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Cuc Phuong National Park again wins at World Travel Awards 2022

Cuc Phuong National Park again wins at World Travel Awards 2022

13 September 2022 Tourism News

The Cuc Phuong National Park, a famous tourist destination in the northern province of Ninh Binh, has once again been named “Asia’s Leading National Park”. This is the fourth consecutive year, the park has been honoured at the 29th World Travel Award (WTA) Asia & Oceania Gala Ceremony held recently in Ho Chi Minh City.

Torbay plans to be the UK’s top tourist destination by 2030

Torbay plans to be the UK’s top tourist destination by 2030

23 August 2022 Tourism News

Torbay has set itself a two-year target to get its tourism business back to pre-Covid levels and add millions of pounds to the amount visitors pump into the economy. The targets are part of a new Destination Management Plan designed to make Torbay the UK’s premier visitor destination by 2030

UNWTO and UNESCO to organise first World Conference on Tourism & Culture

UNWTO and UNESCO to organise first World Conference on Tourism & Culture

Officials at the UNWTO and UNESCO have announced the first World Conference on Tourism & Culture. The event will bring together, for the first time, ministers of tourism and ministers of culture from around the world, experts and stakeholders from both sectors to explore new models of partnership. The event will take place in Siem Reap, Cambodia, from February 4th-6th next year.

UNESCO commends Canadian governments

UNESCO commends Canadian governments

27 June 2013 Press Release Tourism News Organisations & Operators

In its review of Canada’s Nomination of Pimachiowin Aki for World Heritage Status, the World Heritage Committee of the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) deferred final decisions until the next World Heritage Committee meeting.  UNESCO pointed to “fundamental issues” in the evaluation process that prevented them from recognising the value of “the indissoluble bonds that exist in some places between culture and nature.”