SXSW 2023

What’s the Right Way to Travel?


After two years of pandemic slowdown, travel is booming like never before. But for communities reliant on tourism, the sudden rush of visitors is a mixed blessing, as in many places economic activity comes alongside strains on infrastructure, labor shortages and tourists who treat destinations as personal playgrounds. This panel investigates ways we can build a new future for travel, one that benefits and enriches both travelers and the communities they visit.

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  1. What are the most exciting efforts to build sustainable travel options that benefit communities?
  2. When can travel create positive impact and how can we replicate these circumstances?
  3. What are the most important ethical considerations to make when traveling?



Ambia Elias, Assistant Publisher, Stranger's Guide

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  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Panel
  • Track: Travel & Leisure
  • Track 2
  • Level: Beginner

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