Tourists’ water consumption in hotels


M. Schiermann Winner of the TUI Benelux Sustainable Tourism Thesis Award 2016 One of the most important resources in tourism constitutes fresh water. Often accommodations, which are located in water scarce regions claim more water than actually available for both hotel and local population. It is of increasing importance to encourage hotel [...]

Niche Developments in the Tourism Accommodation Sector


R. Blijenberg Sustainability has been an important global issue for decades and it is being adopted by most industries (Warnken, Bradley & Guilding, 2005). Also in the tourism accommodation sector sustainable measures are increasingly being taken by providers. However, there is still a high variation in awareness, understanding, interpretation, interest and implementation [...]