Moving from Inspiration to Implementation at RT week seminar 2015

At the recent Responsible Travel Week Seminar held in Cape Town a high-powered panel of speakers made the case that business practices in responsible tourism has a social and direct impact on our environment. Businesses were initially spurred on by the fact that being responsible to the environment was not […]

Speaking with one voice at the Responsible Tourism in Cities Conference and Gala

As you know by now, the City of Cape Town is hosting a Responsible Tourism in Cities Conference and Gala Event from 27-28 November 2014 to engage the South African tourism industry and other key stakeholders in a stimulating dialogue about moving Responsible Tourism practices into the mainstream. On Thursday […]

SEED’s “Mushrooms for Mitchells Plain” Crowdfunding Campaign #Mushrooms4MitchellsPlain

SEED issued the following communication on the 9 October 2014. Dear Friends and Family of the SEED Web, We are extremely excitement to announce that we have JUST launched our crowdfunding campaign Mushrooms for Mitchells Plain through the Cape Town based online Crowdfunding Café, Thundafund. The launch is part of our ongoing efforts to best […]

World Responsible Tourism Awards 2014 Shortlist

Congratulations to Hotel Verde and V & A Waterfront who are shortlisted for the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2014. The following press release about the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2014 was published by ResponsibleTravel.com on 3 October 2014. Announcing the Shortlist of the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2014 With just 11 categories to be won, […]

MAKE A PROMISE FOR #EARTHHOURZA

The following communication was issued by Table Mountain Aerial Cableway in support of Earth Hour. Dear friends of Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, We would like to invite you to take part in an exciting campaign that allows you to showcase your environmental commitments ahead of the symbolic switch-off for Earth […]

The importance of collaborating – Responsible Tourism Week Seminar at The Two Oceans Aquarium

The importance of collaborating – Responsible Tourism Week Seminar at The Two Oceans AquariumOn 13 February, the City of Cape Town in partnership with the Big6 of Cape Town (V&A Waterfront, Table Mountain Aerial Cableway Company, Groot Constantia, Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Point Partnership & Robben Island) hosted a Responsible […]

The Backpack – staying ahead of the pack in the heart of the City

It’s Responsible Tourism Week and joining the City of Cape Town’s drive to create a better place for locals to live in and travellers to visit is South Africa’s original backpacker and travel agency, The Backpack. Toni Shina, Director at The Backpack, visited students from False Bay College in Muizenberg […]

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