The commitment to caring for the environment and nature, as well as its sustainable tourism model, together with the quality-price ratio of its tourism products and services, allowed Costa Rica to obtain the award in the category, “Best Destination for Business Travel Long Distance”, delivered by the German travel magazine Travel book.
“Costa Rica was the first country in the world to be recognized for its environmental policy, which makes it a worthy winner in this category at the Travel book Awards,” the magazine’s website pointed out.
As part of the award ceremony held in Frankfurt, Germany, the organizers shared a video with a statement from the Minister of Tourism, William Rodríguez López, who thanked the award and took the opportunity to invite potential German tourists to visit the land of Pura Life and one of the happiest countries in the world.
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2023 Caribbean travel and tourism outlook is favorable
Despite global pressures such as high inflation, the war in Ukraine, the ensuing energy crisis, and an impending economic recession, the outlook for Caribbean travel and tourism is favorable, according to the Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO).
Delivering the region’s 2022 “Tourism Performance and Outlook Report” in Bridgetown today, Neil Walters, Acting Secretary General of the CTO, confirmed that […]
The largest tourism fair in the DR will be held from April 26 to 28
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Point of View: Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Festival celebrates the world’s best tasting coffee this spring
Coffee lovers worldwide unite and honor one of the world’s most sought-after coffee beans at the 6th annual Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Festival. This year the festival marketplace takes place on Saturday 25th March in its usual home, the historic Newcastle Parade Grounds in St. Andrew, Jamaica.
Regarded as one of the best coffees in the world, Blue Mountain Coffee is grown […]
Urgently reduce global warming
World leaders need to listen to and act on solid scientific guidance to urgently reduce global warming, the UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in a video message at the opening of the new session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on Monday.
Underlining the “urgent need to end global heating with cold, hard facts”, he said the panel’s forthcoming report ahead […]