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    Why is Responsible Travel So Important?

    The words responsible travel and “Will I reach my potential?” flash across the screen. I quickly peer about the darkened room, searching the crowd of dimly lit faces. It’s an interesting term and a weighty question, and thanks to Mark Horoszowski of Movingworlds.org, we all paused to think about our own individual legacies. But what does that have to do with responsible travel? For those who attended the CBT Vietnam presentation on the Power of Responsible Travel last Thursday night at Capilano University, we learned about how the relationship between tourism students like Justina Faye at Capilano University, and various Hmong communities in Sapa, Vietnam, is contributing to the latest a shift in the travel landscape. In an…