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Parque del Agua Luis Bruñel
imageThe Green Globe certified Zaragoza Parque del Agua Luis Buñuel (Water Park Luis Buñuel) sits on the former site of Expo 2008, and is a beautiful example of repurposing public space. Check out this short video to discover the recreational activities and how they maintain this green, clean corner of‪ Zaragoza City in ‪Spain

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Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, Aruba named in Top 25 Hotels Worldwide
imageGreen Globe certified Bucuti & Tara Resort in Aruba has been named #8 in Trip Advisors' Top 25 Hotels - World. The hotel resort is one of the most sustainable resorts on the planet holding numerous awards for its environmental achievements, social commitments and quality serivce.

GREEN GLOBE MEMBERS


Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa: Eco-friendly Initiatives in Kuwait
imageThe idyllic Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa is located in the Messilah beach district on the south coast of Kuwait city. According to guest feedback, 11% of visitors choose to stay at Jumeirah Messilah Beach Hotel & Spa specifically because it is environmentally friendly.

Cinnamon Bey Beruwala Steams Ahead With New Initiatives
Cinnamon Bey Beruwala is one of the largest resorts along the southern coastline of Sri Lanka. Christine Chevalaz, General Manager at the resort said, “We are targeting our hotel to become a leader in hospitality and green initiatives.”

Excellence Award for Direct Tourism Services for Atlantis Submarines
Following a string of successes and international certifications, Atlantis Submarines now adds another Business Excellence Award for Direct Tourism Services from the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association.

SUSTAINABLE TOURISM


Talking point: Time to invest in energy efficient equipment
Since the 1st of July 2016, the EU’s Energy Labelling and Ecodesign Directives now apply for commercial catering equipment as well as domestic appliances
Sustainable tourism destinations measured
UNWTO Network of Observatories meets to discuss the measurement of sustainable tourism at destination level
Wake-up call: climate change is serious threat to our heritage
As the Unesco World Heritage Committee convenes in Istanbul, a recent report by the organisation highlights sites under threat from global warming
Environmental protection could help safeguard EU tourism sector
Environmental preservation and the promotion of sustainable practices could help safeguard Europe's tourism sector, writes Cláudia Monteiro De Aguiar.

INTERNATIONAL NEWS


Golden Green Globe voor Hotels van Oranje/Beachclub O
Noordwijk - De Hotels van Oranje en Beachclub O. hebben voor het vijfde jaar op rij het Green Globe Certificaat uitgereikt gekregen en zijn hierdoor toegelaten tot het exclusieve Golden Green Globe netwerk.
1,78 Millionen deutsche TUI Gäste pro Jahr buchen nachhaltige Hotels
Immer mehr deutsche Urlauber legen Wert auf ein grünes Hotel und immer mehr Hoteliers erkennen diesen Trend und investieren in die Nachhaltigkeit ihrer Anlagen
New incentives announced to stimulate tourism from Gulf states
Jordan's Ministry of Tourism has introduced a package of measures and incentives to promote and facilitate tourism to the Kingdom from Gulf Arab states, according to the Jordan Tourism Board (JTB).
Tourist arrivals 'to cross 3mn this year'
As part of the strategy, Qatar wants to boost the number of international, non-regional tourists travelling to the country and promote sustainable tourism.

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  • Hamburg Convention Bureau GmbH, Germany
  • Qbic Hotel Amsterdam WTC, Netherlands
  • Hotel Glärnischhof, Switzerland
  • Mövenpick Resort & Spa Dead Sea, Jordan
  • Mövenpick Resort Petra, Jordan
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