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Cultural Tourism Sustains Communities and Living Heritage

6 days ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

The third cultural tourism conference organized jointly between the World Tourism Organization and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization concluded today in Istanbul, Turkey. Participants declared their support for cultural tourism as a driver for safeguarding living heritage, catalyzing creativity in cities, and spreading tourism's socioeconomic benefits to all.
A key conclusion from the conference was the need for a clear and strong link between tourism, culture and local community stakeholders. Cultural tourism policies and strategies must consider the...
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Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism

Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism

6 days ago   |   By Travel and Tour World

Kenya is diversifying its unique tourism products and tapping on cultural tourism as a key product. During addressing the 3rd edition of the UNWTO/UNESCO World Conference on Tourism and Culture in Istanbul, Turkey, Tourism and Wildlife Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala said that this is done via conservation, preservation and protection of the country's rich culture and heritage while involving the local communities.
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