as the world's highest traffic jam. To locals it's a sacred site and some want climbing banned. #WTTCpledge https://t.co/0YfVK7PANX Click ... Read More

Check out these tips for visiting tourist destinations that are overcrowded with

- July 30, 2019 17:03

Check out these tips for visiting tourist destinations that are overcrowded without annoying the locals. https://t.co/4huxgek1LJ #WTTCpledge https://t.co/poDzd0cTPs Click to read content Read More