Tour Operators Travellers need to be constantly aware of the negative impacts that even the most seemingly innocent of acts can have on the people and animals in the countries they are visiting.

Walking the fine line of socially responsible tourism

By Jeri Clausing /
Animal lover and Travel Weekly US senior editor Jeri Clausing pays to get her picture taken with alpacas without realising the negative impacts of engaging with the women who parade the animals around Cusco for photo opportunities.