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12 07, 2023

Destination Assessment of Sonoma County, California

2023-08-04T04:38:21+08:00July 12th, 2023|

The Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) conducted a Destination Assessment of Sonoma County, California from February to November 2022. The Destination Assessment was led by Dr. Kelly Bricker, GSTC Vice-Chair, with the full support of Sonoma County Tourism (SCT). Sonoma County Tourism Overview Encompassing 1,575 square miles in northwestern California, Sonoma County is known [...]

10 07, 2023

İzmir Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:06:00+08:00July 10th, 2023|

İzmir Metropolitan Municipality has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Situated on the western coast of Türkiye, Izmir serves as a prominent nexus in the Aegean region. Its historical roots, seen in sites like Ephesus and Pergamon, trace back to Greek and Roman times, adding a rich layer of [...]

28 06, 2023

Andalucía Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:12:08+08:00June 28th, 2023|

Andalucía has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Andalucía is gracefully seated in the southernmost part of Spain, famous for its rich history, culture, nature and traditions. Andalucía showcases a diverse mosaic of Spain's cultural and natural landscapes, with its charming whitewashed villages, beaches and expanding olive groves. Sustainability [...]

22 06, 2023

Península Papagayo Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:17:33+08:00June 22nd, 2023|

Península Papagayo has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC)  Península Papagayo is a 1,400-acre private club and resort community located on Costa Rica's north Pacificas. This region, part sophisticated resort, part primitive playground, invites visitors to bask in its pristine beaches and marvel at its diverse ecosystems, from lush [...]

15 06, 2023

Istanbul Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:25:21+08:00June 15th, 2023|

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Directorate of Tourism has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Positioned at the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Istanbul is nestled in the northwestern corner of Türkiye. With its iconic architecture and historic Byzantine and Ottoman heritage, its pristine Bosporus waterfront, and a fusion of diverse [...]

25 05, 2023

Destination Québec cité Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:28:58+08:00May 25th, 2023|

Destination Québec cité has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Quebec City is Located in Eastern Canada. Old Québec, is a UNESCO World Heritage treasure, where you can stroll the cobblestone streets of the only fortified city north of Mexico and explore its gorgeous outdoors nearby. Home to a [...]

5 05, 2023

Austrian National Tourist Office Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:32:39+08:00May 5th, 2023|

Austrian National Tourist Office has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Nestled in the heart of Europe, Austria possesses a unique blend of natural beauty and cultural heritage that has shaped its identity over the centuries. The nation's diverse geography spans from the imposing Alpine peaks to the rolling [...]

27 04, 2023

easyJet holidays Joins Forces with GSTC to Drive Sustainable Change in Tourism Industry

2023-09-08T00:52:41+08:00April 27th, 2023|

easyJet holidays has partnered with the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) to accelerate sustainability transformation in the industry by sponsoring three GSTC Sustainable Tourism Courses for its hotel partners in Spain, Greece and Turkey. The partnership comes as a result of easyJet holidays’ commitment to supporting hotel partners to achieve  GSTC-Recognized Standards within the [...]

24 04, 2023

Oregon’s Mt. Hood Territory Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:35:59+08:00April 24th, 2023|

Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory in Clackamas County has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Oregon's Mt. Hood Territory, the Destination Organization (DMO) for Clackamas County, is located southeast of Portland. This region starts at the eternally snowy peak of Mt. Hood, spills into the farms and vineyards of the [...]

21 04, 2023

Belize Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:38:32+08:00April 21st, 2023|

Belize Tourism Board has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) The Belize Tourism Board (BTB) is a statutory body within the Ministry of Tourism that functions as a strategic partner between government and the private sector to develop, market and implement tourism programs that fulfill the emerging needs of [...]

17 04, 2023

Municipality of Baião Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:41:53+08:00April 17th, 2023|

Municipality of Baião has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Baião is situated in the Norte region of Portugal, nestled between the Douro River and Serra do Marão mountain range. Baião's history dates back to prehistoric times, with numerous archeological findings and historical landmarks throughout the region. It is [...]

