Archive For enero 31, 2019

Tourism, friend or foe of our planet?

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Tourism, friend or foe of our planet?

Taleb Rifai once said, “Tourism can continue to grow and be a danger to the world, or it can continue to grow in good health and contribute to a cleaner planet.” From here is that I want to begin to separate the two parts: the development of the towns, cities, destinations and other beneficiaries of…

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The lacandons: Mayan Jungle Protectors and peace seekers

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The lacandons: Mayan Jungle Protectors and peace seekers

In the limits of the river Usumacinta and Salinas resides a group of people living in the jungle zone of the state of Chiapas called the Condors by the Spaniards during the colonial period by their Origin Lacam-tumque that mean <gran peñón=””>. Although among them they call themselves Hach Winik (in Maya, true man) they…

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The tourist landscape

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The tourist landscape

The landscape is the reason for the existence of tourism and its economic strength, this is a phrase by Jost Krippendorf, one of the scholars who has reflected most of the tourism industry. Although it is a short sentence it says a lot, because it is amazing what can generate a landscape; But you’ve wondered…

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Let’s talk about the integrated management of tourist destinations

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Let’s talk about the integrated management of tourist destinations

For the vast majority of hoteliers it is only to manage and support the integration of different resources, activities and agents involved through appropriate internal policies and measures. But… does an integrated management of destinations not involve both governmental and functional competencies that should be concern to the public sector? Although tourism is an irreversible…

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How to predict the behavior of the tourist?

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How to predict the behavior of the tourist?

All the “Turismólogos” we agree with the importance of knowing the behavior of the tourist. Either because we have our own tourism company, because we work as consultants or consultants, we participate in the management of a destination in the public administration, or to face any project, knowing the behavior of tourists constitutes a Essential…

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First University Forum of Tourism in Acapulco

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First University Forum of Tourism in Acapulco

The University Forum of Tourism is a space specially directed for students of tourism where they will be able to interact with professional experts of the sector, as well as to acquire tools and knowledge that will help them in their academic and professional life. The event will take place in Acapulco on 17.18 and…

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Are you a student or a teacher and are you going out on a trip? You need the ISIC credential

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Are you a student or a teacher and are you going out on a trip? You need the ISIC credential

Have you ever imagined that there was a credential that could give you benefits around the world for being a student or a teacher? This credential exists, is called ISIC International Student Identity Card and is endorsed by entities such as UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), Ministries of education and Tourism as…

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Ecuador, tourism power?

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Ecuador, tourism power?

The term power, can be interpreted from different optics, so that in physics refers to the amount of work done per unit of time, if we speak of world power, we mean a country that has the ability to project power, both Political as well as economically, while in tourism, according to the campaign “Ecuador…

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