Archive For The “culture” Category

Eternalize differences between investors and the Dominican Tax Directorate

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Eternalize differences between investors and the Dominican Tax Directorate

Everything thought that after the meeting of President Leonel Fernandez with hotel investors at the beginning of the year in Punta Cana, and attended by the Deputy director of the DGII, the differences in tax percentage between both parties had been exceeded Everything thought that after the meeting of President Leonel Fernandez with hotel investors…

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Brazil still in the world’s top ten Congresses

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Brazil still in the world’s top ten Congresses

Brazil holds for the fourth consecutive year among the top ten destinations for the realization of international fairs and Congresses of the world, one more example of the important role that the country plays in the celebration of international congresses and events… Brazil holds for the fourth consecutive year among the top ten destinations for…

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Tourists in Peru spend 15% more

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Tourists in Peru spend 15% more

The tourist expenditure grew in the first quarter of 2011 in Peru 15% in relation to the same period of the previous year, until totaling 715 million of dollars. The arrival of tourists was 22 percent higher in the first three months of this year… The tourist expenditure grew in the first quarter of 2011…

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Dominican Ministries set position on use of Catalina and La Saona Islands

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Dominican Ministries set position on use of Catalina and La Saona Islands

The tourism authorities keep the islands Catalina and La Saona as a destination for excursions, not accommodation, according to the guidelines of the Community Tourism development Plan implemented five years ago in those areas and, in line with the laws Environmental that prevent large hotel facilities, because it is a natural park, said Luis Simó,…

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Heritage of humanity: an important tourist resource for Ecuador

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Heritage of humanity: an important tourist resource for Ecuador

For the selection or election of a UNESCO heritage site the procedure is as follows, each UN member country (United Nations Organization) carries out an inventory with all the sites considered important for its culture and nature. This list is sent to two international organizations dedicated to the preservation of culture: the International Union for…

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Knowing the orcas or the orcas getting to us? Real history: Patagonia Argentina?

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Knowing the orcas or the orcas getting to us? Real history: Patagonia Argentina?

Always said to relate directly to tourism is to delve into every corner, in every place, where dreams, utopias and people who have different visions, relationships… that interact even with issues that for the vast majority of human beings ” “may seem extreme and/or out of context. And I can assure you: there are these…

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Ecotourism: Austere model of conservation

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Ecotourism: Austere model of conservation

Tourism is considered an alternative for growth in the economy of the countries, as a result have diversified markets and therefore services that are satisfying a demand in the tourist segments. Due to the trends, today we can find segments as common as the sun and beach, business, cultural, among others, and others a little…

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Ecotourism and conservation

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Ecotourism and  conservation

Tourism is considered an alternative for growth in the economy of the countries, as a result have diversified markets and therefore services that are satisfying a demand in the tourist segments. Due to the trends, today we can find segments as common as the sun and beach, business, cultural, among others, and others a little…

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First Central American meeting of Community tourism

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First Central American meeting of Community tourism

Community tourism is a form of management of the Community’s patrimonial resources of some territory, it is based on the collaborative organization of the community, on the networking and on the impulse of solidarity and democratic practices in the decision making and in the Equitable distribution of the benefits generated by the provision of tourist…

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The fallacy of the tourism student

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The fallacy of the tourism student

I am a teacher in the degree in tourism for several years and it calls my attention that this is a response that is repeated as one of the main motivations to choose the race. Nothing as wrong as this thought. According to the International Labour Organization only 4 out of every 100 professionals in…

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