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Ecotourism: our pick selection near Shanghai

Updated: Feb 6, 2020

We want to introduce you to the concept of eco-tourism. First, what does it mean exactly?

Today, we bring you some snazzy ideas for your next vacation spot. Looking for a relaxing weekend getaway? An escape from the hustle and bustle of the city? We got you covered in this post.

还在寻找一个周末放松的好去处吗?或是想暂且逃离鸡飞狗跳的紧张城市生活?今天,我们就将在这篇文章中给你分享一些度假攻略。



Although there is a wide range of places that may pride itself for promoting eco-tourism, we like the definition provided by The International Ecotourism Society, which is “responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the welfare of local people”. Doesn’t sound too bad, right? One sector that has been on the rise is eco-friendly resorts. These vacation spots tend to be more remote and are integrated into their respective natural surroundings. They allow guests to experience the environment there without leaving a large negative impact and practice high-standard environmental responsibility. Top ones are extremely aware of using renewable energy sources, recycling systems, energy efficient materials, and locally-sourced materials as well as labor. Various eco-friendly resorts also want to encourage better relationships with the local community and responsible interaction with nature and surrounding wildlife. We found one near Shanghai that might be interesting to check out!


生态旅游的概念听说过吧!那么,具体是指什么呢?尽管很多度假的地方都骄傲地声称自己是生态旅游区,可我们要郑重推荐的是国际生态旅游协会,旨在“负责地旅游,到保护环境并提高当