sustainable tourism in Nicaragua a decade of challenges and success stories
 

sustainable tourism in Nicaragua a decade of challenges and success stories

Often I have colleagues and students asking for practical examples and practices of sustainable tourism, Nicaragua was awarded the Sustainable and Responsible Tourism Destination of 2017 in the U.K. by LATA. During World Travel Market in London I attended  the presentation of this interesting and beautiful country explaining it efforts...
UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism 2018
 

UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism 2018

Turismo de Portugal I.P (Portugal), Ecotourism Trust (India), Tryponyu (Indonesia) and SEGGITUR (Spain) are the winners of the 14th Edition of the UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism.   Fourteen projects among 128 applicants from 55 countries were selected as finalists of the 14th UNWTO Awards for Innovation in Tourism.   The...
Sustainable Tourism World News: 25th Global Eco Conference wraps up in Adelaide
 

Sustainable Tourism World News: 25th Global Eco Conference wraps up in Adelaide

Hello, today I am sharing about the 25th Global Eco Conference wraps up in Adelaide, my experience in 2013 in Noosa as staff member of this conference was great, it was one of the most interesting experience ever, so I keep following it, checking and sharing news about it and Ecotourism...
Tourism tips: how to use texting to help your hotel in holiday season
 

Tourism tips: how to use texting to help your hotel in holiday season

If your hotel typically sees a boost of guests over the holidays, then you want to capitalize on the opportunity and turn those stays into repeat customers. Texting can help you create a better experience for your visitors, encouraging them to spread a good word about your hotel and return...
Carbon Negative Travel – a focus on the carbone negative science
 

Carbon Negative Travel – a focus on the carbone negative science

In the last 2 years you might have noticed a New topic in Sustainable Tourism Word website: carbon negative travel. I have been introduced to the topic by David Haaren isitigator of Sail Freight Project in Vermount  and with his help I am happy to share a focus on the carbone negative science....
Sailors for Sustainability: Italian adventure 2017 -part 2
 

Sailors for Sustainability: Italian adventure 2017 -part 2

Welcome to the 4th meeting with Sailor for Sustainability! You can read who they are here! After visiting Portofino, Elba and Sardegna, our Sailor friends, Ivar and Floris headed towards their next exciting adventure to Sicily. They were impressed by both the warm temperatures of Southern Italy and the welcoming people offering...
Sustainable Tourism World News: Eco Tourism Australia closure of the Uluru climb
 

Sustainable Tourism World News: Eco Tourism Australia closure of the Uluru climb

Ecotourism Australia supports the Traditional Owners’ announcement of the closure of the Uluru climb. Sara Vitali, Sustainable Tourism World founder’s respect the decision and agree with it. The Traditional Owners don’t want people to climb, the vast majority of visitors to Uluru choose not to climb, other experiences have been...
World Travel Market 2017 report
 

World Travel Market 2017 report

It was that time of the year again, WTM London 2017. This year I attended it in behalf of Slow Lake Como the company I joined last year in December. It was a great emotion to be there looking for the best collaborations in terms of TO or travel agencies for...
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