The 1st National Ecotourism Congress was celebrated in November, 2016, in Daimiel, Villa Real; it was organised by the Secretary of State for Tourism, the National Parks Autonomous Agency and the City Council of Daimiel, with the cooperation of the Junta of Communities of Castille-La Mancha, the Ecotourism Club in Spain and the Tourism Association […]
Maybe this statement is not really clear at first glance. When this Club was first created, individual businesses started to join in; over time and after several group meetings, training activities and promotion actions, these start to meet other members of the Club. The goal is to create a positive synergy so that different businesses […]
Today, Tuesday 27th of September 2016, is World Tourism Day. This year’s motto is “Tourism for Everyone.” World Tourism Day aims to make the international community more aware of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, politic and economical value. As stated on the World Tourism Organisation website, the goal for 2016 is to […]
In the year 2015, and after being accepted in the Tourism Product Club of the Spanish Biosphere Reserve, Lanzarote’s Biosphere Reserve Office became part of TUREBE, which results in one more step taken towards encouraging ecotourism in Lanzarote. What is TUREBE? In the year 2009, with funding from the Program for Innovative Business Group (IBG) […]
While on holidays, having a respectful behaviour with our destination of choice contributes to the preservation of its environment. If you choose to visit Lanzarote, the Biosphere Reserve Office recommends you to follow a series of simple dos and don’ts to make your experience more satisfactory and coherent with the principles stated by UNESCO’s Man […]
The Canary Islands are included in the Mediterranean Basin as one of the thirty-four most interesting hotspots in the world. This term, coined by environmentalist Norman Myers, refers to the places in the planet where we can find the largest number of endemic species, unique to that area, and whose natural habitat is endangered or […]
The second edition of the course “Sustainable Tourism Products in Lanzarote’s Biosphere Reserve” will take place at the end of November. As you know, attendance is mandatory for all of the businesses currently in the process of joining the Tourism Product Club of Lanzarote’s Biosphere Reserve. The details of the course are as follows: Days: […]
The Autonomous Organism of National Parks has organised an interesting course about Finance and Commercialisation of ecotourism and local products. It will take place in Segovia, from the 3rd to the 5th of November.
The new website from our colleges at Lanzarote’s Sustainable Lodgings Group
Congratulations to our colleges of the Island Council of Lanzarote’s Environment Department and the entities that helped achieve the admission and international recognition of Lanzarote and the Chinijo Archipelago in the Global Geoparks Network.