GRASSROOTS Training Week in Brussels

An Inspiring Week Focusing on Youth and Eco Health! I had a pretty incredible week, last week when people from all over Europe attended the second GRASSROOTS Eco Health Tourism Training Week in Brussels (Monday 27 to Friday 21 May 2024) People, businesses, experiences, youth and partners from all ages (16+) came together, some for […]

Living Histories – An Unconventional Tourism Experience in Matera

On Wednesday 8 May, 2024, a first test of ‘Living Histories’ took place. What is ‘Living Histories’? ‘Living Histories’ is a new tourism experience in the city of Matera, in the region of Basilicata (Southern Italy). It was born from the idea of Raffaele Giannella, a young tourism entrepreneur graduated in political sciences with a […]

First Test of Grassroots Urban Tour in Italy

Great news! One of the incubated entrepreneurial initiatives of the Italian participants in Grassroots Eco-Health Tourism path is ready to be tested!  Date: May 8, 2024  Meeting point: Ex Bar That’s Amore  City: Matera, Southern Italy  Programme: This will be an interactive tour in Serra Venerdì, one of the first 3 neighbourhoods of Matera that was planned and built in […]

Eco-Tourism Adventure Sports and Climate Awareness

Grassroots project: Meeting in Matera. Yes, just arrived at LABA in September. Here I am, embarking on a new professional adventure. Going to Matera, Italy, and discovering ecotourism. First of all, I’ve never been to Italy before, so I have absolutely no idea what to expect culturally. Secondly, as a communications manager, I find myself […]

Embracing Urban Alternatives in France

Embracing Urban Alternatives: Paving the Path for Sustainable Development Introduction: In the pursuit of sustainable development, cities stand at the forefront of innovation and adaptation. As urbanization continues to surge worldwide, with more than half of the global population residing in urban areas, the need for sustainable urban development has never been more pressing. Traditional […]

Exploring Lyons Festival of Engaging Travel

Exploring New Horizons: Lyon’s Festival of Engaging Travel  In the heart of Lyon, a city known for its rich cultural heritage and vibrant atmosphere, a unique celebration is taking place that is redefining the way we embark on adventures. The Festival On the Green road is an event that offers a fresh perspective on the […]