Assembly of European Regions – Cultural Tourism Initiative

Assembly of European Regions Cultural Tourism Initiative http://www.aer.eu/main-issues/culture/cult-tourism.html "Setting out for new horizons - European Regions develop cultural tourism" AER`s Cultural Tourism Initiative started in May 2008 with an introductory seminar that illustrated, how regions, through the preservation of their cultural heritage, can reinforce local identities, promote tourism, and economic growth. A second seminar was … Continue reading Assembly of European Regions – Cultural Tourism Initiative

UNESCO – Cultural Tourism definition

To create a discerning type of tourism that takes account of other people’s cultures http://portal.unesco.org/culture/en/ev.php-URL_ID=36700&URL_DO=DO_TOPIC&URL_SECTION=201.html It is a well-known fact that tourism can be a deadly foe as much as a firm friend in the matter of development. Considering the economic might of the tourist industry—now regarded as the biggest in the world ahead of … Continue reading UNESCO – Cultural Tourism definition