Thursday 24 February 2011
Meet us at ITB Berlin 9-13 March 2011
The Blue Yonder will be exihibiting at Hall 4.1/201 showcasing our holidays and new experiences for the coming season. Our colleagues Sandra Wels and Gopinath Parayil (Gopi) will be glad to meet up with you. We have some more slots available for appointments. Kindly write to Sandra (at) theblueyonder (dot) com for more details.
This year is also special for The Blue Yonder because we are the official sustainable tourism partner of ITB Berlin. Gopi will also be talking at the ITB Congress on a panel discussing the topic “The CSR Conscious Tourist: Marginal or High-Potential?”. Listen to our views at 1600 on 10th March 2011, which is also incidentally ITB CSR day.
As in previous years, we will be taking the lead to organize Responsible Tourism networking on the 11th of March 2011. 1630 will saw the launch of presentation of five inspiring stories from destination.
The VESTAS 2011 nominations will be presented at ITB at 1800, showcasing the 'best of the best' certified or prize-winning sustainable tourism destinations and businesses in Europe. Participants will be shown a map of best practice in sustainable/responsible tourism, highlighted by experts from the Ecotrans Network for Sustainable Tourism Development. The Blue Yonder is also a partner in launching this award worldwide.
1900 will see the launch of Responsible Tourism Networking event.