Tourism is one of the world’s largest service industries. Due to its nature and size, tourism-related activities often contribute to environmental and social problems that damage destinations and communities, especially the poor.
Travelling sustainably can ensure that your holiday benefits local communities and economies. By electing to stay at or use the services of a sustainability-certified tourism product, you can be assured that your travel will benefit local communities and economies, and that the business is operated ethically and in a socially and environmentally responsible manner.
In this section we provide you with travel tips, links to identify certified products.
Enjoy your travel on the African continent!