The Danger of Adventure Tourism

Recently, on White Island, New Zealand, a volcano erupted killing at least 8 people. On the day of the disaster, tour groups were visiting the volcano just like any other day. This recent event begs the question, who is at fault for disasters in areas of adventure tourism? Are people just incredibly unlucky, or are…

Merry Christmas!

I would just like to take the time to wish everyone a merry Christmas! I hope that this is a joyous and relaxing time with family, friends and other special people in your life. I apologise for the lack of recent posting (I too needed a short break), however; be assured that there will be…

The White Island Eruption

On the 9th of December 2019, the volcano on White Island, New Zealand, erupted with two explosions in quick succession. This is an ongoing recovery mission and information written here could change over the coming days. There were approximately 47 people on the island at the time of the eruption, with 23 of them rescued…