ICOMOS (International Council on Monuments and Sites) Seychelles is launching an annual heritage award scheme that seeks to encourage best practices in the conservation and promotion of the islands’ built heritage. The ICOMOS Seychelles Heritage Award … April 22, 2012
LOS ANGELES, California - The Heritage Environmental Management Company (Heritage) has become one of only two environmental certification standards worldwide to be affiliated to the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), it was announced today.
Heritage’s … August 18, 2011
LOS ANGELES, CA - At the 2010 Imvelo Responsible Tourism Awards held on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 in Johannesburg, South Africa, dual-certified Heritage and Green Globe members swept the awards winning all but one category.
Mr. Greg McManus, Managing … November 17, 2010
A group of thirty-five participants from Seychelles tourism on the island of Praslin attended a two-day training workshop, on September 1-2, in preparation for the island Heritage Route project that will be launched in January next year.
The workshop … September 15, 2010
The first International Conference for Urban Heritage in the Islamic Countries, which was held in Riyadh during the period from May 23-28, 2010, has concluded its events with a number of recommendations, which were focused on the importance of preservation … June 1, 2010
Under the auspices of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, the First International Conference of Urban Heritage in the Islamic Countries (UHIC) will be launched on Sunday, May 23, at the King Faisal Hall for Conferences … May 23, 2010
The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) recently announced the establishment of the “Saudi Association for Heritage Preservation” based on the approval by the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs. The Riyadh-based association is … May 17, 2010
Several Saudi provinces will celebrate the Kingdom's urban heritage by holding various tourism and cultural events in conjunction with the first International Conference of Urban Heritage in the Islamic Countries, which will be held under the patronage … May 11, 2010
Sheikh Maktoum Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, opened KSA's (Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) wing at Dubai's Arabian Travel Market 2010 (ATM). During the opening ceremony, HH Sheikh Maktoum took a tour and viewed the different sections, which included visual … May 4, 2010
HRH Prince Sultan Bin Salman, the president of the Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities, launched the project for developing Rijal Alma as a heritage village. Rijal Alma, located in Aseer province 70 kilometers to Abha, was chosen as a part of … March 10, 2010
Travel Professionals who sell heritage tourism products and have the ear of millions of African American and other Minority travelers, will convene in Nassau, Bahamas, on April 22-25, 2010 for their eighth annual conference and trade show.
Statistics … March 2, 2010
The Travel Professionals of Color (TPOC) National Association is moving forward with exciting plans for its 8th annual conference and trade show to be held in Nassau, Bahamas, April 22–25, 2010. The TPOC Association will be meeting at the Sheraton Nassau … March 1, 2010
The Travel Professionals of Color (TPOC) National Association is moving forward with exciting plans for its 8th annual Conference and trade show to be held in Nassau, Bahamas, April 22 – 25, 2010. The TPOC Association will be meeting at the Sheraton … February 10, 2010
The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has allocated more than US$5 million to compensate the owners of archaeological sites. Dr. Ali bin Ibrahim Al Ghaban, vice president of Antiquities and Museums Affairs, stated that SCTA has already … January 13, 2010
The Saudi Commission for Tourism and Antiquities (SCTA) has officially launched the web site of the First International Conference on Urban and Architectural Heritage in Islamic countries (FCUAHIC), which will be held under the patronage of the Custodian … December 8, 2009
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will host next April (2010) the First International Conference on Urban and Architectural Heritage in Islamic Countries (FCUAHIC) at the Saudi capital of Riyadh to discuss the role of urban heritage in the cultural, social, … November 1, 2009
The Travel Professionals of Color (TPOC) National Association will authenticate Buffalo, New York as a new TPOC-approved African American Heritage Destination while meeting at the Adams Mark Buffalo Hotel on May 14 – 17, 2009.
The historic city … March 31, 2009