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Sustainability

Like many destinations, Barcelona has to balance the needs of today’s tourists against conserving the environment of the city for the future. There is no doubt that tourism is a major industry in Barcelona and sustainable projects need to manage the negative impacts of tourism.

A lot of noise and air pollution is cause by traffic moving around the city and in recent years Barcelona has developed a number of schemes to reduce the traffic pollution. These schemes include:

Activity

Design a poster encouraging tourists to use buses in Barcelona to encourage sustainable tourism. (Check out the routes of the tourist buses to help you.)

Produce a flyer with information to encourage tourists to take part in a Walking Tour, include information about the many benefits of touring by foot.