Learning About Bookdifferent While Visiting the Outstanding Christchurch

By |2018-04-25T18:31:37+00:00February 12th, 2015|

We arrived in New Zealand on December 27th and very excited to be here. New Zealand has always had that clean green reputation and I wanted to see if this was true. New Zealand is also one of the only countries that have an environmental certification, Enviroawards, that is managed through their quality assurance certification [...]

Passion in Action: The Jean Michel Cousteau Eco-Resort in Savusavu, Fiji

By |2017-02-03T00:05:19+00:00January 29th, 2015|

Approximately 12 years ago I was speaking at an Ecotourism conference in Quito, Ecuador. I met an amazing man there who shaped the way I looked at oceans. His name was Dr. Richard Murphy and what I found so astounding about him was the way he educated people on ocean ecosystems. He talked about an [...]


By |2017-02-03T00:05:19+00:00January 26th, 2015|

Welcome to my blog. The purpose of this blog is to share my experiences seeking out best practices of sustainable tourism worldwide. My family and I (husband Dan who is working on his Ph.D. in customer service and electronic word of mouth) and 18 month old son Luka are embarking on a 3 and a [...]