Latest Sustainable tourism Stories

2011-09-25 07:00:00

Guatemalan handicrafts, software specialists, specialized packages of sustainable tourism, and medical tourism high technology such as lab analysis are some sectors at the final stretch for the

2011-06-09 12:20:00

Huatulco Becomes The First Destination in the World to Receive EarthCheck Gold Certification HUATULCO, Mexico, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The coastal paradise, Huatulco in southern Mexico, became the first destination in the world to receive EarthCheck's Gold certification, in yet another display of Mexico's sustainable tourism credentials.

2011-05-26 10:02:00

GREENVILLE, N.C., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Memorial Day serves as the official kick off of the busy summer travel season.

2011-05-11 11:32:00

NEW YORK, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mexico will be recognized by the Rainforest Alliance at their upcoming gala dinner and awards ceremony in New York on May 11 for its achievements of sustainable tourism in the Mayakoba region and forestry practices of the Mexican government. "We would like to congratulate Mayakoba Tourism Development and its three hotels for the recognition they have received from the Rainforest Alliance," said Gloria Guevara Manzo, the Secretary of Tourism for Mexico.

2010-10-20 13:08:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Living Project(TM), the leading media production and distribution company showcasing global sustainability-related initiatives, has announced their newest production expedition, this time to Mexico (Oct. 15 - 29).

2010-10-13 08:00:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Live presented the Cruise Shipping Virtual Event on September 28, 2010. The online event focuses on sustainability for the cruise industry. UBM Studios, a leader in virtual events and virtual business solutions, provided the 3D platform for the event.

2010-09-30 14:28:00

PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- MyGardenRouteInfo reports local tourism businesses along South Africa's Garden Route are starting to place greater emphasis on environmental issues.

2010-09-30 14:05:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Cruise Shipping Virtual, an interactive live online event, closed on Tuesday with attendees calling the eco-centric event a success.

2010-09-22 00:59:00

LONDON, September 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- During the official launch of the Argentina government plan to promote inward investment in the tourism industry, the Minister of Tourism Enrique Meyer announced that British Airways will start non-stop flights between London and Buenos Aires in March 2011. At a select lunch in London for international investors from the UK, Europe, the Middle East and India, the Minister announced, "2011 will be the year of Argentina." CEOs of real estate and...

2010-09-07 14:11:00


Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.