Posts by Sarina Castillo

Why do tourism operators seek weather and climate information? Experiences from Fiji

Johanna Nalau, Research Fellow, Griffith Institute for Tourism and Griffith Climate Change Response Program, Griffith University Available information: shared by everyone? The Pacific Islands are… Read More

How much carbon does cruise ship tourism emit?

Figure 1: Cruise ship passenger volume from 1990 to 2020 (Cruise Market Watch, 2017). The global cruise ship industry is growing faster than… Read More

Exponential Energy Transformation – where is Tourism?

Travel and Tourism is without a doubt one of the most successful and fastest changing industries. In many countries travel has now become such an… Read More

Why the environment is more important for the Gold Coast than we think

Visitor numbers to the Gold Coast are increasing – but international tourists are staying shorter and are spending less. Domestic tourism is steady with various… Read More

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