Winners of the UNWTO Tourism Video Competition announced

Tunisia, Ecuador, Macao (China), Hungary, Palestine, Maldives and Colombia were the winners of the first UNWTO Tourism Video Competition, organized on the occasion of the 21st UNWTO General Assembly. 51 UNWTO Full and Associate Members submitted their promotional videos to the competition. The regional winners were based on votes by the chairs of the Regional … More Winners of the UNWTO Tourism Video Competition announced

Australia to star in new TV drama aimed at capturing Brazilian’s growing desire for Australian holidays

Tourism Australia has teamed up with Brazil’s leading TV network Globo to produce Australian episodes of its new TV drama – Totalmente Demais – helping to further boost Brazilian’s growing desire for holidaying in Australia. The visit, which is being conducted in partnership with Destination New South Wales and Tourism and Events Queensland, will see … More Australia to star in new TV drama aimed at capturing Brazilian’s growing desire for Australian holidays

Ecuador’s Eco-Ethos Sets the Standard For Responsible Tourism – But Is It Under Threat?

Ecuador’s underlying ethos is a good one, one which could provide a blueprint of responsibility and sustainability for the rest of the world to follow. But as oil demands increase, the emphasis on environmental protection faces huge threats. Boasting more biodiversity per square kilometre than any other country in the world, and with a range … More Ecuador’s Eco-Ethos Sets the Standard For Responsible Tourism – But Is It Under Threat?