Each Transfrontier Parks Destinations (TFPD) managed lodge is a holistic entity, providing essential work and local economic activity in an area of great natural beauty.
Shamwari Game Reserve is a conservation orientated, malaria free, 5-star safari holiday destination.
Escape to the bush for a digital detox and let the natural world ease your stresses away.
Visitors to South Africa are spoilt for choice when it comes to sustainable tourism destinations in and around Cape Town. Indeed, the Western Cape is widely regarded as “Fair Trade Tourism Central” with easily the highest concentration of certified establishments and activities on the sub-continent.
Finding the perfect spot on southern Africa’s beautiful east coast takes on fresh meaning when you’re looking for sun, sea, sand, an off-the-beaten track address and a large helping of soul food.
The Selinda Reserve in Botswana is a great example of effective practices in sustainable, eco-conscious travel.
Xigera Camp in the Okavango Delta is one of a growing list of camps and lodges across Botswana which are recognised by Fair Trade Tourism
Get a tan while travelling responsibly in the island paradise of the Seychelles.
Five of the best places to get fabulous elephant experiences in Africa.
Bushhouse in Madagascar is an idyllic getaway offering the chance to see endemic wildlife like lemurs and chameleons and some great adventure activities like kayaking and hiking.
Take part in a magical Mozambican adventure which is guaranteed to benefit everyone involved!
In one of the many hidden valleys of the Soutpansberg in central Limpopo, you’ll find the art-rich Madi a Thavha Mountain Lodge.
Pakamisa is a paradise for horse riders situated in the beautiful hills of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa.
Find out how the Banyan Tree Seychelles’ Wildlife Conservation and Rehabilitation Centre is helping to protect and grow Seychelles’ natural wetlands.
Sheri Alexander is the winner of the Fair Trade Tourism “Name our magazine app” competition and will be spending a four-night adventure for two in the Timbavati.
Watch the whales going by from Whalesong Lodge, one of the best places to witness these beautiful creatures in South Africa.
Experience an authentic Kalahari trip in the remote !Xaus Lodge in the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park.
Let’s do the time warp at Montagu Country Hotel again!
The vital role played by a cultural learning centre in South Africa for the indigenous San people.
When you’re a resort located in paradise you had better have sustainability as a core ethos of your business model… and the Constance Ephelia Resort Seychelles certainly does.
Find out how Southern Right Charters helps to protect whales in Hermanus while giving visitors the experience of a lifetime.
Uthando has shaped a new model of travelling philanthropy, helping to raise money for Cape Town’s poorest settlements.
Help Fair Trade Tourism name their app and stand a chance to win a four night stay in the Timbavati.
Go backpacking in Cape Town and help give back to the local community at The Backpack.
Madagascar is simply breathtaking and a photographer’s dream come true. These beautiful images were taken on a trip across the magical island.
Fair Trade Tourism has finalised an extensive review of its criteria for tourism businesses with volunteer offerings, which are effective from 01 June 2016.
With its commitment to sustainability combined with its rich history and the natural beauty of the area, Three Tree Hill Lodge makes for the perfect South African getaway. And the best part is that it’s certified by Fair Trade Tourism!
Experience the ultimate in backpacker accommodation in South Africa, and enjoy staying in places that have a strong commitment to making a positive impact.
The happy staff at Three Tree Hill Lodge in KwaZulu Natal are testament to the importance of operating in a sustainable, responsible and ethical manner.
When it comes to sustainable and responsible tourism, these luxury hotels are leading the way!
3 videos that appreciate the animals of the Timbavati Private Game Reserve.
How close should we be getting to wild animals? This is one of the most salient talking points in the safari and ecotourism industry as it appears that the animal empire might be striking back.
A closer look at the close-knit Umlani family and what makes their relationship with the wilderness and each other so special.
With white lions and legendary treehouses as a couple of the highlights, the list goes on for why you should visit the Timbavati Private Game Reserve.
Travellers who care about the impact they are making on local cultures and environments can now visit Fair Trade certified establishments in East Africa.
Fair Trade Tourism certification criteria to address the potential exploitation of children and captive-held wildlife within the voluntourism sector.