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What travellers can do to help build back better from COVID-19

by

Anna Spenceley

Monday, 20 December 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has decimated international travel. Hopefully though, it has also given us time to reconsider how we travel and the opportunity to evaluate how we might rebuild tourism in a more sustainable and equitable way.

As tourism (hopefully) re-opens, some exciting trends in market research show the changing priorities for potential post-pandemic travellers. These often include health, hygiene and social-distancing measures, sustainable tourism, social wellbeing, benefiting local economies, adventure and trips to natural destinations¹.

Luckily for those involved in ecotourism, wildlife safaris and nature-based experiences provide for all of these.

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