Voluntourism: doing more harm than good?

Voluntourism: doing more harm than good?

When I was 18 years old, I travelled by myself to Ghana to volunteer in an orphanage and teach children English for a month, naively buying into the marketing of these programmes that my efforts would somehow help to change the lives of these children for the better. voluntourism is one of the fastest-growing trends […]

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German government policy curbs tourism in developing countries

German government policy curbs tourism in developing countries

Travel has a lot of positive impacts. The tourism industry is especially important for people in developing countries because it contributes to stability and prosperity. For example, a TUI fly plane with two scheduled flights a day from Germany to Egypt transports 130,000 holidaymakers to the country every year. These flights keep 9,000 Egyptian citizens […]

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