Text only  Print this page | E-mail this page| Add to favourites
British Council LearnEnglish Central British Council LearnEnglish Central
Ecotourism
themes archive
See many more themes pages in our archive
e-newsletter
Sign up for our newsletter and receive updates about what's happening on this site.
learn english
Learn English in your country, in the UK or take an exam
Themes
Ecotourism

Ecotourism essentially means responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people.

Double-click on any word to see its definition from Cambridge Dictionaries Online

magazine article: Ecotourism. "Nowadays, many of us try to live in a way that will damage the environment as little as possible and we want to take these attitudes on holiday with us. This is why alternative forms of tourism are becoming more popular all over the world." Read article

word game: Ecotourism. Dirty Dan is a bad tourist. Match what he said to his friends when he returned from holidays to the seven golden rules of ecotourism that he broke. Play game

poem: Danger in the Wet Some people in North Queensland (Australia) love having tourists visit them so much that they tell them this tale... Read poem

cartoon: "They say you can make lots of money ..." See cartoon

trivia: Quotes: "If you want to see an endangered species, get up and look in the mirror". (John Young, Astronaut) See more ecotourism trivia

links: Wikipedia: ecotourism See more links

The British Council is not responsible for the content of external web sites.

The United Kingdom’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities.
A registered charity: 209131 (England and Wales) SC037733 (Scotland)
Our privacy and copyright statements.
Our commitment to freedom of information. Double-click for pop-up dictionary.

 Positive About Disabled People