The Good Tourist: An Ethical Traveller's Guide

Lucy Popescu


The Good Tourist: An Ethical Traveller's Guide

The Good Tourist: An Ethical Traveller's Guide

  • Title: The Good Tourist: An Ethical Traveller's Guide
  • Author: Lucy Popescu
  • ISBN: 9781905147793
  • Page: 467
  • Format: Paperback



Advocating respect for human rights and responsible travel, this impassioned guide offers invaluable insights and advice to travelers who want to behave responsibly, protect civil liberties, and improve the lives of the citizens of the countries they visit Behind the sandy beaches, panoramic vistas, picturesque villages, and historic treasures there often lies a bleak reaAdvocating respect for human rights and responsible travel, this impassioned guide offers invaluable insights and advice to travelers who want to behave responsibly, protect civil liberties, and improve the lives of the citizens of the countries they visit Behind the sandy beaches, panoramic vistas, picturesque villages, and historic treasures there often lies a bleak reality This unusual travel book turns the traditional format on its head, offering less in the way of travel tips and detailed information about the political, economic, and human rights status of destinations around the world Fifteen countries are taken to task for their performance in such areas as poverty, torture, women s rights, censorship, and repression Hot spots such as Iran, Syria, and Cuba are featured, while popular destinations such as Australia, Mexico, Morocco, and China also come under scrutiny Each chapter is followed by What you can do and Recommended reading sections, exhorting the reader to become aware and take action Inspired by the ethical flying movement and the trend toward investment in projects to offset carbon emissions, this activist handbook will help travelers feel good about venturing to their chosen destination and inspire them to stay involved in a practical way once they return.


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