Karola Krohne Managing Director, Kleine Fluchten Reisebüro GmbH
Kleine Fluchten travel agency
Kleine Fluchten Reisebüro GmbH was founded as an independent travel agency 30 years ago in Bielefeld. Traveling should enthuse - that's the slogan we and our eight employees are following. The focus of our work lies on the realization of each of our customer's wishes. We are specialists for individual holiday wishes and unusual destinations. Sustainable traveling is very important for us. We participated at the TourCert pilot project and got the CSR-Certificate in 2012. Our commitment to sustainability shall influence our work with customers, service performers and business partners also in the future.
Sponsoring the following projects
Everyone is talking about climate protection! The project of the Futouris travel agencies aims to strengthen and improving the travel agents' awareness and knowledge on sustainability and climate protection. The improved information tranfer intends to encourage customers to choose more climate-friendly travel offers and to offset the CO2 emissions caused by their trips through climate protection projects.
Reducing the plastic waste generated by tourism and improving the recycling of unavoidable plastic waste on Balearic Islands – these are the goals of the industry project "Plastic-free holidays on the Balearic Islands" the Futouris members are implementing together with the Government of the Balearic Islands.
Representative studies such as the F.U.R. Travel analysis show: More and more travelers want information about sustainable travel.
Where does the food that is offered on the buffet come from, how is it produced, is the food on my plate typical for the country? These are questions inwhich more and more travelers are interested.
Food waste measurements in the participating hotel are carried out in cooperation with United Against Waste e.V. and their waste analysis tool. Based on the findings, a set of recommendations will be developed to promote a more responsible handling of food.
The members of Futouris e.V. want to develop a more sustainable range of dishes and drinks in hotels and on cruise ships and to promote local supply chains.
The project aims at protecting the diverse almond tree species on Mallorca. By ensuring the livelihood of the almond farmers and thus the organic almond cultivation, tourists shall be drawn to this natural attraction also in the future.
Futouris helps Juist to reach the climate-neutral status and become a global flagship project with scientific expertise as well as with financial and political support.
The commitment of the Futouris' members in the KAZA - Kavango Zambesi Transfrontier Area- aims at creating a concept for the sustainable development of tourism and improve the marketing possibilities for sustainable lodges.