Transforming Travel
Realising the Potential of Sustainable Tourism

Paper: 978 1 78639 419 4 / $30.00
Published: December 2017  

Publisher: CABI
128 pp., 6 1/8" x 9 1/5"
4-color throughout
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.

Table of Contents:
1: Foreword
2: Introduction
3: The Transformative Hotel
4: Transforming Tours and Experiences
5: Transforming Places
6: Transforming Transport
7: Transforming Communication
8: Transforming Tourism
9: Further Reading

Reviews & Endorsements:
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
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