Travel weblogs for "Sustainable Tourism"

Sustainable Tourism requires a lively debate between tour operators, locals and tourists. Weblogs can foster this debate.


The list below provides an overview of a study about travel weblogs. The blogs appear in the list according to frequency and focus of the blogs.

The figures compared within the study refer to activities of bloggers in September 2008. Corresponding icons can be found for blogs with more than 5 articles(), 3 comments (), a Google PageRank of at least 5 (). The list provides various kinds of weblogs covering sustainable tourism, "ecotourism" or "responsible tourism".


active blog many comments high google pagerank National Geographic - Intelligent Travel Janelle Nanos
Articles on diverse topics concerning ecotourism
Keywords: Geotourism, Japan, Travel Costs, Flight to Antarctica, Camping, South Carolina
active blog many comments Ecotourism Blog Instablogs Network
Examples of ecotourism in different destinations
Keywords: Amazon, Rainforest, Wildlife, Travel, Ecotourism, Cycling Holidays, Bio reserve
active blog Greenty Blog
Ecotourism news from different destinations, sustainable tourism politics
Keywords: world ecotourism conference, eco-friendly airlines, survey on ecotourism, Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria, eco hotel, reducing energy consumption
active blog Adventures in Conservation Rare
Projects of Rare
Keywords: China, Tigers, Yunnan, Peru, Amazon
active blog Responsible Travel News
Sustainable tourism news from different destinations
Keywords: pope calls for responsible tourism, Melia Hotel, CORAL Reef, Prince Charles, Le Meridien Cancun, World Tourism Organisation, Slum tourism
active blog Carbon Neutral Tourism Richard Linington
Examples of ecotourism in different destinations, press releases
Keywords: Eco Lodge, Carbon Offset Trips, Survival strategies for the tourism industry
 high google pagerank Sustainable Travel Blog Sustainable Travel International
Examples of ecotourism, sustainable tourism politics
Keywords: "green jobs", business travel, "The Travel Promotion Act of 2008"
 Afrikatourism Kurt Ackermann
Ecotravel hints for southern Africa, personal comments on ecotourism in southern Africa
Keywords: Going Green Sustainable Responsible, Kruger and Culture, South Africa, responsible tourism, advice, culture
 ecoclub - director's cut ecoclub
Comments on ecotourism and politics mostly not linked to certain destinations
Keywords: Red List of Threatened Species, World Tourism Day 2008, tribal rights & media (mal)practice
 high google pagerank Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism Blog International Ecotourism Society (TIES)
News about TIES, ecotourism politics
Keywords: Indigenous Business Leaders in Ecotourism and Sustainable Tourism, Ecotourism & Sustainable Tourism Conference 2008
 high google pagerank the frog blog Rainforest Alliance
Projects of the Rainforest Alliance
Keywords: Coffee, Sustainable Tourism
 high google pagerank's blog Justin Francis
Personal comments on sustainability and tourism
Keywords: responsible travel, Honeymoon, BBC, volunteering, train, pedal power, turtle, NYC
 high google pagerank lonelyplanet Travel Blog Lonely Planet
Sustainable tourism news from different destinations, practical ecotourism hints
Keywords: sustainable, responsible tourism, New Zealand, Macedonia, jungle fever, volunteering, Uganda, Australia, World Toilet Day
 Mongabay Ecotourism Blog Rhett Butler
Sustainalbe tourism news from different destinations
Keywords: Costa Rica, responsible tourism, rainforest, Rwanda, ecotourism, chimps, environment, Gorillas
 Simple Green Choices Tom Mercer, Yen Lee
Hints for personal ecotravel known by own ecotravel experiences
Keywords: eco friendly beach resort, environmental impact, carbon emissions
 travelgood Vivum Intelligent Media Ltd
Eco-Lodges, ecotourism news from different destinations
Keywords: eco-lodge, South Africa, California, travel carbon, girlfriend getaways, green travel guides
 Carol Patterson's Blog Carol Patterson
Comments on personal ecotravel experiences
Keywords: Whale Watching, Iceland, Guide, Ecotourism's 25th Anniversary, Yurt Camp in Mexico, Bhutan, Recycled Hotel