Spring is the perfect time to check in on those green business goals we keep waxing poetic about over here at Green Tourism Canada, and it’s also a great time to check in on your progress. Why? Well, it’s been... Read More >
We all know New Year’s resolutions can be hard to stick with and that’s why we’re going to try hard to help your business stay on top of your sustainability goals this year. After all, that’s sort of our mission, with... Read More >
Watch out Canada! 2017 marks the International Year of Sustainable Tourism and we are super excited to keep you inspired with what opportunities this presents for your business. Read on for some suggestions and stay tuned for more “International Year”... Read More >
Moving your company towards sustainability needs to come from both the top down as well as the bottom up. Once an executive decision is made to support sustainability, there needs to be ongoing support to establish and implement a green... Read More >
What Travellers Want But Aren’t Telling You: Unlocking the Secret Desires of Your Guests When it Comes to Being Green and Good
Have you ever asked your guests what they really care about beyond the standard comment cards? Have you asked... Read More >
Does your business have any eco logos, third-party environmental certifications, or have a policy to use products or services that have environmental certifications (like Ocean Wise, Fair Trade, Certified Organic, Green Tourism, etc.)?
How are you sharing these credentials with the... Read More >
When thinking about sustainability, we often look for ways to improve our relationship with the earth and reduce our environmental impact. But… in our quest to find go green ideas we don’t always consider our relationship with local Aboriginal communities... Read More >
For over forty years, Tall Ship Thane has provided sailing memories to thousands of guests in Victoria BC’s inner harbour. Owner and captain, Rob McCallum, is always focused on improving the sustainability performance, and feels that Green Tourism Certification is... Read More >
Business trends are key factors in order for businesses to continue to be successful. Green business trends are important for businesses to pay attention to, and may be an easy way to impress your boss with things he may not... Read More >
BC is leading with way with nearly 100 tourism businesses certified by Green Tourism Canada. The Okanagan is rapidly becoming an ecotourism hotspot, with the creation of an electric highway, sustainability support from the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association and businesses that are committed to... Read More >
Have you seen a hotel for bees? This innovative idea is one of several ways the sustainable tourism industry is helping to boost pollination in Canada.
As spring blooms around the country, beekeepers and biologists aren’t the only ones preparing... Read More >
Glamping or high quality camping can be a truly sustainable experience. It allows customers to reduce carbon footprint compared to traditional serviced accommodation, get back to nature and have an experience to remember.
Great Britain has some wonderful locations and destinations... Read More >
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