Linda Veråsdal

Resonate Team

Linda Veråsdal is one of the driving forces behind Resonate, and is the Founder of Ethical Travel Portal. Splitting the year, she spends half her time in Norway and the other half in The Gambia. Linda is passionate about responsible tourism and using tourism as a tool for positive development. With a Master's in Responsible Tourism, she has years of experience in the field, from owning a company to developing experiences to leading trips. Putting principles into practice, Linda has shown how tailor-made responsible travel packages can have a transformative, positive impact on communities, especially in remote areas of The Gambia where she and her team have been actively promoting sustainable tourism for several years.

Stories from Linda Veråsdal

Making a Positive Impact on the Host Community While Travelling

You’re a guest when you travel; ensure that your visit is of benefit to your hosts.

Small Acts of Kindness Can Transform Your Travel

Thoughtful gestures can brighten someone’s day immeasurably; these things cost little or nothing, but make a huge impression.

How Food Choices Nourish Sustainable Destinations

What impact can our meals have on the destinations we visit, and for the responsible traveller, what do terms like ‘eat local’ even mean?

Resonate: From an Idea to Reaching 100 Stories

We take a look at the beginnings of our mission to create authentic travel inspiration via local stories, and consider what's next on our journey...