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Wellness tourism up by 6.5% - research at WTM London

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Wellness tourism is growing faster than the overall tourism sector. It accounts for 830 million trips a year and is estimated at $639 billion, according to figures released at World Travel Market London.
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Wellness tourism up by 6.5% - research at WTM London

Wellness tourism up by 6.5% - research at WTM London

8 days ago   |   By

Wellness tourism is growing faster than the overall tourism sector. It accounts for 830 million trips a year and is estimated at $639 billion, according to figures released at World Travel Market London.
Destinations revolving around wellness are a good option to over-crowded destinations.
Global Wellness Institute report shows that tourism expenditure grew 3.2 per cent in the two years to 2017, wellness tourism expenditure rose by 6.5 per cent. It is growing across the world.
The highest number of wellness trips is made to Europe. Other prominent markets for wellness tourism are North...
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World Animal Protection secured gold at WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards

World Animal Protection secured gold at WTM World Responsible Tourism Awards

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World Animal Protection has secured gold place at the WTM World Responsible Tourism awards for their global campaign to end wildlife used for cruel tourist entertainment. The award is in the Best Wildlife Conservation category and was presented to them by BBC presenter, Tanya Beckett.
Launched in 2015, the organization's Wildlife Not Entertainers campaign is moving the wildlife tourism industry away from cruel forms of entertainment towards positive wildlife experiences where tourists can see wild animals in the wild or true sanctuaries.
Nick Stewart, Head of Wildlife Not Entertainers at...
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