Focusing on Sustainability

July 1, 2011 No Comments » - Adds to wonderful sustainability principles by building on a destination’s, its to emphasize the distinctiveness of its locale and benefit visitor and resident alike.

Tourism Synergistic. All the elements work together to create a tourist experience that is richer than the sum of its parts, appealing to visitors with diverse interests.

It involves the community. Local businesses and civic groups join to provide a distinctive, authentic visitor experience.

It informs both visitors and hosts. Residents discover their own heritage by learning that things they take for granted may be interesting to outsiders. As local people develop pride and skill in showing off their locale, tourists get more out of their visit.

It benefits residents economically. Travel businesses hire local workers, and use local services, products, and supplies. When community members understand the benefits of tourism, they take responsibility for destination stewardship.

It supports integrity of place. Destination-savvy travellers seek out businesses that emphasize the character of the locale. In return, local stakeholders who receive economic benefits appreciate and protect the value of those assets.

It means great trips. Enthusiastic visitors bring home new knowledge. Their stories encourage friends and relatives to experience the same thing, which brings continuing business for the destination.

Wonderful sustainability is also about creating a place in which both locals and tourists are free to enjoy the area’s local landscapes. It generates an experience which brings together the local landscape, the local community and its visitors, all of whom have different interests in the earth’s formations.

Komodo National Park (KNP) was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1986. KNP is an area with a World heritage of significance, with a coherent and strong management structure and where a sustainable economic development strategy.

Let’s explore Komodo National Park and Happy Green Travels!

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