DESTINATION AND TOURISM, INDUSTRY OUTLOOK

Rebuilding tourism in Asia-Pacific: A more conscious traveller?

February 24, 2022

Rebuilding tourism in Asia-
Covid-19 has changed travel in many ways. Since
the onset of the pandemic—which has had a
devastating impact on human life and society—
travellers are thinking more about the impacts of
their holidays on communities, local economies
and the environment. Although these discussions
picked up in the past few years, the pandemic
has resulted in a travel awakening of sorts and
accelerated the push towards more conscious,
responsible travel in Asia-Pacific.

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whitePaper | November 2, 2022

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