This Tourism Week. 6 February 2013: Life isn’t always a beach

profile-photo-MartinHatchuel1-96x96Life isn’t always a beach

South Africa has very few Mexican-style beach tourism developments. Has it dodged an environmental and social bullet?

A proposed development in Plett, a stalled development in KwaZulu-Natal: what’s going on with our beaches? And why should we continue fighting to keep them pristine.

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Invitation to conference: #RTWeek14

You’re invited to take part in next week’s world-wide online and real world Responsible Travel Week Conference 2104 (10 – 16 February). It’s free – and, best of all (since you can participate from the comfort of our own home or mobile device), free of jet lag, too.

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Exhibit at the Johannesburg Travel Festival

The first Johannesburg Travel Festival will take place on 6 & 7 April, 2014.

Affiliated to the New York Travel Festival and the Mossel Bay Travel Festival, the Joburg Travel Festival is designed as a new way of marketing and talking about travel.

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Now go away on holiday. It’s in the economy’s best interest

With best Barefoot Wishes – M

MARTIN HATCHUEL, Barefoot Writer

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