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Green Tourism Business Scheme – Green Places To Stay & Visit

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Green Tourism Business Scheme – Green Places To Stay & Visit in Scotland, England, Northern Ireland, Ireland, Wales & Jersey
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Sustainability explained through animation

Watch this short animated movie explaining sustainability created for RealEyes by Igloo Animations...

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Balearic islands to tax holidaymakers

Description: New tourist charge to be introduced in time for school summer holidays, Author: Linsey McNeill - TravelMole Media Group LLC, Publish Date: 30 March 2016, Image: , Category: Travel News
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Is North Korea's tourism spike a security threat? - BBC News

Is North Korea's tourism spike a security threat? - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
The North Korean tourism industry has been increasing in popularity according to Uri Tours COO John Dundon, but could the service be a potential threat to international security?
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VisitScotland survey finds tourists drawn by 'friendly Scots' - BBC News

VisitScotland survey finds tourists drawn by 'friendly Scots' - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Scotland's reputation as a nation of friendly people is highlighted in a major survey by the country's national tourism agency.
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Tourism Under Attack

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Description: Where's the happiness, joy and relaxation in a 5 star gold-barred hotel where you know that your waiter's family is starving writes Gordon Sillence, Author: Valere - TravelMole Media Group LLC, Publish Date: 12 January 2016, Image: , Category: Travel News

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Disney parks introduce surge pricing

Description: Three price tiers aimed at dispersing overcrowding, Author: Diane - TravelMole Media Group LLC, Publish Date: 29 February 2016, Image: , Category: Travel News
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Rio Olympic park built around man's house - BBC News

Rio Olympic park built around man's house - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Pedro explains what life is like in his favela that was demolished in order to build the Olympic park
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Why tourists are shunning a beautiful Italian island - BBC News

Why tourists are shunning a beautiful Italian island - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Lampedusa's tourist industry is suffering as migrants and police keep arriving on the island.
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Kelvin Hall's £40million makeover on target

Kelvin Hall's £40million makeover on target | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
THE £40m makeover of west-end landmark Kelvin Hall is on target, with Phase 1 of the redevelopment due to be finished in the summer.
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Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd records busiest year - BBC News

Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd records busiest year - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Scotland's regional airports group says 2015 was its busiest year yet in its 30-year history.
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Hip-hop artist previews first Gaelic album - BBC News

Hip-hop artist previews first Gaelic album - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Griogair Labhruidh performs Gaelic hip-hop in what could be the language's first album of the genre.
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Restoration of Campbeltown's Picture House to begin - BBC News

Restoration of Campbeltown's Picture House to begin - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
A historic picture house in Campbeltown is expected to reopen in spring 2017 after a £2.5m restoration project.
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Braving a 'cursed' temple tourists are too scared to visit - BBC News

Braving a 'cursed' temple tourists are too scared to visit - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Tourists are too scared to visit a 'cursed' temple in India, say local officials. A student in Delhi dared BBC Pop Up to visit after dark.
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Australia's Great Barrier Reef hit by 'worst' bleaching - BBC News

Australia's Great Barrier Reef hit by 'worst' bleaching - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Evidence that Australia's Great Barrier Reef is experiencing its worst coral bleaching on record has renewed calls for the UN to list it as "in-danger".
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The dead water parks at the heart of Disney World Florida

The dead water parks at the heart of Disney World Florida | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Exclusive music news, big interviews, entertainment, social media trends and video from the news people at BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra.
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Thousands visit John Muir Way path - BBC News

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More than 60,000 people visited Scotland's newest long distance footpath in 2015, according to a Scottish Natural Heritage report.
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Green Destinations » 2016 Sustainable Destinations Top 100

Green Destinations » 2016 Sustainable Destinations Top 100 | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it

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Water source heat pump schemes awarded £1.75m funding - BBC News

Water source heat pump schemes awarded £1.75m funding - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Three projects in Shetland, Clydebank and Glasgow are awarded £1.75m to extract heat from rivers and sea water.
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Call to add safeguards for mountains to manifestos - BBC News

Call to add safeguards for mountains to manifestos - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Political parties are asked to commit to safeguard Scotland's upland landscapes ahead of May's Scottish elections.
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Plans for holiday estate at former Borders golf club - BBC News

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A developer unveils plans for an upmarket holiday estate at the site of a former Borders golf course.
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Why tourists are shunning a beautiful Italian island - BBC News

Why tourists are shunning a beautiful Italian island - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Lampedusa's tourist industry is suffering as migrants and police keep arriving on the island.
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The Moroccan city of Ouarzazate is powered by salt - BBC News

The Moroccan city of Ouarzazate is powered by salt - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
A Moroccan city is being powered at night by solar energy, thanks to salt.
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Capital's marketing chief backs call for 'tourism levy' to fund festivals

Capital's marketing chief backs call for 'tourism levy' to fund festivals | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
THE organisation that promotes Edinburgh to the world has backed a tourism levy to help fund its annual festivals.
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Hebrides rocket launch: The space milestone we almost missed - BBC News

Hebrides rocket launch: The space milestone we almost missed - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Scotland's venture into space, launched from the Outer Hebrides, that almost went unnoticed.
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The museum built 15 metres under sea - BBC News

The museum built 15 metres under sea - BBC News | Sustainable Tourism | Scoop.it
Jason DeCaires has created the first underwater museum in Europe...15 metres below sea level.
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