Tag: responsible tourism

Five places in Japan you haven’t visited before
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Five places in Japan you haven’t visited before

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2019

As travelers from around the world flock to Japan's hotspots like Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka ahead of the 2020 Olympics, ... Read More

WTM: ‘No easy answers’ when it comes to promoting controversial countries
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WTM: ‘No easy answers’ when it comes to promoting controversial countries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 6, 2019

Bloggers have urged writers and travelers at World Travel Market (WTM) London to do their own research about countries with ... Read More

Tourism must stop promoting growth without understanding costs
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Tourism must stop promoting growth without understanding costs

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 4, 2019

The Travel Foundation is calling on investors, businesses, governments and their destination marketing organizations (DMOs) to better understand the costs, ... Read More

Fairmont Hotels: Honeybees and responsible tourism
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Fairmont Hotels: Honeybees and responsible tourism

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 13, 2019

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, to develop responsible tourism and sound environmental practices, has announced the next evolution of its Bee ... Read More

Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas to host Skål International 2019 Sustainable Tourism Awards
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Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas to host Skål International 2019 Sustainable Tourism Awards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

In its 18th edition, a total of 56 entries from 25 countries are this year competing to win the Sustainable ... Read More

Premier Destinations wins Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at World Travel Awards
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Premier Destinations wins Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at World Travel Awards

editor editor- June 11, 2019

Premier Maldives part of the Premier Destinations brand won Maldives’ Leading Luxury Tour Operator at the World Travel Awards 2019 ... Read More

Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy
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Tourism Authority of Thailand adopts simplified A-B-C Strategy

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has adopted a simplified “A-B-C Strategy” to promote emerging tourist destinations by creating inter-linked, ... Read More

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean
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World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

mm Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of ... Read More

Visit Nepal 2020 brought two of their best to Vienna last night
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Visit Nepal 2020 brought two of their best to Vienna last night

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

Visit Nepal 2020 is the new Nepal Tourism Board Campaign that was introduced last night in the Austrian Capital Vienna. ... Read More

Khiri Travel announces executive changes
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Khiri Travel announces executive changes

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 17, 2019

Asian DMC, Khiri Travel has announced senior executive changes. Effective 1 July, Herman Hoven will become the new Chief Executive ... Read More

Netherlands Tourism will stop promoting to attract visitors
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Netherlands Tourism will stop promoting to attract visitors

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 7, 2019

Netherland Tourism, Spanish Tourism,  Hawaii Tourism has a common problem. Overtourism!  The world loves windmills, Amsterdam and tulips- but there ... Read More

Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM
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Swiss-Belhotel International Senior VP highlights the need for responsible tourism at ATM

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 30, 2019

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, spoke today ... Read More

African Tourism Board: Greg Bakunzi of Red Rock Initiative makes Rwanda Tourism proud
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African Tourism Board: Greg Bakunzi of Red Rock Initiative makes Rwanda Tourism proud

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 26, 2019

Red Rocks Cultural Center in Rwanda founder Greg Bakunzi today was appointed as the latest board member of the African Tourism ... Read More

2019 Mekong Tourism Forum innovates with new inclusive concept in ancient town
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2019 Mekong Tourism Forum innovates with new inclusive concept in ancient town

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019

Hosted by the Ministry of Culture & Tourism of P.R. China (MCT) and the People’s Government of Yunnan Province in ... Read More

African Tourism Board CEO declares Africa one tourist destination
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African Tourism Board CEO declares Africa one tourist destination

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019

The newly appointed CEO for the African Tourism Board, Ms. Doris Woerfel from Pretoria, South Africa, issued her initial welcome ... Read More

Machu Picchu Pueblo: First 100% sustainable Latin America city
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Machu Picchu Pueblo: First 100% sustainable Latin America city

editor editor- April 19, 2019

Machu Picchu Pueblo is the first city in Latin America to sustainably manage 100% of its solid waste. Through the ... Read More

UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism to analyze sector’s potential
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UNWTO World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism to analyze sector’s potential

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 16, 2019

The countdown begins for the 5th World Forum on Gastronomy Tourism to be held on 2 and 3 May in ... Read More

Skål International and Biosphere Tourism: Taking Sustainable Tourism Awards to the next level
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Skål International and Biosphere Tourism: Taking Sustainable Tourism Awards to the next level

editor editor- April 6, 2019

a partnership agreement was signed by Skål International and Biosphere Tourism in the frame of the 2019 Skål Sustainable Tourism ... Read More

IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism
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IGLTA Foundation’s new NYC think tank to address key issues in LGBTQ+ Tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019

The International LGBTQ+ Travel Association Foundation (IGLTAF) inaugural Leadership Think Tank will unite top executives from LGBTQ+ welcoming destinations around ... Read More

Messe Berlin to become member of the World Tourism Alliance
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Messe Berlin to become member of the World Tourism Alliance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 12, 2019

WTA members include national tourism associations, influential tourism enterprises, academic institutes and other institutions from around the world. Messe Berlin, ... Read More

Celebrating Her Awards making women visible in tourism at ITB Berlin 2019
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Celebrating Her Awards making women visible in tourism at ITB Berlin 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 8, 2019

Award winners from previous years always take part in presenting the outstanding women in tourism with the Celebrating Her Awards ... Read More

Bardiya National Park gets Sustainable Destination Award at ITB
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Bardiya National Park gets Sustainable Destination Award at ITB

editor editor- March 7, 2019

Bardiya National Park has been awarded as the best Sustainable Destinations in “Asia-Pacific” category of Sustainable Top 100 Destination Awards ... Read More

Time to get your nominations in: International Travel & Tourism Awards
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Time to get your nominations in: International Travel & Tourism Awards

editor editor- March 1, 2019

The International Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTAs), presented by WTM London, will once again recognize the success of national, regional ... Read More

IIPT India Announces the Winners of the 4th Celebrating Her awards at ITB Berlin
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IIPT India Announces the Winners of the 4th Celebrating Her awards at ITB Berlin

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 27, 2019

For the fourth consecutive year ITB Berlin will play host to the International Institute for Peace – India’s (IIPT India) ... Read More

WTACH to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites from overtourism
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WTACH to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites from overtourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has been formed to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites that ... Read More

PATA embraces adventure and spirituality in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India
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PATA embraces adventure and spirituality in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 15, 2019

The PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2019 takes place in Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India with 300 delegates ... Read More

WTM International Travel & Tourism Awards confirmed for 2019
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WTM International Travel & Tourism Awards confirmed for 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2019

Following a successful inaugural event, The International Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTAs) will return in 2019 celebrating excellence in the ... Read More

Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019
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Iberostar announces 7 new hotel openings in 2019

editor editor- January 31, 2019

Last year proved crucial in the consolidation of Iberostar’s positioning strategy, with the hotel chain making major progress in this ... Read More

New global tourism organization launched to combat overtourism
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New global tourism organization launched to combat overtourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 31, 2019

The World Tourism Association for Culture and Heritage (WTACH) has been formed to protect local cultures, heritage and historical sites ... Read More

PATA lines up speakers for Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference
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PATA lines up speakers for Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) has gathered a diverse line-up of thought leaders, innovators and pioneers for the upcoming ... Read More

Monterey County working towards sustainability
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Monterey County working towards sustainability

editor editor- December 28, 2018

Monterey County Tourism is addressing plastics and measuring sustainability progress as critical steps. Read More

Monterey County Tourism walking the walk of sustainability
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Monterey County Tourism walking the walk of sustainability

editor editor- December 21, 2018

Meetings and events are big business in Monterey County, which is a destination known for inspiration and innovation and now ... Read More

SUNx & EXO Foundation announce Climate Scholarship Program for SE Asia
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SUNx & EXO Foundation announce Climate Scholarship Program for SE Asia

editor editor- December 14, 2018

An SDG 17 Partnership, for Climate-Friendly Travel, was announced on December 14 at COP 24 in Katowice, Poland. Read More

PATA in India to promote Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference
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PATA in India to promote Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference

Anil Mathur - eTN India Anil Mathur - eTN India- December 12, 2018

India is confident of putting up an impressive show at the PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart ... Read More

UNWTO/UNESCO Conference: Cultural tourism sustains communities and living heritage
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UNWTO/UNESCO Conference: Cultural tourism sustains communities and living heritage

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 5, 2018

The third cultural tourism conference (3-5 December) organized jointly between the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the United Nations Educational, ... Read More

PATA: Successful Youth Tourism Symposium on Guam
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PATA: Successful Youth Tourism Symposium on Guam

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2016

Over 150 students, alumni, lecturers and industry professionals from Guam, overseas and the neighboring Pacific Islands participated at the PATA ... Read More

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