A good host ensures visitors are treated to hospitable and clean surroundings. Do you think destinations should be any different?
Similarly, shouldn’t visitors and resorts should be mindful and not take advantage of a destination’s hospitality by being callous about the environment?
Here’s a round-up of recent local news on environment management of Asian resort destinations:
|Phuket: After 20 years proper sewage management still a problem|
|Saving Thailand’s Racha Yai: It’s both tourism and environment management|
|Phuket recycling network setup|
|Phuket struggling to cope with land and rising amount of trash|
|Boracay: Manila Water expands waste water treatment|
|Boracay internationally recognized for beach management program|
|Philippines: Mindoro island’s fecal coliform contamination|
|Maldives: Thilafushi’s 5 star garbage|
|Resort Waste Management: Unbelievable attitude all around|
|Dirty beaches will stunt efforts|
|Trash mars Bali’s image as international tourist destination|