6 04, 2023

Höga Kusten (The High Coast of Sweden) Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:44:01+08:00April 6th, 2023|

Höga Kusten Destinationsutveckling AB (The High Coast of Sweden) has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Sweden's High Coast is in the northern part of Europe neighboring Norway and the Gulf of Bothnia. The High Coast is a UNESCO World Heritage site, boasting the highest coastline in the world at [...]

27 03, 2023

Tourisme Montreal Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:48:39+08:00March 27th, 2023|

Tourisme Montréal has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Montréal is the largest city in Canada's Québec province, set on an island in the Saint Lawrence River. The world’s second largest francophone city after Paris, it merits the moniker ‘international’ city, a cosmopolitan center with proud roots in the past [...]

24 03, 2023

Karlskrona Kommun Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:51:47+08:00March 24th, 2023|

Karlskrona Kommun (Karlskrona Municipality) has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) ​​Karlskrona, located on the Baltic coast was founded in 1680, when Karl XI decided to build Sweden's new naval base here. More than 340 years later, the naval base remains and the well-preserved architecture and city plan impressed UNESCO, [...]

18 03, 2023

Tourism Fiji Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:54:10+08:00March 18th, 2023|

Tourism of Fiji has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) ​​Fiji is an archipelago located in the heart of the South Pacific. The country comprises over 330 islands, with Viti Levu and Vanua Levu being the two largest, housing the majority of the population. Fiji is home to a [...]

14 03, 2023

Şişli Municipality Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:56:32+08:00March 14th, 2023|

Şişli Municipality has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) ​​Şişli Municipality is one of the 39 districts of Istanbul, Türkiye. Located on the European side of the city, it is bordered by Beşiktaş to the east, Sarıyer to the north, Eyüp and Kağıthane to the west, and Beyoğlu to [...]

7 03, 2023

Montenegro Joins GSTC

2023-10-30T17:58:22+08:00March 7th, 2023|

The Ministry of Economic Development and Tourism Government of Montenegro has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) ​​The Ministry of Economic Development and Tourism of Montenegro carries out activities aimed at improving competitiveness, the investment environment and cooperation with the business community. Sustainability in Montenegro In 2016, the government [...]

1 03, 2023

Singapore becomes certified to the GSTC Destination Criteria

2023-03-06T17:43:42+08:00March 1st, 2023|

GSTC Member News Singapore becomes certified to the GSTC Destination Criteria  Singapore, 1st March 2023 – Singapore has been certified to the GSTC Destination Criteria by Vireo Srl, a GSTC-Accredited Certification Body. This reflects Singapore’s efforts and commitment in becoming a sustainable urban destination. Singapore’s achievement reflects the commitment towards the Singapore Green Plan 2030, and [...]

21 02, 2023

Marina Bay Sands becomes certified to the GSTC Industry Criteria

2023-02-28T17:20:58+08:00February 21st, 2023|

Marina Bay Sands becomes certified to the GSTC Industry Criteria for Hotels and Accommodations Singapore, 20 February 2023 – Marina Bay Sands has been certified to the GSTC Industry Criteria for Hotels by a GSTC-Accredited Certification Body. The GSTC Industry Criteria for Hotels aims to promote the best sustainable tourism practices around four main [...]

3 02, 2023

Resorts World Sentosa Joins GSTC

2023-02-03T18:32:33+08:00February 3rd, 2023|

Resorts World Sentosa has joined as a Member of the Global Sustainable Tourism Council (GSTC) Resorts World Sentosa (RWS) is a premium lifestyle destination resort located on Singapore’s resort island of Sentosa. Spanning 49 hectares, RWS is home to world-class attractions including Universal Studios Singapore, S.E.A. Aquarium, Dolphin Island and Adventure Cove Waterpark. Complementing [...]

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